The FIGSS is aimed at all doctoral students who have a contract with the FIAS or are supervised by a FIAS Fellow.
FIGSS - Welcome Day
PHD Welcome Day 2022
For all new PhD students at FIAS, there will be the annual FIGSS-Welcome Day. With this event, we would like to give you the opportunity to get to know FIAS a little better.
A diverse program will introduce the different research areas, answer your questions, and of course, offer a lot of networking opportunities.
The next FIGSS Welcome-Day take place on 04 October 2022.
As part of the Welcome Day, there will also be a city tour of Frankfurt.
Although it is a mandatory event, we ask you to register or cancel so that we can adapt our plan and organisation. You have received the information for registration by email.
If you have any further questions, just get in touch with Doris.
Yes! the introduction event is an integral part of FIGSS and therefore compulsory for all new FIGSS members.
Yes, a short 5 minute introduction of yourself. In addition, there will be scientific lectures by fellows, postdocs, and experienced doctoral students. This will give you an insight into the diverse research at FIAS.
If you are unable to attend for health reasons or are not in Frankfurt at the moment, you are welcome to follow the lectures online. The interactive part is only available here on site.
Unfortunately, due to the COVID-19, we have to limit participation in the Welcome Day to doctoral students who started at the FIAS within the last year. But there will be some events in the near future!
04.10.2022 9.00 a.m. - 5.30 p.m.
The exact program will be announced, we start in the morning at 9.00 am.
Short-term program changes possible at any time!
The threat of Covid-19 is still present and your health, as well as that of your families is our priority. For this reason, we will have to take a number of precautions during this event. In case of increasing numbers of infections we might have to cancel the event completely or offer it online.
As we do not know the exact situation in October, we will inform you about the exact measures to be taken. So please be prepared for short-term changes!