Austausch beim Sommerabend 2018
© Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Networking and exchange in a relaxed atmosphere

Once a year, Research Academy Ruhr invites all postdoctoral researchers of the three UA Ruhr universities to the Sommerabend (Summer Evening) at the Beckmanns Hof in RUB’s Botanical Garden.

What does the Sommerabend offer you?

The evening starts with an talk or a panel discussion with experts from science or industry on current and career-relevant topics. Afterwards, all participants are invited to exchange ideas and network over a snack.

Who can participate?

Postdoctoral researchers of all subject fields of Ruhr-Universität Bochum, TU Dortmund University, and the University Duisburg-Essen.

Language of the event is German or English.

Date: The next summer evening has to be postponed to autumn 2020 due to COVID19. Further information will follow as soon as possible. Thank you for your understanding.


Information on the program will be available here in good time.


Information on registration will be made available here in a timely manner.


If you have any questions about the Sommerabend, please contact:

Dr. Nicole Sprafke
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
RUB Research School
FNO 01/136
Universitätsstraße 150
44801 Bochum
Tel.: +49 (0)234 32-29239