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Information on Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (the German law concerning academic fixed-term contracts)

UnbenanntThe Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG) has been regulating working conditions in academia in Germany since 2007. Now, a reform is planned and the debate is heated. The German Scholars Organization (GSO) has published WissZeitVG in a nutshell in its Facts and Tools section, with a summary of the current discussion and links to info in English and German.