Strengthening management capacities in scientific institutions
Traget group: Postdoctoral researchers, Junior professors
Duration of the program: 9 month
The application round for the 2023/2024 round has ended.
Science management requires extensive competencies and comprehensive knowledge of the organisation and control of scientific institutions. Participants in the program acquire fundamental and diversified knowledge for their everyday work that is adapted to the specifics of scientific organisations.
Themes of the program:
- Introduction to Science Management
- Science organisations and legal foundations
- Management of universities
- Financial management
- Human resource management
- Project management
- Change management
- Quality management
- Science marketing
An integral part of the program is an accompanying mentoring. Experienced specialists in science management will accompany you during the program period. This allows insights into the everyday work of science managers and the clarification of individual career questions
Conditions of participation & Additional information
The program is aimed at postdocs of all scientific disciplines. Please note your status as one of the following:
- University of Potsdam
- Partner institutions
The participation fee depends on your status. For further information please refer to the current announcement.
Please submit the following application documents during the application period:
- Letter of motivation
- Preliminary confirmation of participation
- Coverage of costs
For detailed information, please refer to current announcement.