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Research in Germany Webinar Series
Interested in a research career in Germany? Join „Research in Germany“ Webinar Series for first-hand information on research and funding opportunities for PhD candidates and postdocs, 24-27 June 2019 at 12noon GMT (2pm CEST) each day.

Monday, 24 June 2019, 12noon - 1pm GMT (2pm – 3pm CEST)
The German Research Landscape
Who does research in Germany?
Hosted by: Dr. Katja Lasch, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Panelists: Alexandra Rosenbach, Helmholtz Association
Dr. Wolfgang Holtkamp, University of Stuttgart
Bernd Waschneck, Infineon Technologies AG
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Tuesday, 25 June 2019 12noon - 1pm GMT (2pm – 3pm CEST)
Doctorate Opportunities in Germany
How to find a supervisor, write a proposal, find funding opportunities.
Hosted by: Anne Knab, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Panelists: Dr. Lucia Sironi, International Max Planck Research School (IMPRS)
Patricia Hoff & Sonja Kloppenburg, Research Management, University of Cologne
Pamela Qendrai, Frankfurt Graduate School of Economics,
Finance, and Management
(more tba)
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Wednesday, 26 June 2019, 12noon - 1pm GMT (2pm – 3pm CEST)
Postdoc opportunities in Germany
How to find a position and funding opportunities?
Hosted by: Ruth André, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Panelists: Dr. Philipp Gebhardt, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)
Dr. Annina Lottermann, German Research Foundation (DFG)
Dr. Brian Cahill, Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions –MSCA-COFUND, University of Edinburgh
Dr. phil. Constantin Sonkwé Tayim, University of Bayreuth
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Thursday, 27 June 2019, 12noon - 1pm GMT (2pm – 3pm CEST)
“Ask a professor”
…and get insights on selection criteria, how to address a professor successfully and everything you want to know about research!
Hosted by: Gabrijela Nikolic, German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)
Panelists: Prof. Dr. Gasser, Universität Hamburg (tbc)
Dr. Zhifen Chen, Harvard Medical School, former PhD student at Technical University of Munich
(more tba)
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In case you missed our Webinar Series ‘Study in Germany', you can still rewatch the specific presentation you missed using the following hyperlinks:

Day One (Thursday, September 20, 2018)
1.   DAAD / How to get by successfully in Germany

2.   Graduate School Esslingen

3.  Technische Universität Dresden

4.  Studying in Baden-Württemberg

5.  TestDaf-Institut

Day Two (Friday, September 21, 2018)
1.   DAAD / How does a German degree support my career 

2.   HTW Dresden - University of Applied Sciences

3.   Technische Universität Ilmenau

4.   Frankfurt School of Finance & Management


You can also watch webinars offered by the DAAD Information Centre Accra:

  1. Webinar on DAAD EPOS & Helmut-Schmidt Scholarship Programmes
  2. Webinar on Applying for a DAAD Research Grant
  3. Webinar on Study Opportunities for a Secondary School Leaver in Germany
  4. Webinar on Applying to German Universities through Uni-Assist

Download: Research in Germany series-June 2019 (pdf, 102.67 KB)