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Workshop: "PIER Startup Bootcamp II: Business Modeling"

01 September 2022

PIER is pleased to announce its next PIER Start-Up Workshop “Business Modeling” for ...
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YouTube Videos from our Workshop

11 July 2022

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PIER PhD Reception 2022

29 June 2022

This year's PIER PhD reception took place on 29 June in DESY's auditorium and canteen. More ...
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Election of the new DOIT speakers

20 July 2022

It is time for this year's general PhD assembly, and we want you to join and cast your vote for ...
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New Python courses in autumn and winter 2022

27 October 2022

Do you want to do machine learning and/or data analysis using Python, but you’re having ...
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Good scientific practice for PhD students

27 September 2022

In public, "good scientific practice" is often connected with cases of plagiarism when it ...
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The Career Development Cycle

The Career Development Cycle is a programme of the Universität Hamburg HR department open for all PhD students, Postdocs and Junior PIs at UHH. The events of the career development cycle help you clarify your goals, plan how you mean to achieve these, further yourself, and advance in your career. Professional goals can relate to either your current position or a future role. Universität Hamburg also offers other qualification options such as individual advising services and short information events, called Food for Thought.

More information on the Career Development Cycle.

Course Program of the Hamburg Research Academy

The Hamburg Research Academy aims to provide effective career support to PhD students and Postdocs at all career stages. The New Course Program of the Hamburg Research Academy (HRA) for summer 2022 is online now!

The HRA offers a great collection of workshops and trainings to gain further qualifications.

Check out their new program at: https://www.hra-hamburg.de/en/unser-angebot/kursangebot.html

The MIN Graduate School (MINGS)

The MIN Graduate School (MINGS) offers a wide range of support measures and events open for all doctoral candidates of the UHH MIN faculty. They develop the structured PhD program MIND and the Individual Development Plan (IDP) for doctoral researchers. They also offer travel grants and short-term stipends, counselling for newcomers, career and networking events and more. The MINGS doctoral representatives are the main contacts for all concerns of doctoral researchers at MIN Faculty.

Learn more about the MINGS and sign up for their monthly newsletter here: https://www.min.uni-hamburg.de/en/min-graduiertenschule.html.


DESY HR + IT training

The personnel development (PE, Personalentwicklung) supports all employees at DESY in their professional and personal development in order to develop their talents. The PE offers workshops, trainings and language courses for all PhD students with a DESY contract. PhD students without a DESY affiliation may participate upon request. The course programme is available online only for DESY users: More information on DESY PE.

DESY IT offers regular trainings and workshops for DESY staff, including Python, Confluence, Indico, among others. The course programme is available online only for DESY users: More information on DESY It training.

About PIER

PIER is the strategic partnership between DESY and Universität Hamburg, the "Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research.


Jennifer Popp
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
Leonardo Ranasinghe
Linda Vanessa Thesing
Photon Science
Ángel Ferran Pousa
Event Calendar
19 Jul. 2022 to 26 Aug. 2022
Speaker: Christian Schroer (FS-PETRA (PETRA III)) ; Christian Schroer (FS-PETRA (PETRA III)) et al.
Location: DESY Hamburg
Room: main Auditorium
19 Jul. 2022 to 08 Sep. 2022
Chaired by: Andreas Przystawik (FS-PS (FS-PS Fachgruppe FCP)) ; Friederike Januschek (DESY) et al.
15 Aug. 2022 to 19 Aug. 2022
Location: Universität Hamburg
Room: Hörsaal Von-Melle-Park 8
Today - 11:30
Location: zoom only
Today - 14:30
Chaired by: Federico Meloni (ATLAS (ATLAS SM and Beyond)) ; Felix Kling (T (Cosmology))
Location: Zoom only
19 Aug. 2022 - 15:00
Speaker: Michael Maxim Matlis (DESY)
23 Aug. 2022 - 09:00
Location: Geomatikum, Bundesstraße 55, 20146 Hamburg
Room: Room 1528
23 Aug. 2022 - 09:00
Speaker: Aaron Dean Spector (DESY) ; Frank Gaede (FTX (FTX Fachgruppe SFT)) et al.
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