Graduate School HIGRADE

Graduate School HIGRADE: Profile of the day

Name: Agnieszka Sendek (Poland)

Department Community Ecology

Research topic

Reproductive and establishment traits of annual neophytes spreading in river corridors

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Welcome to HIGRADE!

The "Helmholtz Interdisciplinary GRADuate School for Environmental Research (HIGRADE)" is the graduate school for doctoral researchers at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, in cooperation with partner universities and partner programmes (see here).
HIGRADE provides a coherent framework for qualifying new generations of internationally competitive doctoral researchers in the field of environmental science. Our aim is to prepare our doctoral researchers for careers in a range of environmental fields, i.e. for taking over leading positions in research, management and policy, technology development, or consulting and education. Graduate education in HIGRADE is structured, systematic and adapted to individual needs.

All international employees at the UFZ can get personal support and advice from the UFZ International Office to facilitate their start in Germany:


> HIGRADE Spring Conference: 29 April 2015 impressions

> UFZ PhD Martin Schrön wins Science Slam Braunschweig link

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News & Events

HIGRADE CareerCafé:  09 Oct 2015 - link

PhD Retreat "DocDays":  4-5 Nov 2015, Colditz - register now

HIGRADE Fall Conference: 17 Nov 2015, UFZ Leipzig

Information for HIGRADE members