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Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts Baden-Württemberg: Mathilde Planck Contract Lectureships (MPL)
National Conference of Policy Officers for Gender Equality at the Universities of Applied Sciences in Baden- Württemberg and the Cooperative State University in Baden-Württemberg
73732 Esslingen (Neckar)
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The Programme offers working women the opportunity to qualify for professorship by teaching at a Baden Württemberg university of applied sciences, college of art or music or at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW). The application is to be sent to the selected institution of higher education. With the Programme the Land strives to increase the percentage of female professors. 100 to 150 stipends or contract lectureships are awarded each semester. They are worth the monthly sum of about EUR 550 and include a maximum teaching load of four hours per week and semester. The Land funds the lectureships, while the single higher-education institutions may bear the travel costs.
working women with particular competence in scientific or artistic work and a higher-education degree wishing to qualify for professorship by teaching at a Baden Württemberg university of applied sciences, college of art or music or at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW)
- higher-education degree
- particular competence in academic or artistic work, generally established by completion of a doctorate or evidenced by artistic work or
- at least two years of professional experience outside the higher-education sector and a specific doctoral research project
Number of Scholarships
100 to 150 grants per semester
Teaching appointments within the scope of the programme are limited to a maximum of four semesters.
Remuneration for the lectureship is of EUR 2,380 per semester at most, that is, a maximum of EUR 4,760 per annum.
application forms and further information on the application procedure here
- The deadline for application at universities of applied sciences and colleges of art or music is 1 March for the summer semester and 15 September for the winter semester of each year at the latest.
- The deadline for application at the Baden-Württemberg Cooperative State University (DHBW) requires applications to be submitted in due time before the start of the lectureship.
- higher-education degree obtained from a state-recognized institution
- particular competence in academic or artistic work or at least two years of professional experience outside the higher-education sector
- After completion of the stipend, appointment to professorship must be an option.
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