15. December 2022


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Welcome Week for Doctoral Researchers – Welcome Reception

Course Type: Welcome Reception
Target Group: Doctoral Researchers
The Konstanz Research School (KRS), the Doctoral Researcher Council and the Academic Staff Development (ASD) cordially invite all new doctoral researchers to the traditional Welcome Week.
With this event, the Vice Rector of the University – together with KRS, ASD and Doctoral Research Council – would like to welcome you at the University of Konstanz and support you in gaining important contacts, knowledge and skills for the successful start of your doctorate.
We are very much looking forward to meeting you and to talking with you about your wishes and expectations regarding your doctorate over a drink and snacks.
Programme (in English):
Thursday, 15 December 2022, 5pm-8.30pm
- Welcome Note: Professor Dr. Malte Drescher, Vice Rector  
- Introduction of the Doctoral Students Conventions and the Support Services
- Panel Discussion “Welcome to Academia”
- Aperó riche: Drinks and Snacks
Further events of the Welcome Week:
Monday 12.12.2022
Introduction to the German Academic System, Research Careers and Sources of Funding (in English),
Mon, 12 Dec 2022, 10am - 4.45pm, online
Tuesday 13.12.2022 and Wednesday 14.12.2022  
Getting Started with Your PhD Project - The Path to a Successful Doctorate, Tue, 13 Dec 2022 9am-5pm and Wed, 14 Dec 2022, 9am–12.30pm, online
Wednesday 14.12.2022 
Start in die Lehre (in German), Wed, 14 Dec 2022, 3pm–4pm, online
Thursday 15.12.2022 
Wie bewerbe ich mich um ein Promotionsstipendium? (in German),
Thu, 15 Dec 2022, 10am–11.30am, K7
Promotion und Karriere (in German), Thu, 15 Dec 2022, 12am–1.30pm, K7 
Friday 16.12.2022
Good Scientific Practice During Doctoral Studies,
Fri, 16 Dec 2022, 9am–5pm, K7