Soft Skills

The Soft Skill courses will be organized by the Helmholtz Association in Cooperation with the Imperial College London as a 3 day joint seminar of different Helmholtz Research Schools in Germany


The first course "Research Skills Development" is usually taking place in spring and autumn. It e is designed to address a number of personal skills such as effectives, time management, networking and communication.


The second course is designed to provide you with the opportunity to develop "Skills in Communication and Presentation", which is a central task in your research. It includes poster design and presentation as well as dealing with anxiety. It is usually taking place in summer.


The aim of the third course "Career and Leadership" is to provide you with an opportunity to build your understanding, skills and confidence in the key areas of career planning, career development and the development of your leadership style. It usually takes place in autumn.