Inter-University Programme for Female Scholars

ProFiL Mentoring

Inter-University Programme for Female Scholars Preparing for a Professorship September 2022 to October 2023

The ProFiL Programme for female researchers pursuing a professorship is successfully run by Freie Universität Berlin, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin and Technische Universität Berlin since 2004. ProFiL supports high-achieving female researchers in the further development of their careers and prepares them for the future leadership tasks of a professor. From 2019, as a result of the successful consortium proposal within the Excellence Strategy, the three cooperating universities together with the Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, as Berlin University Alliance, can substantially extend the number of programme participants and can offer an English programme line”....  read more>>


1. strengthened career motivation and improved career planning

2. preparation for appointment procedures in Germany and in selected international higher education systems

3. development of management, leadership and strategic competencies

4. conveyance of in-depth knowledge of structures, processes and the rules of the game in academia

5. expanded network within the scientific community and in further relevant fields

6. training and guidance of female international participants in English

Press Release Call for Applications 16th ProFiL Round

Pressemitteilung Ausschreibung 16. ProFiL-Durchgang


Dorothea Jansen
Head of the ProFiL Programme
Tel.: (030) 314-29304 · Fax: (030) 314-28966

Dr. Antje Dallmann
Coordinator of the English programme line
Tel.: (030) 314-70151 · Fax: (030) 314-28966

ProFiL Programme
Technische Universität Berlin, KAI 2-1
Kaiserin-Augusta-Allee 104-106, 10553 Berlin

Participating Institutions