Workshop: "Building exceptional collaborations"
Target Audience: OIST Researchers
Session format: Interactive workshop
Speaker: Dr Kerstin Fritsches, Managing Director and Head Trainer of PostdocTraining, Australia
By the end of this session participants will be able to ...
- understand that building successful collaborations and teams is a key leadership skill for a successful research career
- describe the importance and challenges of planning and running teams and collaborations that go beyond ‘research as usual’
- create a plan and develop the strategies needed for an exceptional collaboration
Note: This session builds on the concepts and strategies explored in workshop ‘Developing your leadership skills as a researcher’, though it works well as a stand-alone event if you are not able to attend both workshops.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Spaces are limited to 25 participants.
Registration deadline: December 8, 2017
TO REGISTER CLICK HERE
About the Speaker:
Dr. Kerstin Fritsches is a former research fellow with first-hand experience of the challenges facing early career researchers and a strong track record in postdoc affairs and career development. A lack of effective career training for PhDs led Kerstin to found PostdocTraining in 2011, to bridge a gap in professional development by delivering support tailored specifically for PhD students and postdocs.
PostdocTraining delivers career development support and mentoring for researchers worldwide and Kerstin has become a sought-after workshop facilitator on topics such as career planning and research leadership in both Europe and Australia.