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Professional Networking


02. September 2019 09:00 – 02. September 2019 17:00

Philipps-Universität Marburg, MARA, F|05, Deutschhausstraße 11+13, 1st floor, seminar room 01.0010

A sustainable network is a key factor for a successful career inside and outside the academic sector. Such a network facilitates the exchange of knowledge, access to key information, and mutual support for successful projects. The key to networking is building meaningful relationships and mutual trust.

This workshop covers basic techniques as well as the dos and don’ts of networking. Through a ­balanced combination of theoretical input, exchange of ­experiences, and practical exercises, you will be enabled to develop your own personal approach towards successful networking.

Intended Learning Outcomes

After the workshop, you will

  • be able to identify suitable networking partners and develop your personal networking strategy,
  • be able to maintain and expand your personal network, and
  • be able to present yourself and your projects convincingly.

Didactic Methods

Theoretical input, exchange of experiences, and practical exercises


Proficiency in English at the B2 level of competency is required.


September 2, 2019, 9 am–5 pm

Target group

Doctoral candidates and postdocs from all disciplines


Maximum number of 12 participants
Internal 25 EUR
External 75 EUR


At, deadline August 19, 2019
We kindly ask you to confirm your registration to make it binding. You may cancel your registration up to twelve days before the beginning of the course without providing specific reasons. Thereafter, you will be required to pay the attendance fee even if you do not attend the course.


Dr. Markus Gyger,

Event Organizer

MArburg University Research Academy (MARA)
Doctoral Program for Life and Natural Sciences