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Postdoc in Germany: Brazil 2021
Nov 17, 09:00-
Nov 25, 18:00(UTC-03:00) America/Sao_Paulo
Postdoc in Germany: Brazil 2021
Online Workshop on November 17th
Matchmaking on 24th – 25th
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 and Technische Universität Berlin cordially invite prospective post-doctoral researchers to this Opportunities Online-Workshop.
Book your individual one-on-one video call with representatives of German universities and institutions for Nov 24-25. 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, November 17th, 2021 – ZOOM Webinar
Learn everything you need to know about how to do a postdoc at these excellent German universities and the financing opportunities in Germany.
09:00 AM (BRT) | Welcome & Opening Remarks
Welcome & Moderation: Sören Metz, Technical University of Munich
Welcome Words: Marcio Weichert, German Centre for Research and Innovation São Paulo (DWIH São Paulo)
Doing your postdoc in Germany – an Introduction: Christiane Wüllner, Ruhr-Universität Bochum
09:15 AM (BRT) | Opportunities & Funding | Lectures
German Research Foundation (DFG): Christina Peters
Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (AvH): Andréa Simone Stucchi de Camargo (Ambassador Scientist AvH)
German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD): Ben Beier (DAAD Rio de Janeiro)
EURAXESS: Charlotte Grawitz
09:45 AM (BRT) | Funding Q&A
- with DFG, AvH, EURAXESS and DAAD
10:00 AM (BRT) | Universities – Opportunities & Funding | Lectures
Postdoc opportunities at:
University of Münster (WWU): Laura Redondo
Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB): Jörn Benzinger
Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin): Christian Lazar
Technische Universität Berlin (TU Berlin): Ingy Nafie
University of Potsdam (UP): Sven Dinklage
Technical University of Munich (TUM): Pauline Popp
10:30 AM (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 alumni: Andréa Simone Stucchi de Camargo (USP / Postdoc at WWU / Ambassador Scientist AvH) & Maria Augusta Horta (USP RP / Postdoc at TUM) , moderated by Laura Redondo (University of Münster).
11:00 AM (BRT) | Wrap-Up
- Matchmaking, Closing Remarks, Summary and Wrap Up
DAY 2 &3 : Matchmaking, November 24 and 25, 2021
November 24: 08-09 AM (BRT) – Tips and Hints Session
Exclusively for all registered participants in the matchmakings, Christiane Wüllner & Ursula Justus (RUB Research School) will offer a Tips and Hints session.
We will provide general tips and thoughts about acquiring third-party money and highlight the importance of a strategic planning. We will also elaborate on the typical do’s and don’ts when it comes to starting a collaboration with German researchers. We are looking forward to hosting you and will provide plenty of time to discuss your questions and comments. Moderated by Jörn Benzinger, RUB Research School. Your hosts: Christiane Wüllner & Ursula Justus, RUB Research School
All registered participants in the matchmaking sessions will receive the link one day before the session.
Matchmakings: November 24 and 25 from 09AM – 06PM (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.