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PhD program – encouraging and challenging people to reach a common goal!

PhD program at thyssenkrupp Steel

The success of our company hinges on our know-how. It forms the basis for our winning market solutions – and we are constantly enhancing it.

To ensure we maintain our competitive edge in the future we encourage brilliant and innovative minds, in particular through the PhD program at our company.

If you are intending to write your PhD thesis on a practical subject which is also relevant for thyssenkrupp Steel Europe, we would be pleased to support you.

A PhD position (m/f/other) will give you the opportunity to conduct intensive research into new topics and gain deeper knowledge that will facilitate your subsequent career entry while providing you with optimum support through integration into the corresponding specialist departments.

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thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG

Kaiser-Wilhelm-Strasse 100

47166 Duisburg, Germany

+49 (0)203 52-0

If you are interested in starting a PhD project with us, please apply either directly for one of our advertised PhD positions or send us an unsolicited PhD program application: Describe your topic and where you see added value for thyssenkrupp Steel. We will then discuss your application with the relevant experts. Whichever route you decide to take, together we will find the right solution for you – from the initial idea to the publication of your masterpiece.

Advertised PhD program positions

Unfortunately, we no longer have any free PhD program positions for the current fiscal year.

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