|Target audience||Postdoctoral researchers of all research areas|
|Duration||2 days (14 work units)|
|Credits for habilitation||yes|
|Workshop costs||Participation is free for HHU members and members of HHU's Medical Faculty.|
|Registration||Please register using the registration form below.|
The aim of this workshop is to provide postdocs at Uni Düsseldorf with an opportunity to build their understanding, skills and confidence in negotiating and communication with their supervisor, their colleagues and peers. This will improve their overall effectiveness as they pursue their research studies and maximize success of their future careers. The course consists of trainer input, demonstrations, exercises, jolts, activities, role-playing games, individual feedback and group discussions.
- Conflict prevention
- Conflict dynamics
- Clashing personality types
- Gender- and culturerelated issues
- Conflict mode instrument
- Active listening
- Constructive feedback
- Conflict resolution
- Mediation roadmap
Dr. ès sc. habil. Alexander Schiller was a junior professor for inorganic chemistry at the University of Jena (Germany). As inorganic chemistry professor he broadened his portfolio in 2012 with the project „Schiller & Mertens“: teaching advanced research skills, such as communication in science, team building and leading competences and didactics and methodology in university teaching. As former researcher and group leader Dr. Schiller knows the challenges of natural scientists and addresses them in an interactive setting.