November 25-29, 2019
University of Duisburg-Essen announces its third International Staff Week which takes place from November 25th till November 29th. The university welcomes and invites all Aurora Universities to participate.
The International Staff Week offers three thematic tracks aimed at sharing and exchanging professional experience with peers. These are:
- EU Research Funding and Information Managers. The main purpose is to create a common place for EU research funding and information managers to share knowledge and exchange best practice and experiences, and in doing so strengthening relations between our institutions. University of Duisburg-Essen welcomes applications from international colleagues and representatives from grant offices who have experience in EU research funding and information management.
- Secretaries and Administrative Assistants is organized by the UNS-Network, a network of secretaries at the University Duisburg-Essen established due to the need of exchanging experience among the secretaries, and will give the opportunity for in-depth discussions within the various fields of administrative work and internationalization such as a comparison of administrative procedures and career services.
- Library Professionals has as aim to provide participating Library staff with a platform to networking, sharing knowledge and best practices within and across professional areas. The program will include presentations and discussions, exchange of good practice, a world-café, personalized meetings (job shadowing) and library tours.
The participation fee amounts to 100 € and includes conference material, coffee breaks, welcome dinner on the first day, transportation fees, and guided tour for an excursion on Wednesday. Registration is open till 15th of September.