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Information on the Selection and Recruitment Process

At CAU, we want to achieve excellence in teaching, research and transfer. To achieve this, we are looking for excellently qualified and motivated employees, whom we recruit in fair and transparent selection and hiring processes.
A brief overview of the selection and hiring process at CAU can be found on this page.

More About the Application Process

After submitting your application, you will receive an e-mail confirming receipt of your application and, if required, you will be informed about the current processing status of your application. Please understand that this process takes some time.

We receive numerous applications every day, which are reviewed by several offices at CAU before you receive feedback.

If all requirements are met and you appear to be particularly suitable in comparison with others, we will invite you to a personal interview.

After the interviews have been conducted, an evaluation is carried out by the department issuing the advertisement, which must be submitted to the representation of interest for participation.

At the end of the selection process, after renewed participation and approval of the relevant staff council, the equal opportunit representative and the representative for severely disabled persons, the applicant to be hired receives a commitment from the Human Resources Department for the advertised position. Earlier verbal information of the department is always subject to approval by the representative body.

Detailed information on CAU's selection and hiring process, can be found here.


After Successful Application: More About the Recruitment Process

Once you have received your employment contract, we welcome you as a new colleague with us at CAU and ask that you familiarize yourself with our Code of Conduct.

If important documents for your employment are still missing, you will be informed of this by your institute to be hired or by your personell administrator through the cover letter with the employment contract.

Your employment contract and its provisions are subject to the Higher Education Act (HSG) and the collective bargaining agreement of the federal states (TV-L).

For payment of your remuneration, you will find all relevant documents under Forms on the homepage of the Human Resources Department.

You can find your contact person in the Human Resources Department here.

You can find more information about working at CAU via the quicklinks. In particular, we would like to draw your attention to our Welcome Service and Family Service.

If you are a researcher interested in learning more about selection and hiring processes related to HRS4R as well as working at CAU, you can find more information by following this link.

Would you like to apply for a job with us? Then you will find our current job advertisements below.

You will find the English tender texts - if available - in the associated PDF file.

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