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HHU Research Funding Days for junior scientists October 06 - 08, 2020

A successful research career depends very much on obtaining research funding through third party money. The Dept. for Research Management and Transfer at HHU provides an overview of funding programs for young scientists. In addition, the DFG's funding programs are presented and experts of HHU speak about their funding experiences in the various junior researcher programs. Take the opportunity to talk to the experts* and discuss the chances and possibilities for funding your postdoc or own research group.

Date and venue:
Tuesday to Thursday, 06.-08.10.2020 09:30 - 11:30 Uhr, online via Webex  

→ Registration for participants

Attendance is free of charge for doctoral researchers and postdocs of HHU and neighboring universities. We ask you to please register for the event.
 

Preliminary programme

Dienstag / Tuesday  06.10.2020 online via Webex

Introduction to third party funding - From idea to project: How to strategically plan your research career

09:30

Welcome and Introduction

09:35

Motivation talk (in Englisch)

Prof. Dr. Stephan Schiller, Chair for Experimental Physics at HHU and ERC Awardee

10:05-10:35

Overview of funding opportunities for early career researchers
(in English)

Moderated Q&A Session (Questions via chat) after the presentation


Dept. of Research Management and Transfer at HHU

11:00 Statements of successful HHU researchers (in Englisch)
11:30

End of day 1

Wednesday 07.10.2020 online via Webex

Funding programmes of the German Research Foundation (DFG)

09:30 Welcome and Introduction
09:35-10:55 Funding programmes of the German Research Foundation (DFG)
(in English)
Dr. Ina von der Beck (DFG) 
Moderated Chat questions following the presentation
10:55-11:00 Short break
  Parallel presentations (please choose one upon registration)
11:00-11:30 Meet the reviewer of your application (in English)
(Focus on Life and Natural Sciences)
Prof. Dr. Laura Hartmann, Chair for Makromolecular Chemistry at HHU
Prof. Dr. Stefan Egelhaaf, Chair of Soft Matter Physics at HHU and DFG Liasion Offer at HHU

Moderated Q&A Session (Questions via chat)
Moderation: Dept. of Research Management and Transfer
11:00-11:30 Triff (d)eine Gutachter / Meet your referees (in German)
(Focus on Arts and Humanities)
Prof. Dr. Bruno Bleckmann, Chair of Ancient Histroy at HHU
Prof. Dr. Gottfried Vosgerau, Philosophy of Mind & Cognition at HHU

Moderated Q&A Session (Questions via chat)
Moderation: Dept. of Research Management and Transfer
11:30 End of Day 2

Thursday 08.10.2020 online via Webex

Shaping your academic career - funding your own research group leader position

09:30 Welcome and Introduction
09:35 Overview of funding opportunities to fund your own research group
Dept. of Research Management and Transfer, HHU
10:00

Shaping your academic career - funding of your own research group leader position (in English)

Prof. Dr. Cornelia Monzel, Experimental Medical Physics, HHU (Freigeist Fellow)
Dr. Christian Tagsold, Modern Japanese Studies, HHU (Heisenberg Fellow)
Prof. Dr. Eckardt Zimmermann, Perceptual Psychology, HHU (ERC Starting Grant)
Prof. Dr. Eva Nowack, Institute for Mikrobial Cell Biology at HHU, former Emmy Noether Fellow

Moderation: Dept. of Research Management and Transfer

10:45-11:30

Moderated Discussion

11:30 End of Day 3
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