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Doctoral candidates

Cordial Invitation!

Doctoral Day on Thursday, January 18th, 2018, 5:00-9:00 p.m.

Hörsaal des Instituts für Geophysik und Meteorologie, Entrance via Höninger Weg 100, 50969 Köln

Close to the Fortuna-Stadium, KVB-Station Pohligstraße (Line 12 und 142) just in front of the building Map

The Doctoral Representative and the Albertus Magnus Graduate Center (AMGC) organize together the next university-wide Doctoral Day on January 18th, 2018. Doctoral candidates from all faculties are cordially invited to join various short workshops with impulses on the doctoral time.

During the get-together afterwards doctoral candidates may continue their discussions from the workshops, network, and chat over food and Kölsch.

Organisational team: Eva Kanis (a.r.t.e.s./Philosophische Fakultät), Kristina Ophey (Wirtschafts- und Sozialwissenschaftliche Fakultät), Florian Schleking (a.r.t.e.s./Philosophische Fakultät), Petra Sprengart (Math.-Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät), Dr. Valerie Lukassen (AMGC).

Contact/ Email: amgc.events@verw.uni-koeln.de


Program

5:00 p.m. Welcome

•    Grußwort von Prof. Dr. Ansgar Büschges, des. Prorektor für akademisches Personal und Nachwuchs
•    Begrüßung durch das AMGC-Team und die PromovierendenvertreterInnen

 

5:30 - 6:15 p.m. / 6:30 - 7:15 p.m. Impulse for your doctoral project: Short workshops to choose

The workshops are offered twice. Participants may choose two workshops.


Workshop I: Intercultural Communication (English)

Working effectively in a multicultural team by getting aware of
+ What is culture and how culture impacts our interaction + Which are my own cultural norms + Which are the most common cultural differences in a multicultural working team
Instructor: Cristina Ramalho, Interkulturelle Kommunikation und Coaching

Workshop II: Research Data Management in a Nutshell (English)
+ Data storage solutions + How to keep your research files organized + Funders' Requirements
Instructors: Dr. Constanze Curdt, RRZK / Dr. Jens Dierkes, Universitäts- und Stadtbibliothek Köln

Workshop III: How to deal with non-significant results (English)
+ Different degrees of scientific freedom + Scientific dilemmas and solutions
Instructor: Tobias Heycke, Scientist / University of Cologne

Workshop IV: Networking - Vitamin N für die Karriere (German)
+ Warum Networking für junge WissenschaftlerInnen wichtig ist + Richtig und gut netzwerken – wie funktioniert das? + Welche Netzwerkstrategien und -wege passen zu mir?
Leitung: Dr. Jan Kruse, Hochschulcoaching Köln

 Workshop V: Motiviert promovieren - Promotionsziele im Blick behalten (German)
+ Organisiert arbeiten + Tools nutzen + Ziele erreichen
Leitung: Dr. Jutta Wergen, Coachingzonen

Workshop VI: Mitbestimmen und Interessen vertreten (Deutsch/ English)
+ Austausch mit Promovierendenvertretern der Fakultäten + Ideen zur Verbesserung der Situation der Promovierenden
Leitung: PromovierendenvertreterInnen

 

7:30 - 9:00 p.m.  Summary and Get-Together

•   Food and drinks
•   Informal chat


We are looking forward to your registration before January 7th, 2018!