Transferable skills training and coaching

The Faculty of Social Sciences and the ViDSS organise transferable skills workshops, coachings, mentoring programmes and information events for doctoral candidates and early postdoctoral researchers in the social sciences.

Getting started

Fit for sowi:docs Fellowship Info session for prospective doctoral candidates SuSe 2023
Peer Mentoring for the FÖP Two-part mentoring SuSe 2024

Writing a doctoral thesis

Writing Your Doctoral Thesis Four-part coaching WiSe 2023/24
Article Writing Four-part coaching SuSe 2023
Winter Writing School Five-day retreat WiSe 2023
Almost done! The last steps towards completing your doctoral studies Two-day workshop SuSe 2024
PhD Writing on Fridays organised by the student representatives Weekly writing session SuSe 2024

Publication and research communication

Publication Strategies in the Social Sciences Workshop SuSe 2024
Our Research in Public Spaces Workshop WiSe 2022/23
Podcast Production with “Doctor it!” Workshop WiSe 2023/24

Career development

Entrepreneurship and Innovation from the Social Sciences Workshop WiSe 2023/24
Keeping up the Good Work Workshop WiSe 2023/24
Grant Proposal Writing Workshop WiSe 2022/23
Work it! Career Day Inputs, workshops and networking SuSe 2024

Offers for postdoctoral researchers

Welcome Reception and Get Together for Postdocs Reception WiSe 2022/23
Grant Proposal Writing for Postdocs Workshop WiSe 2022/23