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GAUSS Career Workshop: “Fundamentals of Project Management”, 10-11 Sept 2018

This workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to project management. It is aimed at postdoctoral researchers who would like to add project management to their skillset und apply the principles to their own research.

  • Dates: Monday, 10 September 2018 (9-17h) and Tuesday 11 September 2018 (9-13h)
  • Location: GZMB building, room 0.233, Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, 37077 Göttingen (map)
  • Target Group: Postdocs and late-stage PhD students who would like to add project management to their skillset und apply the principles to their own research
  • Trainer: Dr. Nadine Sinclair
  • Workshop Category: Improving Your Personal and Professional Skills
  • Brief Description: This workshop provides a comprehensive introduction to project management and will not only provide an overview of the theory and principles of traditional and agile project management, but also teach participants to apply these principles to their research projects during the course. While the workshop will introduce participants to various tools it will focus on simple pragmatic approaches that can be implemented without having to buy and/or learn a software do not require a long set up time and can be adjusted easily. Read more on our GAUSS Career Blog Post…
  • Registration: Email us to register for this workshop

 

ATTENTION: If you are keen to expand your PM skills and would like to learn how to plan and manage projects with multipe team members, conduct risk assessements and make decisions on continuting (or not) projects, then check out our NEW workshop “Advanced Project Management”. Please be aware that you can only attend this workshop if you either already participated in Nadine’s Fundamentals PM Course or if you also register (and attend) the Fundamentals course on 10-11 Sept 2018.

  • Dates: Wednesday, 12 September 2018 (9-17h) and 13 Thursday 2018 (9-13h)
  • Location: GZMB building, room 0.233, Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, 37077 Göttingen (map)
  • Target Group: Postdocs and late-stage PhD students who have already fundamental knowledge in project management (ideally you have attended Nadine’s course in June or September)
  • Trainer: Dr. Nadine Sinclair
  • Workshop Category: Improving Your Personal and Professional Skills
  • Brief Description: Building on the agile principles from the Fundamentals in Project Management course, participants will learn how to plan and manage projects with multiple team members, how to define incremental end products, how to identify, assess and manage potential risks in a project and how to define decision points to either continue or discontinue a project. Furthermore participants will be introduced to the principles of forming and leading a team while managing their own time. They will also learn… Read more…
  • Registration: Email us to register for this workshop