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Participants will be aware of their own leadership style and sensitized for other styles. This will help them to recognize team member strengths easily and integrate them effectively in a team. Teambuilding activities will guide them through the different stages of group development.

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Team Leaders

This workshops aims to develop and combine your leadership, change management and communication skills in order to succeed and push change through in your organization, department or team. You'll explore different leadership styles and when to use them.

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Team Leaders

 Conducting interviews is one of several possible methodologies to collect data. It is applied in a large variety of academic fields, ranging from social sciences to medicine, psychology, business, marketing, engineering, or agriculture.

Module Domain: Research
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Post Docs

Objectives: This course is an introduction to networking. It will shed the light on the meaning of networking and the tools required for successful networking.

During the course the trainees will be working in groups and interactively to acquire knowledge about:

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff, Team Leaders

Interkulturelles Lernen im DaF-Unterricht geht über die kommuni-kative Kompetenz des Fremdsprachenlernens hinaus, indem es das Erlernen von kulturellem Wissen mit der Entwicklung von Handlungskompetenz verbindet. Interkulturelles Lernen bedeutet dass Einstellungen, Überzeugungen und Wertvorstellungen thematisiert werden.

Module Domain: Germanistik
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Teaching Staff

This course introduces candidates to various types of oral communication. It aims at equipping them with the basic skills needed for academic presentations as well as for career presentations 

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff, Team Leaders

Gender Mainstreaming is a globally accepted strategy for promoting gender equality. Gender mainstreaming in academia involves ensuring that gender perspectives and attention to the goal of gender equality are central to all activities of teaching, research and university administration.

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff, Team Leaders

Research institutes are generally dependent on few funding resources to support and fund their research, research-related facilities and activities. In addition, their fundraising efforts depends on personal relationships built with funding sources by their one or more of their team members.

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Post Docs

At a time where celebrities like the Former German Defense Minister Karl-Theodor zu Guttenberg were obliged to step back from their office because of allegations of plagiarism in their Ph.D. the awareness of the importance of Ethics in Science has come strongly into focus.

Module Domain: Research
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff, Team Leaders

Many educational institutions and universities have already purchased various technology tools for e learning purposes and didn’t gain their expected return of investment (ROI) due to the lack of knowledge of the effective implementation & assessment processes.

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Team Leaders

Teamwork happens whenever a group of people works together towards a common goal. Herein each person subordinates his or her individual interests and opinions to the unity and efficiency of the group. While the person is still important, teamwork goes beyond the accomplishments of each individual.

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Team Leaders

 

While most of us believe we are good in communication, and
in most cases we are, then why as a team we face multiple mis-communications? Poor communication between team members
is a major factor for teams to fail and can lead from unnecessary tension via anxiety through to conflicts amongst team members.

 

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Team Leaders

 

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff

We engage in debates every day and in almost all aspects of life, be it private, social, or professional. Thereby, it is often challenging to persuade others. During the workshop, participants will be provided with techniques and skills to become more convincing.

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Post Docs
  • Meaning of change

  • Coping with fear and resistance

  • The stages of the change process

  • Facing future changes 

Module Domain: Communication
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff
  • Types of research proposals.
  • The research funding call.
  • The characteristic of a winning proposal.
  • Preparing to write a proposal: what are the steps?
  • Working with a team to develop a proposal.
  • What happens after submission?
  • Editorial matters

 

Module Domain: Research
Target Group: Post Docs, Teaching Staff, Team Leaders

Internationalization in academic trends is part of the reality of the 21st century. Internationalization includes the policies and practices undertaken by academic systems and institutions—and even individuals—to cope with the global academic environment.

Module Domain: Institutional Development
Target Group: PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Team Leaders

Assessment is indispensable in bringing about student development and overall improvement in their performance. In the absence of adequate assessment, good performance is not recognized and problems with regard to academic competence go uncorrected.

Assessment can sometimes be challenging to even the most experienced instructor.

Module Domain: Teaching
Target Group: Master Students, PhD Candidates, Post Docs, Teaching Staff