Soft skills module
This module adresses skills such as scientific writing, presentation and communication. It consists of courses addressing special skills of relevance for students intending to persue a scientific career. The best PhD students can apply for a follow-up program for postdoctoral scientists aiming at the development of leadership skills. The module is scheduled to run throughout the PhD period.
|Course [Number]||Content||Time/ Location||Registration|
|Project Management in Biotech Industries [2013MS.14]||2013MS.14.pdf||18 Nov 2013/ UFZ Leipzig|
|Good Scientific Practice [2013MS.08]||2013MS.08||9-10 Dec 2013/ UFZ Leipzig|
Academic Presenting in English [2013MS.15]
16-17 Dec 2013/
Management Tools for Entrepreneurs [2014MS.04]
30-31 January 2014/
|Scientific Writing [2014MS.03]||2014MS.03.pdf||3-5 Feb 2013/ UFZ Leipzig||-coming soon-|
|Further internal trainings organized by the Human Relations dept. of UFZ...|
Language courses (English and German as Foreign Language) see offers of UFZ HR Department. Note, that you will get no credits for these courses.
International Graduate Academy InGrA, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg
e.g. Scientific Writing, Communication, Presentation ...
Centre of Advanced Study and Research (Graduierten- und Forschungsakademie), TU Bergakademie Freiberg
e.g. Teaching, Scientific Reading, ...
School of Competence (Kompetenzschule), TU Bergakademie Freiberg
e.g. Scientific Writing, Project Management, Marketing, ...
The cooperation SMILE (Selbst Management Initiative LEipzig lernt Gründen) offers several courses --free of charge!-- for HIGRADE PhDs. Requirement for participants: Residence in Saxonia, alumnus of a Saxonian university, OR enrolled at a Saxonian university.
The courses are in German, but can be held in English when required.