With each appointment, Ruhr University Bochum shapes education and research. Consequently, Ruhr University understands and appreciate the importance of appointment procedures. In order to make sure that all applicants are aware of what is expected of them, Ruhr University keeps appointment procedures consistent and transparent and ensure a speedy and diligent finalisation of the process. In all phases of the appointment procedure, Ruhr University is at hand to answer the applicants’ questions. In our endeavours to build a shared future, we mentor and support prospective professors from day one.