13. December 2023


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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 (and also all advanced) 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.
Wednesday, 13 December 2023, 5.00pm–8.30pm (Room K7)
- Welcome Note: Professor Dr Malte Drescher, Vice Rector  
- Introduction of the Doctoral Researcher Council and the Support Services
- Panel Discussion “Welcome to Academia”
- Doctoral Party: Drinks and Snacks
Further events of the Welcome Week:
Monday/Tuesday 11/12 December 2023  
11 Dec 2023, 9am–5pm and 12 Dec, 9am–12.30pm (online)
Getting Started with Your PhD Project – The Path to a Successful Doctorate
Wednesday 13 December 2023 
Wed, 13 Dec 2023, 10am–11.30am, K7
Wie bewerbe ich mich um ein Promotionsstipendium? (in German)
Wed, 13 Dec 2023, 12pm–1.30pm, K7
Promotion und Karriere (in German)
Wed, 13 Dec 2023, 2pm–3pm, online
Start in die Lehre (in German)
Thursday 14 December 2023
Thu, 14 Dec 2023, 12pm–1pm, online
Per aspera ad astra - Entscheidung für die Promotion (in German)
Tuesday 19 December 2023
Tue, 19 Dec 2023, 9am–5pm, K7
Good Scientific Practice During Doctoral Studies,