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Short presentations on individual pathways in science management – WeWiMento (in German and English, Sept-Nov 2023)

In order to illustrate the diversity of activities and the prerequisites for entering science management for doctoral students and postdocs, the Göttingen Graduate Schools are offering three events from September to November 2023 with short presentations on individual pathways in science management. We invite all interested PhD students and early postdocs of the Göttingen Campus to register for these events.

Individual pathways of professionals in science management


  • Campus / Max Planck Institutes / Research Training Groups CANCELLED!
    September 25, 2023, 09:00 – appr. 11:00

– Dr. Serena Müller (Scientific Coordinator of RTG 2300 & Personal Executive Assistant to the Vice-President for Academic Affairs, Goettingen University, Alumna WeWiMento)
– Dr. Simone Pfeiffer (Scientific Coordinator & Project Leader at the Center for Biodiversity and Sustainable Land Use, Goettingen University)
– Dr. Ulrike Gerischer (Scientific Coordinator at the Office for Research Support at Max Planck Institute for Multidisciplinary Sciences & Gender Equality Officer for the Biomedical Section of the Max Planck Society)


  • Forschungsförderung und Forschungsmanagement
    17. Oktober 2023, 16:00 – bis ca. 18:00 Uhr
    (öffentlich auf Deutsch, Bitte um Anmeldung unter bis 10. Oktober 2023)
    Großer Seminarraum im Tagungszentrum an der Sternwarte, Geismar Landstr. 11, 37083 Göttingen
    – Dr. Britta Lesniak (Forschungsreferentin, Dezernat Forschung und EU-Hochschulbüro, Technologietransfer, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Alumna WeWiMento)
    – Dr. Inga Schürmann (Referentin für Forschungsstrategie und -förderung / Persönliche Referentin des Vizepräsidenten für Forschung, Nachwuchs und Transfer, Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Alumna WeWiMento)
    – Claudia Sültmann (Stellv. Leitung des EU-Hochschulbüros an der Universität Göttingen, Mentorin bei WeWiMento)
  • Knowledge transfer, innovation and founding (Wissenstransfer, Innovation und Gründung)
    November 21, 2023, 14:00 – appr. 16:00
    (public event in English, please register at until November 14, 2023)
    Big seminar room, Convention Center by the Observatory, Geismar Landstr. 11, 37083 Goettingen
    – Florian Grubitzsch (Innovation and Project Manager at Oldenburg Energy Cluster, Innovative Hochschule Jade-Oldenburg)
    – Dr. Birte Otten (Head of Research and Transfer Services at Goettingen University)
    – Dr. Florian Pahlke (Innovation Manager, Manager Knowledge Transfer SNIC, Goettingen University)

Information online.

c/o GAUSS-Office, Dr. Dirk Kamin, Tel.: 0551 39-24094,
c/o GGG-Geschäftsstelle, Dr. Nelly Schubert, Tel.: 0551 39-28219,