Upcoming workshops by yDiv (SoSe 2020)

Our partner graduate school organized several complementary skills workshops. Some of them will take place online.

Managing Crisis: A Crash Course in Resilience and Mindfulness (April 9 + 23, 2020)
Seminar: R and teamwork for better science in less time (April 21, 2020)
Media training for PhDs (May 7, 2020)
Leadership Training with horses (May 15, 2020)
Don’t Let It Drive You Nuts! Resilience and Self-Management for Researchers (May 25 -26, 2020)
Third Party Funding Opportunities (June 5, 2020)

If you are interested, please follow the links and register at the website of yDiv.

Abgesagt: Interdisziplinäres Symposium für Frauen im MINT-Bereich (30.-31.3.2020)

Vom 30. bis 31. März 2020 findet an der Technischen Universität Chemnitz bereits zum siebten Mal das Interdisziplinäre Symposium für Frauen im MINT-Bereich ISINA statt.

Die Veranstaltung dient in erster Linie dem fachlichen und interdisziplinären Austausch zwischen den naturwissenschaftlichen und technischen Fächern. Hochkarätige Expertinnen aus Wissenschaft und Wirtschaft sowie Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen und Studentinnen aus den MINT-Fachbereichen können sich miteinander vernetzen und vielversprechende Kooperationen aufbauen.

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Academic writing: How to create good texts (May 6-7, 2020)

A cooperation of INGRA and iRTG

For many young scientists writing is the most difficult part of research work. Poor structure, breakneck formulations and unclear argumentation lead to texts which are not too user friendly. However, for the success of academics it is essential that the content is successfully conveyed to the relevant target groups – from the subject community to the wider public.

The methods and instruments of scientific writing can be learnt. With a few select mechanisms for structuring and techniques for building arguments, it becomes possible to articulate even complex data clearly and comprehensibly. Coherently built up and convincingly formulated, even academic texts can be an exciting read!

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