Division 4.3 - Career DevelopmentThilo Vogel
The Division of Career Development belongs to the Department of Research and Career in RWTH Aachen Central University Administration. The division supports scientists with their career development.
We offer programs and individual advising and coaching services for the respective target groups. Our goal is to support doctoral candidates, post docs, junior researchers, and professors in developing their skills and abilities and to use them to shape the future. Our services our bundled into different competence centers and programs:
Career Counceling for Researchers
Center for Professional Leadership
The Center for Professional Leadership (CPL) offers programs for various target groups and faculty at different career stages. We support skills development in a number of career-relevant areas of competence.
With our Program for Researchers and Leaders, we support postdocs and science managers by offering seminars and workshops on topics such as leadership and management, networking, strategic career planning, and preparation for appointment processes.
Individual Mentoring and Coaching for Advanced Talents supplements the Program for Researchers and Leaders and is targeted at junior research group leaders and postdocs with honors and scholarships. We assist them in their career development and with attaining thier individual goals.
The Program for Professors is specifically designated for professors at RWTH Aachen. We offer internal and external coaching and further education opportunities to further develop your management and leadership skills.
Center for Doctoral Studies
The Center for Doctoral Studies (CDS) is the central office for extracurricular qualifications for doctoral candidates. The CDS offers all doctoral candidates a comprehensive seminar program for expanding their transferable skills. As proof of all your achieved qualifications during your doctoral studies, the CDS issues you a doctorate supplement, that is given to you with your doctorate diploma. The CDS accompanies the Forum for Female Doctoral Candidates, a forum for supporting young female researchers at RWTH Aachen.
Career Advising for Researchers
The development of your own career is extremely important no matter what phase of your academic career you are in. Aside from targeted career advising and mentoring from superiors the RWTH Aachen Division of Career Development offers its researchers an individual conversation to orient themselves in their personal career development.
Femtec Career Building Program
Femtec.Network is a joint career program from eleven partners who aim at preparing women from engineering and the natural sciences from the nine participating universities for management positions.
Barbara Göbbels M. A.
|Phone: +49 241 80 99525
|Center for Professional Leadership (CPL)|
Dipl.-Ing. Dagmar Grübler
|Phone: +49 241 80 99120
|Center for Doctoral Studies (CDS)|
Doris Frank M. A.
|Phone: +49 241 80 94042
|Veranstaltungsmanagement & Controlling|
|Juliane Mühlenbruch||Phone: +49 241 80 99119
|Veranstaltungsmanagement & Sekretariat|
|Arnt Stöber||Phone: +49 241 80 94413
|Aktivitäten in der Personalentwicklung|
|Katrin Bardow M. A.||Phone: +49 241 80 99118
|Dipl.-Betriebsw. Odile Clavery||Phone: +49 241 80 99524
|Dipl.-Kff. Alexandra Panofen||Phone: +49 241 80 99526
|Phone: +49 241 80 99121
|Melina Loosen||Phone: +49 241 80 94413
|Michèle Christin Podkowa||Phone: +49 241 80 99154
|Susanne Saar||Phone: +49 241 80 99154