Course Overview:


RWTH Research Manager



  • Target group
    Academic staff at RWTH who can prove they work and have their key focus in science management
  • Format
    In-person sessions with mandatory attendance
  • Duration
    7 months
  • Start
    May 9, 2023
  • Scope
    Participants have to complete five modules lasting 2 full days each and a course-related knowledge transfer task involving two additional discussion and presentation sessions. All five modules and the transfer task are mandatory, as is participants' attendance in the presentation sessions.
  • Location
    Classrooms at the PEZ, Kackertstrasse 9, 52072 Aachen
  • Certificate
    Course participants who have completed all 5 modules with an attendance record of at least 80 percent and who have completed the knowledge transfer assignment and attended both presentation dates will receive a certificate of participation.
  • Costs
    This course is free for academic staff members of RWTH.

    Participants from external institutions, such as affiliated institutes, Uniklinik RWTH Aachen, Forschungszentrum Jülich, RWTH International Academy gGmbH, Innovation GmbH, Campus GmbH, non-university research institutions, etc., can only take part if there are extra places left and they must pay a participation fee. This fee depends on the costs of the event and must be requested in each individual case.
  • Registration
    Registration for the course is still open until April 4, 2023 via the following website (please scroll down to the bottom of the website).
    When registering, we require your current curriculum vitae, a list of your current key tasks and activities concerning research management, and a brief letter of motivation explaining why participation in the certificate course would be helpful for your work in research management.
  • Contact
    If you would like further details or have some questions, please get in touch with:
    Dipl.-Kff. Alexandra Panofen
    Department 12.0 - 12.0 - Staff Development and Talent Management
    Telephone: +49 241 80 99526