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 next Karriereforum will take place on 2 April 2020 at TU Dortmund University. Please register by 8 March 2020.
The motto of the 19th Karriereforum on 2 April 2020 at TU Dortmund University is "Academic Careers from Multiple Perspectives".
You can arrange your schedules individually. For details on the different discussion groups and individual consultations, please click on the respective item on the agenda. You can also download the program as an overview here (PDF, 220 KB, in German).
Please register by 8 March 2020. You will find the online registration form under "Registration" on this page.
The registration fee for this event is € 30,00 and includes beverages, snacks, and Lunch buffet.
Program 19th Karriereforum "Academic Careers from Multiple Perspectives"
Thursday, 2 April 2020
|08.45 h||Registration and coffee|
Prof. Dr. Gabriele Sadowski, Prorektorin Forschung, TU Dortmund
Dr. Nils Kasties & Dr. Ute Zimmermann, Graduiertenzentrum TU Dortmund
|13.00–14.00 h||Lunch break|
If you have any questions about Karriereforum,
Phone: +49 (0)231 755-7124