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Brazil 2023: Postdoc in Germany
Mar 27, 00:00-
Apr 03, 23:59(UTC-03:00) America/Sao_Paulo
Postdoc in Germany: Brazil 2023
Workshop on March 27 (Register here: http://bit.ly/brazil2023)
Online Consultations on April 03 (Register right here at the bottom of the page)
The Liaison Office São Paulo of Freie Universität Berlin, the Liaison Office for Latin America of Technical University of Munich, the Brazil Center of the University of Münster, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, the University of Potsdam, Heidelberg University and Technische Universität Berlin cordially invite prospective post-doctoral researchers to this Opportunities Online-Workshop for candidates from Brazil.
The German Center for Research and Innovation (DWIH São Paulo) is co-organizing this event.
The event is split in two parts: an information event taking place at the Goethe Institut São Paulo on March 27 and completely virtual consultations sessions on April 03.
Book your individual one-on-one video call with representatives of German universities and institutions for April 03. Individual calls can be booked by accessing the “members” section and click on the person you would like to talk to and “request a meeting” – a time schedule of this person will appear and then just choose the time and the meeting request will be sent to the person.
DAY 1: Information day, March 27, 2023 – Goethe Institut (Register here; http://bit.ly/brazil2023)
Learn everything you need to know about how to do a postdoc at these excellent German universities, the financing opportunities in Germany and general aspects of a career paths in the German research system.
09:00 – 09:30 (BRT) | Welcome coffee & Registration
09:30 – 10:00 (BRT) | Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome & Moderation: Sören Metz (TUM)
Welcome Words: Daniela Theuer Linke, German Centre for Research and Innovation São Paulo (DWIH São Paulo)
Doing your postdoc in Germany – an Introduction: Christiane Wüllner, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
10:00 – 11:30 (BRT) | Opportunities & Funding | Lectures
German Research Foundation (DFG): Christina Peters (10 min.)
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH): Andrea de Camargo (Ambassador Scientist AvH) (10 min.)
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): Francine Camelin (DAAD) (5 min.)
- EURAXESS: Charlotte Grawitz (5 min.)
11:00 – 11:30 Pitches from the participating universities (4 minutes each):
- University of Münster (WWU): Laura Redondo
- Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB): Jörn Benzinger
- Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin): Nora Jacobs & Christian Lazar
- Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin): Jan an Haack
- Technical University of Munich (TUM): Tiffany Paulisch & Sören Metz
- Heidelberg University: Katrin Berty
- University of Potsdam: Sven Dinklage
11:30 -12:30 (BRT) | How to get started. Ask your peers!
Personal and academic requirements, where to look for calls and job offers, first contact with a potential host, and much more! Discuss with Brazilian alumna Andrea de Camargo (USP / Postdoc at University of Münster / Ambassador Scientist AvH) and representatives from the funding agencies; moderated by Jan an Haack (TU Berlin) and Laura Redondo (University of Münster).
12:30 -13:30 (BRT) | Lunch break
13:30 – 17:00 Individual Consultations | Career Fair
Modus: tables will be changed every 15 Minutes
- Funding Agencies (AvH / EURAXESS / DAAD / DFG)
- University Tables
17:00 Closing Remarks
Outlook for Matchmaking on April 03, Closing Remarks, Summary and Wrap Up
DAY 2: Online Consultations, April 03, 2023
Online Consultations: April 03 from 08:00 – 18:00 (BRT)
Please book your individual meetings with the representatives of the universities and funding agencies directly by accessing the “members” section and click on the person you would like to talk to and “request a meeting” – a time schedule of this person will appear and then just choose the time and the meeting request will be sent to the person.