Writing, Presenting, Networking – Tools for a Scientific Career

24.10.2019 INM, Campus D2 5, 5. Stock, Leibniz-Saal
24.10.2019 , INM, Campus D2 5, 5. Stock, Leibniz-Saal

A symposium for female scientists

Writing, presenting and networking are main tools for researchers at all stages of their career in aca-demia. How can you improve your skills? Which mistakes can you avoid? Join our symposium and benefit from the insider view of our experts!

Learn about the reviewers’ perspective and discuss and network with other female scientists! Our symposium is aimed at female scientists in the STEM fields, particularly PhD students and postdocs.


  • 9:15 Welcome
  • 9:30 Writing a scientific paper
    Prof. Dr. Roland Bennewitz, Group Leader and Ombudsperson for Good Scientific Practice, INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials
  • 10:15 Writing an application – the point of view of a referee
    Prof. Dr. Giovanna Morigi, Professor of Theoretical Quantum Physics, Heisenberg Professorship, Saarland University
  • 10:45 Coffee Break
  • 11:15 Impactful Presentations: How to talk so people listen
    Michelle Hunter, MA Coaching in Education, Women’s Development Facilitator
  • 12:30 Networking lunch

Registration until October 12, 2019 via e-mail to [email protected]
If you need childcare during the event, please contact us.

A joint event of the Equal Opportunities Office of Saarland University and the Equal Opportunities Commissioners of INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials

Saarland University
Equal Opportunities Office
Dr. Sybille Jung, Estelle Klein
[email protected]

INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials
Equal Opportunities Commissioners
Dr. Christina Sauer-Hormann, Silke Zeiter-Semmet
[email protected]

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