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Career Advancement and Workshops

Going for a career in science entails more than your science and scientific expertise. We want to support you and your career choices in showing opportunities and enable you to make use of your whole potential. Therefore the cluster – also in cooperation with other partners – has developed several programs. All our programs are in english.


Academic Leadership Programme

An annual workshop series that covers up to four modules during the winterterm. All workshops focus on integral aspects of advanced careers in science.

Academic Leadership Programme for Women – Program 2016/2017

Academic Leadership Programme for Women – Program 2015/2016

Academic Leadership Programme 2014/2015: “Combination of theory and practice”

Target Group: Post Doc, Post Doc +


Women’s Career Day:

Four parallel one-day workshops that help young female researchers to work out new perspectives on career paths (in science and industry), potential conflicts and challenges, and application-training.

Women’s Career Day 2017: REGISTRATION NOW OPEN

Women’s Career Day 2016: “Qualified by numbers”

Women’s Career Day 2015: “Communication and career paths for female academics”

Women’s Career Day 2014.2 – “Systematic Career Development”

Women’s Career Day 2014 – “New platform for female scientists”

Target Group: PhD, Post Doc


Mentoring for Women in Natural SciencesMentoing_Logo

Mentoring program created for women on the campus Bahrenfeld. The aim is to adress women from natural sciences who consider to pursue their career here – and thus to keep women in science.

More Information on the program and details on the application process can be found on the program’s Website.

First Mentoring programme for women in natural sciences

Target Group: PhD, Post Doc


Further information on offerings provided by: Universität Hamburg, grants, search engines, networks