Karriereforum—Career planning in academia and business
Karriereforum addresses UA Ruhr’s postdoctoral researchers of all fields. During the one-day events, postdocs have the opportunity to receive comprehensive information on career planning and can enter into intensive discussions with distinguished personalities from science and business.
What does Karriereforum offer?
Karriereforum demonstrates individual career planning options in a very concentrated and efficient way. Take the opportunity to exchange ideas with experts on higher education policy and career-related topics on a high level. Additionally, Karriereforum enables (inter-)disciplinary networking with other researchers in the Ruhr Area.
Karriereforum takes place twice a year and always deals with a selected topic such as university and non-university career paths, job profile professorship, science management, career abroad or research funding.
You can arrange your schedules individually and select between two different formats:
- Discussion groups offer you the opportunitiy to exchange in a small group (five to fifteen persons) on selected topics. Participants have the chance to ask questions in an intimate atmosphere and to discuss with the present guests and high-level experts.
- Individual consultations are approx. 25-minute face-to-face interviews with experts including representatives from funding and research institutions, coaches or company representatives. Here you can get advice on your very individual questions.
Who can participate?
Postdoctoral researchers of all fields of Ruhr-Universität Bochum, TU Dortmund University, and University Duisburg-Essen.
Language of the event is German. Should you wish for a specific discussion to be conducted in English, please make a reference in your registration. The individual consultations are available in German and English.
Date: The 19th Karriereforum under the motto "How to gain international research experience – strategy and funding" will take place on Tuesday, 24 September 2019 at the Erich-Brost-Haus at TU Dortmund University.
The motto of the 19th Karriereforum is "How to gain international research experience – strategy and funding". For details on the different discussion groups and individual consultations, please click on the download button behind the title of the respective item on the agenda.
You can also download the program as an overview here (PDF, 220 KB, in German).
Tuesday, 24 September 2019
|08.45 h||Registration and Coffee|
Prof. Dr. Gabriele Sadowski, Prorektorin Forschung, TU Dortmund
Keynote: „Akademische Karrierewege im internationalen Vergleich“
Dr. Karin Zimmermann, Wissenschaftszentrum Berlin
In plenary: Group discussion compact "Förderprogramme für Auslandsaufenthalte"
In dieser Runde stellen sich die genannten Förderer vor. Im Anschluss daran wird in einer Diskussionsrunde Ihre Fragen geklärt. Moderiert wird die Session von Dr. Evamaria Gruchattka, Referat Forschungsförderung der TU Dortmund.
Registration for the 19th Karriereforum is closed.
If you have any questions about Karriereforum,
Phone: +49 (0)231 755-8172