The German Research Landscape (Registration for Postdocs)

online workshop

Contact

Name

Juliane Mühlenbruch

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99119

E-Mail

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Dagmar Grübler

Contact for Content-Related Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 99120

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Type:
online workshop
Topic:
Career
Language:
english
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Promote personal development
Format:
Online
Institution:
Career Development
Participation Fee:
Free

Description

 

Content

This course is about research in Germany in general and job opportunities for postdocs in particular. The main focuses are:

  • Research institutions in Germany: University and non-university research, large research centers (Helmholtz, Leibniz, Max Planck, Academies etc.)

  • The German university landscape: Number and types of universities (full-scale universities, universities of applied sciences), state-owned vs. private universities and colleges, university profiling (e.g., CHE ranking, excellence initiative)

  • University structures: Chairs (W3, with management function) and professorships (W2), university self-governing bodies, affiliated institutes

  • Career opportunities for postdocs: a. Academic career (habilitation, tenure track, professorship), b. private economy (research departments, project management, consulting), c. public authority, d. business start-up (spin-off)

Participation Requirements

Technical requirements:

PC/laptop, microphone, loudspeaker, Internet & optional camera

Target Audience

  • Postdocs

  • Academic Leaders

Appointments

Number:2021-ALE-236
Date:14/06/2021
14:00 - 18:00
Course Coordinator:Dr. Andreas Stützer
Place:

You will find the access link to the above-mentioned event in your participation portal under the item "Documents" at least 3 days before the start date.

Participants: up to 10
Registration:Ends 28/02/2021 at 23:59