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Round Table “Work-Life-Balance”

The FamilyService and the Central Coordination Mentoring of Göttingen University are cordially inviting to the next Round Table “Work-Life-Balance” with the topic:

„Science and children – a challenge?”

Time: February 20, 2018, 02:00 – 04:00 p.m.

Place: Herzberger Landstraße 2, seminar room on the 1st floor / left side

Invited guests:

  • Prof. Dr. Daniel Jackson, Department of Geobiology, Evolution of the Metazoa
  • Prof. Dr. Margarete Vöhringer, Kunstgeschichtliches Seminar, Materialität der Wissenschaft
  • Dr. Lena Wiese, Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin und Gruppenleiterin, Institute of Computer Science, Advanced Data Management for SQL, NoSQL, Cloud and Distributed Databases
  • Prof. Dr. Meike Wollni, Department für Agrarökonomie und Rurale Entwicklung, Arbeitsbereich Umwelt- und Ressourcenökonomik

After the interviews with our invited guests all participants are most welcome to actively take part in the discussion. Please note that the Round Table will take place in English. Contributions and questions are also possible in German.

Since room capacity is limited, please register with by February 07, 2018 at the latest.

It is possible to organize childcare. In case you need childcare, please contact the Family Service ( until February 07, 2018, stating name, age and number of children.




The Round Table “Work-Life-Balance” exists since five years and is an event jointly organized by the FamilyService and the Central Coordination Mentoring of Göttingen University. All researchers from the Göttingen Campus who are interested in work-life balance topics are invited.

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