Event in Rosensäle


How can get extra skills training? Which offers are available?
Event in Rosensäle
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As an early-stage researcher, you have to deal with a number of demanding tasks. You are performing research, often you also teach, instruct students, contribute to projects etc. At the same time, you gain valuable competences for future careers within and outside academia. In order to prepare you for your current and future activities, the Graduate Academy, Servicestelle LehreLernen and other institutions of Friedrich Schiller University Jena offer a qualification programme specifically tailored to the needs of researchers.

For advanced postdocs, there are some workshops that cover topics that are especially relevant to this phase, like doctoral supervision, peer review, paths to professorship and training for appointment procedures for professorship. Furthermore, all postdocs can choose from a broad scope of topics in the areas: Fundamental Questions of Sciences and Humanities, Research Methods, Presenting and Publishing, Communication, Leadership and Management, Career Planning and Job Application, Languages as well as University Didactics Qualifications.

Qualifications portal

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The registration for the various workshops is carried out via the main qualification portal of the Friedrich Schiller University of Jena. There you will find qualification offers of the Graduate Academy, the Service Centre LehreLernen and the Human Resources Department. You can register either with your computer centre credentials or as a guest.

To the qualifications portal


Qualification areas, formats and certificate programmes

Lupe mit Begriffen
A: Fundamental questions of Sciences and Humanities
What is good scientifc practice? How do other disciplines work?
Stift mit Statistiken
B: Research Methods
Statistics, literature and data management & Co.
Rednerpult mit Publikum
C: Presenting and Publishing
How do I communicate my results orally or in writing?
Gruppe von diskutierenden Menschen
D: Communication, Leadership and Management
Skills development for academia and other professional areas
E: Career Planning and Job Application
How do I apply correctly? Which career path suits me best?
Mann mit Wortwolke
F: Languages
Offers of German and English workshops
Wand mit Moderationskarten
G: University didactics qualifications
How do I make my seminars interesting?
Three Minute Thesis Competiton
Special qualification offers
Qualification offers beyond workshop and seminars
Mehrere Zertifikate
Certificate programmes
of Graduate Academy, Service Centre Lehrelernen and for TenureTrack...
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