RUB » Welcome to Professional Development Office!


Dr. Martina Schmohr
SH 1/145
Tel.: 32 - 2 88 50

Welcome to Professional Development Office!

Human resources development for academia, technology, and management, all from a single source – this is what we stand for as the internal training and guidance service for Ruhr-Universität Bochum.
How we perceive our services:
Employees of RUB actively contribute to the development of our service offerings and development process – you are the experts in your particular professional environment. We recognize and incorporate this valuable source of knowledge into our work.
Our goal:
We aim to support you as managers and employees of the university in internal change processes – with a wide-ranging training program as well as custom tailored measures and individual coaching and counseling services.

Our annually updated training program includes offerings:

  • for managers
  • for academics
  • for lecturers
  • in career planning for early career researchers

Interested in participating in our training sessions? You can find information on registration here

Through our services we provide:

  • Staff development support for research and management teams in the areas of change processes and curricular reform
  • Advice on and support with the development, design, and implementation of equal opportunity policies
  • Guidance for teachers on issues related to academic education methods and innovative teaching projects
  • Coaching for professors

Are you new to RUB?

Please contact the RUB Welcome Center. Information for new employees can be found in the welcome package.