Research at RUB

Are you interested in a research stay at the faculty? Here you can get all the information. You will also find an overview of the chairs at our faculty.

The faculty of Social Science welcomes international researchers interested in conducting their research at the Ruhr-University Bochum. In case you have any questions please contact our Erasmus+ coordinator. The International Office also provides support for international researchers. Follow the link for more information.


Sarah Zurek

Room: GD 1/161
Phone: +49 (0)234 32-22966
Consultation hours by appointment

RUB Research School

RUB Research School supports doctoral and postdoctoral researchers in their research projects, for example with advice and guidance, research related training and career events. In addition, international research projects are financially supported. Within this framework, visiting professors can also receive funding. Further information can be found on the Research School website.

Marie Jahoda Fellowship-Programm

The Marie Jahoda Fellowship-Programm is organised by the Marie Jahoda Center for International Gender Studies. The aim is to promote international exchange on research and teaching in the field of gender studies as well as the establishment of sustainable international cooperation. Follow the link for more information.

Research Stays of Faculty members