How to convince in job interviews

Ein englischsprachiger Workshop für DoktorandInnen und PostdoktorandInnen aller Fachbereiche

If you made it to the job interview you are already very successful: you wrote a convincing application. Nevertheless there is still a long way to go, because job interviews are the face to face situation that is much less controllable than the written application. In this workshop you will learn how to prepare them. And we will practice them.

Topics we deal with:Campus Landau

  • Preparation of job interviews
  • Your self-introduction
  • What counts most: show your competencies and achievements. But what are my
  • Typical questions and fitting answers
  • To be somehow stressed is normal – but how to deal with it?
  • Training of interview situations
  • How to talk about your salary
  • Culture based differences – what to consider in German job interviews


Workshop leader: Dr. Matthias Schwarzkopf

Dr. Matthias Schwarzkopf counsels students and scientists in all relevant questions concerning their careers. He has been responsible for supporting the appointing procedure of new professors at Jena University, has been head of LehreLernen – the training centre for university teachers – and has done recruitment for private businesses. He has founded together with colleagues out of public administration and private businesses.

You can sign up here for the workshop: registration.

Wann 10.05.2017
von 09:00 bis 16:00
Wo Campus Landau, CI 1, großer Konferenzraum
Kontakttelefon 0261/2872952
Termin übernehmen vCal