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Doctoral networks and information

European Council of Doctoral Candidates and Junior Researchers International federation of 32 national organisations of PhD candidates from 32 countries of the European Union
THESIS Interndisciplinary network for doctoral students and PostDocs in Germany
Stipendienlotse Scholarship portal of the German Ministry of Education and Research Career portal for science and research Information and consulting for academic careers
Research in Germany - Land of Ideas Central information platform of the initiative to "Promote Innovation and Research in Germany" by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Key contact points for doctoral students at the faculty and at the University

Examination Office of the Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources For all formal aspects of your PhD (admission, submission etc.)
International Graduate Academy (IGA)
Central service department of the University of Freiburg for all questions concerning doctoral studies
Graduate School "Environment, Society and Global Change" Structured PhD programme at the Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources

University of Freiburg

Campus management Manage your administrative matters (registration for a new semester, registration for exams, certificates, etc.)
My account Manage your user details (passwords, email addresses, etc)
Studentenwerk Homepage of the Studentenwerk Freiburg, with lots of useful information for students
Service Center "International Admissions and Services" Service center of the University for international students (e.g. for matriculation)
Faculty library Homepage of the Library of the Faculty of Environment and Natural Resources (in German)
Uni sports Link to the sport offers for students (in German)
FreiDok plus You can publish and search for publications and research data.

Job search

Academia Largest social networking site for academics with postings for jobs in research and higher education all over the world
Academics Jobs in research and higher education in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and other countries
ATSAF ATSAF-newsletter. It includes many job offers from the fields of agriculture and forestry. You can subscribe free of cost (in German)
Bonn sustainability portal Portal of 150 Bonn-based national and international organizations addressing topics related to sustainable development
Earthworks Job opportunities in Earth-related fields
Engagement Global Network platform providing job opportunities, information, education and financial support for organizations and initiatives active in development
EURAXESS Network for European researchers in the US, China and Japan
Faktor N Sustainability portal for students (in German)
Forestry jobs Forestry jobs worldwide
GAIN German Academic International Network (mostly in German)
Greenjobs US Jobs in environemntal sciences (mostly US)
Greenjobs Ireland Jobs in environemntal sciences (mostly Ireland and UK)
Greenjobs Germany Jobs in environemntal sciences in Germany (in German)
Greenwaves Many links for jobs in the field of Ecology
UNDP Job vacancies at the United Nations Development Programme
UNEP Job vacancies at the United Nations Environment Programme
Learning for Sustainability Sustainability portal including job offers
Low-carbon jobs Jobs related to low-carbon initiatives
Nature jobs Science jobs and vacancies
Research Gate Jobs vacant in science and research all over the world with a focus on the private sector but also within academia
Stopdodo Global portal for environmental jobs & resumes
SCB jobs Job portal from the Society of Conservation Biology
Wissenschaftsladen Bonn You can subscribe here in order to recive a collection of all environment related job offers in Germany once a month. Reduced fees for students (in German)

Other useful links

Housing possibilities List of different accomodation options for students in Freiburg (from the Studentenwerk)
WG Gesucht Excellent portal for shared-flat search in Germany
Zypresse Local small adds (in German)