CareerCafé 2015. Photo: Claudia Dislich/UFZ Leipzig


For the CareerCafé we invite professionals with academic backgrounds who work in exciting positions related to environmental research. Our guests present their personal career paths and doctoral researchers have the opportunity for in-depth discussions in a relaxed atmosphere.

The next CareerCafé takes place on 31 May 2018, 13:00 - 16:30, UFZ Leipzig KUBUS, hall 2.

This CareerCafé focusses on "Starting-up". You will learn about what it's like to start your own company and you can discuss this career path with our experienced speakers:

  • Anja Mutschler (M.A.), Founder and Managing Partner of NIMIRUM, Leipzig. Nimirum is a research and consulting company based in Leipzig and Bristol / UK. They support decision makers from business and administration with scientifically founded expertise and consulting mandates in three main areas - social and economic change, man and machine, and consumer and target group biographies.
  • Dr. Carsten C. Mahrenholz, Founder and CEO of COLDPLASMATECH GmbH, Greifswald. Coldplasmatech is a spin-off from the Leibniz Institute for Plasma Science and Technology (INP). The Greifswald founders have developed an innovative high-tech plaster that uses the physical properties of cold plasma to treat and permanently cure chronic and painful wounds.
  • Milina Rochelle Alber, Department of Knowledge and Technology Transfer, UFZ, Leipzig. She is responsible for Spin-offs, Entrepreneurship, and Coaching in the Department of Knowledge and Technology Transfer, which provides support to UFZ scientists in the process of transferring research results to society via economically viable products and services.


13:00 - 13:05     Welcome (Sigrid Fischer, DEVELOP)
13:05 - 13:15     Introduction (Milina Rochelle Alber, WTT)
13:15 - 13:45     Anja Mutschler, NIMIRUM
13:45 - 14:15     Dr. Carsten C. Mahrenholz, Coldplasmatech GmbH
14:15 - 15:00     Panel Discussion
15:00 - 16:30     Networking, Coffee & Cake

Download our Flyer for more information.

We cordially invite you to this career event and are looking forward to vivid and fruitful discussions!

Please register here

Have a look at our archive to find out about our guests of past CareerCafés. If you know professionals who might be potential guests for our CareerCafés, please do not hesitate to contact us .