Career Talks with HELENA, Postdoc Association, HR Development and Project Funding

The Career Talks are organized by HELENA (Helmholtz Graduate School Environmental Health)  and DINI - Doctoral Students' Initiative as well as with the Postdoc Association  and HR Development in collobaration with the HMGU Career Center for Postdocs and Doctoral Students.
They are designed to help you to explore different career opportunities inside and outside academia that suit your strength, values and priorities. Guest speakers from different career fields will give you insights into different career sectors. You will have the chance to ask detailed questions and to find out what it’s really like to work in this sector in a relaxed atmosphere.

Upcoming Events

03rd of  July 2020 @ 09:30 am

From Lab to Consulting 
Dr. Jana Tretter, A.T. Kearney 

Past Events

27th of April 2020 @ 11:00 am

CAREER TALK - online: Scientific career path across Europe towards a Head of Facility position
Dr. Alvaro Crevenna, EMBL Rome

30th of January 2020 @ 02:30 pm

Video Talk: Marie Skłodowska Curie Fellowship – guidelines & experience report
Dr. Mikolaj Slabicki from Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard / DKFZ and Kathrin Zahr of the HMGU Project Funding Office

  • Location: HDC Building (3620) / seminar room 041
  • Registration: registration closed

23rd of January @04:45

Meet & Mingle in January 2020
This time featuring  special guest: Alexandra Klein & Nick del Grosso, the founders of MunichScienceSlam:

  •   Location: HDC building (3620), room 041

19th of November 2019 @ 03:00 pm

From PhD to biotec-pharma consulting to self-employment
Insights into career transitions, Dr. Nicola Bauer

  • Location: Building 33 / Small lecture hall
  • Registration: registration closed

14th of November 2020 @ 04:45 pm

Meet & Mingle in November 2019
This time featuring  special guest: Dr. Marina Rubey

  • Location: HDC building (3620), room 041

13th of Novemver 2019 @ 01:15 pm

Life Time Stories of Past „Graduate Students‘ Award" Winners
Prof. Dr. Martin Göttlicher, Leiter des Instituts für Toxikologie des Helmholtz Zentrums München & Meike Rottermann, HMGU Career Center

04th of November 2019 @ 01:00 pm

Career Options in Science Management by Thomas Koch

  • Location: Building 33 / big lecture hall 
  • Registration: registration closed

30th of September 2019 @01:30 pm

Career Path? Career Chances!
Guest speakers with different career backgrounds, such as patent attorney, customer support manager and project manager, will give you insights into their job fields and work experiences

  • Location: Building 31 / Seminar Room 003
  • Registration: registration closed

12th of September 2019 @ 04:45 pm

Meet & Mingle in September 2019
This time featuring  special guest: Dr. Nick del Grosso.

  • Location: HDC building (3620), room 041

22nd of May 2019 @ 04:00 pm

Working in a Federal Office - Chances and Challenges
Dr. Wafa Bouaziz, Orphix Consulting GmbH

  • Location: Building 3533 / Room 231
  • Registration: registration closed

05th of April 2019 @ 09:30 am

From Lab to Consulting 
Dr. Jana Tretter, A.T. Kearney 

  • Location: Building 31, room 003
  • Registration: registration closed

12th of February 2019 @ 03:30 - 05:00 pm

The principles of scientific management
Dr. Brigitte Fröhlich, German Center for Diabetes Research (DZD)

  • Location: Building 35 / Room 1050
  • Registration: Registration closed

4th of December 2018 @ 03:30 pm

The principles of scientific management


Prof. Dr. Henriette Uhlenhaut

15th of June 2018 @ 10:00 am

Starting a Career in Industry - McKinsey and Company
Dr. Thomas Fehm, McKinsey

  • Location: Building 25 / Room 001
  • Registration: Registration closed

20th of March 2018 @ 10:00 am

Starting a Career in Industry - Roche Expert Start-up Program
Dr. Stefan Datz, Roche Expert Start-up program

  • Location: Building 35 / Room 1050
  • Registration: Registration closed

11th of January 2018 @ 04:00 pm

Working in a Federal Office - Chances and Challenges
Dr. Ulrike Kulka, Bfs (Federal Office for Radiation Protection)

  • Location: Building 33 / Small lecture hall
  • Registration: Registration closed

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