BIOME - Soft Skills
Soft Skill Workshop Attendance Sheet
BIOME graduates have to attend at least one soft-skill workshop a year. M.D./Ph.D candidates are obliged to attend at least two soft-skill training sessions a year. Please download this attendance sheet to help you document your participation at the workshops:
Workshop Attendance Sheet
Soft Skill Programmes - Details
The soft skill programme at the University of Duisburg-Essen is provided by the Graduate Center Plus.
Graduate Center Plus
Further courses of interest may also be found in collaboration with the Ruhr University Bochum. To register for RUB workshops, please contact Dr. Ursula Justus.
RUB Research School
Aspire Afternoon 2018 - Gender Science and Career Opportunities
Tomas Brage, University of Lund: “What does gender have to do with science?”
Jonathan Müller, University of Birmingham: "Science careers in Great Britain - perspectives and challenges"
Candace Chan, Arizona State University: "The research system in the USA - unlimited chances for everyone?"
Hosts: CRC1093, CRC/TRR 247 and the Young Chemistry Network (JCF)
Venue: Essen Main Campus, lecture hall S07 S00 D07 in the Chemistry Building
DiMento for BIOME Doctorates
This collaboration project with UDE’s Career Service (ABZ) is aimed at all doctorates who wish to pursue a career in the German industry after their PhD. The one-year programme is open to both genders, with a focus on candidates with a diversity background.
Language: German (C1 or higher)
Venue: Universitätscampus Duisburg
Registration deadline: 04.11.2018
UKE's Training Programme
Seminars within the categories 1, 3, 4 and 5 of the further training programme at the Universitätsklinikum Essen are considered to be equivalent to other soft-skill workshops.
UDE's Career Service (ABZ)
Some of the wide-ranging workshops offered by UDE's Career Service may be of great interest and use to BIOME members.
Recommended Online Tutorials
The following online courses have been recommended by fellow BIOME members:
Writing in the Sciences
German for Guest Scientists/Visiting Researchers
German language courses at different levels are offered to guest scientists and visiting researchers by the University of Duisburg-Essen's Institute for Optional Studies.
Contact and Registration: email@example.com
German for International Medical Doctors
The Universitätsklinikum Essen is offering a German course tailored to meet the needs of local international medical doctors.
Contact and registration: www.uk-essen.de/bildungsakademie
Aspects covered in this language course include:
- Conversations with patients
- Medical German for doctors
- Themes and contents considered relevant by the participants in their professional day-to-day lives.