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Fair working conditions and an inspiring work environment constitute the foundation for success and professional satisfaction at the University of Potsdam. This is why we provide a range of resources that support the planning and development of a positive career and lifetime. These resources include pay and benefits in line with collective wage agreements, the design of a pleasant workplace, and numerous offers of support for individual challenges, such as balancing work and family life.

Learn more about our campuses, connections to the public transit network, and gastronomy at the UP, Berlin-Brandenburg as a region for science and innovation, and the cultural offerings of Potsdam.

Essential information about the collective wage agreement for public service in the German states, regulations governing working hours and vacation time, employee pensions and special benefits.

Our human resources department offers several points of contact. Find out here about staff administration and statutory staff representatives.

You are important to us! That’s why we want to support you in maintaining and improving your health. Here’s an overview of offers and contact persons at the UP.

Learn more about our institutions and services related to family, health, equality and equal opportunity, support for young academics, transfer, media, and international affairs.

Do you want to do more than just work here? Do you want to actively shape the profile of the UP? Learn more about forms of participation and committees for university co-design and co-determination.

There’s always something to experience here! Learn more about the central university events at the UP.