Dual Career Service
Getting off to a Good Start in Heidelberg
The Dual Career Service provides extensive information and counseling to support the partners and families of newly-hired professors and postdoctoral researchers at Heidelberg University. It is part of the university’s successful Institutional Strategy within the Excellence Initiative of the federal and state governments. [More...]
Searching and Applying for Jobs
Heidelberg is an attractive location for academics and both the city and the surrounding area are home to numerous employers in finance, private industry and civil service. The extensive and efficient public transportation network enables commuters to reach neighboring cities and communities easily.
Child Care and Schools
It can be important to learn about possible day care facilities or schools during the application process or before moving to Heidelberg. The Heidelberg University's Service for families is able to help you in these topics.
Living in and around Heidelberg
The university town of Heidelberg as well as the Rhine-Neckar Metropolitan Area offer a high quality of life. This is added to by a broad spectrum of cultural events and institutions as well as leisure activities.
In order to be able to provide optimal support to dual career couples at Heidelberg University, Ruperto Carola's Dual Career Service is active in networks on various levels in order to create and make use of synergies.