Career Development


In the final course we will take a look on what the next step could be. We will discuss various career paths and the participants will get a clearer picture of what they want to do in the immediate and farther future. 

Finally we will take a look on the skills and opportunities needed to be recruited into the job you aspire. 

The course is designed for Phd students at the end of their PhD and early postdocs.


The program will be announced shortly.

Organisational issues


The course takes place in Schloss Buchenau. With sufficient distance from everyday work, participants can concentrate fully on the course. 


Travel is organised individually. Buchenau is easily accessible by train or car.

The address of the course venue is Hermann-Lietz-Str. 13, 36132 Buchenau, directions can be found here:


Accommodation is in double rooms, which are allocated on site. Wishes are of course taken into account here.

Internet access:

Free WLAN is available almost everywhere on the site. 


Full board is provided during the seminar. Potential allergies or intolerances will be checked and considered at the beginning of the course. Vegetarian and vegan options are available.


Part of the course will take place outdoors, please remember to bring weatherproof clothing. 

Schloss Buchenau