Successful Junior Professor or Group Leader

Contact

Name

Alexandra Panofen

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99526

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Topic:
Leadership Competence, Scientific Integrity
Language:
English (or German - if participants are all german speakers)
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Strengthen leadership skills
Institution:
Career Development
Participation Fee:
Free

Description

This Seminar gives precious support on your way as Juniorprofessor or Group Leader. You will get suggestions and tips on how to be successcul.

The seminar is based on Mitsos’ experience and thus tailored to related disciplines (Engineering, Chemistry, Applied Mathematics) and research universities.

Objective

The main goal of the seminar is to make the participants aware of the many issues they will be facing in their role as group leaders.

Methods

The format is presentation by Prof. Mitsos and discussion in the group.

Content

  • Getting started and getting tenure/W3

  • Your life, efficiency and development are important

  • Setting up group

  • Research topics

  • Organizing your group

  • Teaching

  • Administration

  • Your responsibility for good scientific practice

Target Audience

Advanced Talents (junior professors, group leaders and postdocs with outstanding awards and grants)

Measures to secure the sustainable Transfer of Taught Knowledge / Skills

In the seminar, Prof. Mitsos raises many questions and does not answer all.

Participants should work on these questions after the seminar.

Qualification of the Instructor / Coach

Alexander Mitsos is a Full Professor (W3) in RWTH Aachen University, and the Director of the Laboratory for Process Systems Engineering (AVT.SVT), comprising 40 research and administrative staff. He also has a joint appointment at Forschungsentrum Jülich where he is a director of IEK-10 Energy Systems Engineering. Prior appointments include a junior research group leader position in the Aachen Institute of Computational Engineering Science and the Rockwell International Assistant Professorship at MIT. Prof. Mitsos has successfully set up research groups and mentors several postdoc and group leaders.

Appointments

Number:2019-ADT-333
Date:02/12/2019
09:00 - 11:30
Course Coordinator:Professor Alexander Mitsos
Place:

SuperC, Templergraben 57

Raum 1.29/1.30

Participants:8 up to 30
Registration:
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