07./08.07.20 Online workshop: Interview training with Dr. M. Schwarzkopf





9:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Dr. Matthias Schwarzkopf counsels students and scientists in all relevant questions concerning their careers. He has founded www.karrierberatung-akademiker.de together with colleagues out of public administration and private businesses.


Online-Workshop via Zoom


Scientists make a lot of mistakes as soon as they start to apply outside science. This workshop will help you to write a convincing application and to be successful in the job interview.

  • Written application I: standards in Germany for applications outside of academia. How to write them? What are typical mistakes and how to avoid them? How to develop a storyline? How to show you competencies?
  • Written application II: how do I apply unsolicited?
  • Written application III: new trends in application procedures.
  • Written application IV: what is different in other countries – some hints.
  • How to prepare the job interview? Training of interview situations.
  • Other ways of recruitment: assessment centre etc.
  • How to negotiate salary?

Please bring with you a job ad that fits you.

Workshop takes place via Zoom. Use of webcam is necessary. An integrated webcam in your laptop or phone is enough.

You receive the link to Zoom before the workshop.

Registration is open:

Please register by sending an e-mail to Lysann.penkalla@medizin.uni-leipzig.de  until 29 June 2020 at the latest.

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