The profession of academic manager is growing in significance: they manage, control and organise the universities and research institutions. However, in many places, they must still fight for recognition.
Development engineers are problem-solvers. They work out why something does not work and make it work again.
Those who do a doctorate improve their chances on the work market. A doctorate can open doors and have a positive impact on the salary.
Research consultants work in research without the professional risks of a career in academia. The opportunities are often more diverse and promising.
It is only possible to understand higher education in the US in light of the intensified concentration of wealth in the country during the last thirty years.
Structured doctoral programmes offer a fixed curriculum with individual support, defined duration and regular funding. The choices in Germany are numerous - an overview.
Will I need a visa to be allowed into Germany? And what will I need to consider when it comes to work and residence permits, if I want to work in Germany?