Professional Development Program
The core of structured doctoral education is conceived as a professional experience acquired through the management of an original research project. Professional skills are complementary to disciplinary knowledge and will enhance the doctoral or postdoctoral student’s ability to be successful in the transition from academic to work life.
Junior researchers at Dahlem Research School benefit from a wide range of resources to enhance their academic performance and achieve their professional goals.
The Professional Development Program is designed to complement the doctoral program’s academic curriculum and to provide doctoral and postdoctoral researchers with the tools necessary
to succeed in their research project
to enhance their competencies and maximize their potential, and
to prepare for a career in high-level international research, or as expert advisors, in academia or beyond.
The Professional Development Program is based on the broader conception of doctoral education that Training, Coaching and Mentoring will be relevant to future careers.
Our offerings include workshops, seminars and discussion panels and focus on the following two qualification components:
enhancing Academic Performance and Management Competencies
Career Development .
Our Open Door Lectures address all junior researchers of Freie Universität.
Last Update: Sep 25, 2012