Postdoctoral Lecture Qualification

The postdoctoral lecture qualification at the Department of Informatics is a recognition of an outstanding talent for research and teaching (teaching admission) in the specialist field of Informatics.

Prerequisites for a postdoctoral lecture qualification is a doctorate at a German university or a university of equal rank or an equivalent academic degree from a foreign university, as well as at least two years of service in the specialist field of Informatics after having achieved the doctorate.

The application for admission to the postdoctorate lecture qualification is to be submitted in writing at the Deanery of the Department of Informatics. The decision made on the postdoctorate lecture qualification is based on the following qualifications:

  • a doctoral thesis (usually in the German language)
  • a scientific lecture in the German language and a follow-up colloquium, and
  • a course related to the subject or course of study.



The following forms and documents can only be downloaded from inside the Department of Informatics and the Science Centre of Informatics (FZI).

Formulare und Dokumente zur Habilitation
  Name Date Size
DOC HabilKollThemen.doc 2013-10-21 12:31 22.5 KB
PDF HabilZulassGesuch.doc 2013-10-21 12:31 25.5 KB
PDF Habilitationsordnung_1999.pdf 2023-09-27 13:35 889.95 KB
DOC Habilitationsordnung_2022.pdf 2023-09-27 13:35 175.84 KB