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Lecture Miniseries on Academic Culture Topics

13 October 2021

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What are your biases? What motivates you? How can you communicate your research?

In October, PIER organizes a lecture Mini-series in which you will learn how unconcious biases impact your perceptions and decision-making, how you keep yourself motivated and avoid procrastination, and how to boost you career by communicating your research. Three different talks will cover topics which are crucial in an academic career. All events can be attended separately.

 


Unconcious Bias
Date: 13 October 2021, 2 - 4 pm
Venue: online via zoom
Speaker: Eileen Schwanold

In her lecture "Unconcious Bias", Eileen Schwanhold, Social and Organizational Psychologist specialized in Diversity & Social Equality, will discuss central concepts and psychological mechanisms that feed into bias, the types and consequences of biases and how to overcome their impacts.

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Motivation & Procrastination
Date: 20 October 2021, 12:30 - 1:30 pm
Venue: online via zoom
Speaker: Desiree Dickerson

Desiree Dickerson, trainer for research and innovation and Academic Mental Health & Well-being Consultant, will give a speech about the difficulties of procrastination, and how to get out of its cycle and stay motivated.

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Tweet or Perish: Science Communication
Date: 27 October 2021, 2 pm - 4 pm
Venue: online via zoom
Speaker: Theresa Schredelseker

Theresa Schredelseker, molecular biologist, science blogger and coordinator for Postdocs at PIER, will answer the questions, What is Science Communication? and Is it required to be successfull in academia? in her talk "Tweet or Perish: Science Communication - Career Boost or Waste of Time?".

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Fellows
Jennifer Popp
Particle and Astroparticle Physics
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Leonardo Ranasinghe
Nanoscience
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Alumni
Linda Vanessa Thesing
Photon Science
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Ángel Ferran Pousa
Accelerators
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Event Calendar
21 Jan. 2021 to 25 Nov. 2021
Chaired by: Thomas Tschentscher (European XFEL) ; Changbum Kim (PAL-XFEL) et al.
Location: Zoom
14 Sep. 2021 to 12 Oct. 2021
Chaired by: Theresa Schredelseker (PIER (Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research))
Location: link will follow
Room: online
20 Sep. 2021 to 24 Sep. 2021
Speaker: Sarif Khan (Goettingen University) ; Christoph Nega (BCTP, University of Bonn) et al.
Location: DESY Hamburg
Room: Main Auditorium
21 Sep. 2021 to 24 Sep. 2021
Chaired by: Theresa Schredelseker (PIER (Partnership for Innovation, Education and Research))
Location: link will follow
Room: online
21 Sep. 2021 to 24 Sep. 2021
Location: DESY
Room: Building 2a, Seminar Room 2
21 Sep. 2021 - 09:00
Location: DESY
Room: Auditory
21 Sep. 2021 - 13:00
Chaired by: Arwen Pearson ; Annika Margaretha Schonefeld (UNI/CUI (The Hamburg Centre for Ultrafast Imaging))
Location: 610
21 Sep. 2021 - 13:15
Speaker: Tobias Pohlmann (DESY)
24 Sep. 2021 - 10:00
Chaired by: Andreas Voss (concis Group!)
Location: Zoom
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