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