Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions.


Please submit your application via our application management system.
Alternatively, it is also possible to send your application documents in one pdf file by e-mail or by regular mail.
Please send your application (including the usual documents such as resume, references, etc.) by the application deadline.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our Recruiting Office.
Human Resources
- Recruiting Office (PA 4)
Phone: 06131/39-28602 or -27346
E-mail: karriere@uni-mainz.de

As a rule, your application will first be collected by Human Resources and then made available to the department/faculty advertising the position. You will receive a confirmation once we have received your application. Since many people are usually involved in the pre-selection and interview process, the procedure may take some time. You are welcome to call the contact person mentioned on the job posting for more information on the current status of the procedure.
Unfortunately, Johannes Gutenberg University is unable to reimburse travel expenses.
Protecting your personal information throughout the entire application process is important to us. Therefore, we are committed to making our application process as safe as possible for you.
Here you can find JGU’s information on data protection during the application process.