Employment Opportunities and Stipends

Employment Opportunities at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law

Below please find information regarding current employment opportunities at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Freiburg i. Br. Unless otherwise stipulated, please submit any applications for open positions to:

Max-Planck-Institut für ausländisches
und internationales Strafrecht
Günterstalstr. 73
79100 Freiburg i.Br. / Germany

Several doctoral research positions by the Max Planck Society (1365 EUR/month) for research topics in the areas of criminal law and criminology


– within the framework of the International Max Planck Research School for Comparative Criminal Law (IMPRS CC) –

Application information

Further information [in German]

– For more entries click on the German version

Unsolicited applications

In addition to the positions advertised above, unsolicited applications for research positions are always welcome.... [more]

I-REF: Student Interns and Rechtsreferendare (Lawyers-in-Training)

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Stipends at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law


In fostering individual research projects, the Max Planck Society offers researchers the possibility of obtaining a scholarship to help support their research at the Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law in Germany. Further details and information on the value of these scholarships and on the application procedure can be found on a separate web page.

Jobs and Stipends Pool (Other Institutions): Criminology and Criminal Law

Below you will find a mutual "bulletin board" shared by several criminological institutes and institutions. If you are interested in one or more of the open positions, please contact the corresponding institute(s) directly.

The following institutes and institutions make postings on the job exchange:

  • Bayerisches Landeskriminalamt: Kriminologische Forschungsgruppe der Bayerischen Polizei
  • Kriminologisches Forschungsinstitut Niedersachsen e.V.
  • Universität Heidelberg: Institut für Kriminologie
  • Universität Konstanz: Juristische Fakultät
  • Universität Trier: Lehrstuhl für Strafrecht, Strafprozessrecht und Kriminologie einschließlich Strafvollzugs- und Jugendrecht
  • Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität: Institut für Kriminalwissenschaften, Abteilung IV

25.02.2015: Junior Researcher for the Project "Frame" at the European Inter-University Centre for Human Rights and Democratisation (EIUC) in Venice / Italy


Application deadline: 19 April 2015

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23.02.2015: Junior Research Group Leaders (EG 14 TV-H) at the University of Kassel


Application deadline: 22 April 2015

Reference no.: 24918

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17.12.2014: Postdoctoral and PhD positions for a new Research Group: Financialization | Department 'Resilience and Transformation in Eurasia' of the Max Planck Institute for Social Anthropology in Halle/Saale


led by Chris Hann and Don Kalb, starting on 1st October 2015 (subject to agreement, individual projects may also begin on 1st January 2016 or 1st April 2016)

Application deadline: 30 April 2015

Further information

– For more entries click on the German version


International Graduate Academy, University of Freiburg

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German Chancellor Fellowship for Prospective Leaders, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation

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"Lichtenberg Professorships," Volkswagen Foundation

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  • Last update: 16 Mar. 2015
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