Information events of the Center for Junior Scholars

We offer information events on topics related to the doctoral and postdoctoral phases on an annual or biannual basis and organise annual introductory events for new doctoral students together with the faculties.

Registration for the events is not necessary, but is appreciated. Registration is possible via the event overview.

TopicDetailsDateLink / Location
Legal aspects of fixed-term employment in academiaMatthias Jähne, advisor in the board department for universities and teacher training of the GEW (Gewerkschaft Erziehung und Wissenschaft) Berlin informs about the regulations of the Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz. Laura Haßler, head of the GEW Berlin's board department, will also be available for discussion. The event will be held in German; questions can be asked in EnglishWed., 08.11.2023 16:00-18:00 (German, Q&A English possible)Fraunhoferstr. 33-36, 10587 Berlin / Room FH 604
Go International - Mobility options for doctoral candidates and postdocsTU Berlin considers it important for its doctoral candidates and postdocs to integrate a (longer) stay abroad into their qualification phase. The conditions for this vary greatly depending on the field, employment status or destination country and are not always easy to realize. For an overview, we have asked the relevant experts from funding organisations and at TU Berlin to summarize the most important information and to be available for consultation.Wed, 15.11.2023 10:00-12:00 (English, Q&A German possible)Hardenbergstraße 16-18, 10623 Berlin / Room HBS 005
Version: 05.07.2023

Introductory events for new doctoral students (with the faculties)

In cooperation with the faculties, the Center for Junior Scholars organizes annual introductory events for new doctoral candidates (and postdocs). Apart from networking opportunities, formal questions about doctoral registration are answered and the important contact persons are introduced, from the doctoral offices to the Faculty Service Center to the ombudspeople for conflicts, and the (post)doctoral representatives in the academic committees.

FacultyLast dateNext datenLocation / LinkInvitation / Programme
I22. Feb 2023, 14:00 - 16:00Summer 2024  
IIINov 2022Spring 2024  
IV23. Feb 2023, 14:00 - 16:00Summer 2024  
V15. Nov. 2023Fall 2024  
VINov 2022Spring 2024  
VIIJune 2022Spring 2024  
Version: 12.09.2022

You can also obtain information about the introductory events from your Faculty Service Center.

If you have any questions or would like to share suggestions for events, please contact:

Johannes Moes

Head of services for doctoral candidates and postdocs

+49 30 314-29622

+49 30 314-12329622

Organization name Center for Junior Scholars (CJS)
Office FH 5-5
Building FH
Room 503
Address Fraunhoferstr., 33-36
10587 Berlin