Although there are positive signs of change, working conditions for postdocs in Germany remain difficult. Andreas Keller, director of the GEW explains exactly where the problems lie and what changes still need to be made.
Rostock is one of the success stories from the former East Germany and has managed to attract industry and manufacturing back to the town.
Which scholarships and funding programmes for postdocs are available in Germany? And under what circumstances are they granted? An overview.