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

Ongoing 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

21.11.2018 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)
Language: English
Venue:  Essen Main Campus, lecture hall S07 S00 D07 in the Chemistry Building
Time: 14:00-17:00
Contact: crc1093@uni-due.de
Programme

01-12.2019 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
Contact: mechthild.budde@uni-due.de
Programme

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.

Programme 2018

Ongoing 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.

Programme

Ongoing 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: sprachkurse@uni-due.de

Current Programme

Ongoing 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.