Programme for winter semester 2022/23 and summer semester 2023

Here you can find our programme of events for the next two semesters. All events are scheduled as in-person meetings. However, should the general conditions take a turn for the worse, we will switch to meeting on Zoom. Don’t worry, we will let you know early on.

Networking events

Welcome Exzellenzia-Newbies

You have just stumbled across our network and want to learn more on what ExzellenziaUlm has to offer? Interested in connecting with your peers and catching up with other members of our network? At the start of each semester, you have the chance to make yourself familiar with ExzellenziaUlm network.

What to expect?

  • learn what ExzellenziaUlm network has to offer
  • meet the team from Office for Gender Equality
  • talk to old and new network members at our speed dating
  • find out about sources of funding and support offered by Ulm University and beyond
  • enjoy a friendly get-together

Welcome Exzellenzia-Newbies 
Information and networking for old and new members alike (in German and English)

  • Wednesday, 19 October 2022, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, 25 April 2023, 3:30 to 5:00 p.m. 

Our Lunchtime Meetings offer you the opportunity to meet a successful woman professor from Ulm University, learn about her career, exchange ideas and make contacts. All of this takes place in a relaxed atmosphere over coffee, tea or lunch. The meetings start at 12:05 p.m. and last one hour.

What to expect?

  • manifold focus topics
  • meet & greet and connect
  • successful woman professors talk about their professional bios
  • get tips and tricks on how to become a professor

Events in the upcoming two semesters:

-  Lunchtime-Meeting
   with Prof. Dr. med. Bettina Jungwirth

   Clinic for Anaesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine
   Wednesday, 8 February 2023, 12:05 to 1:05 p.m. (in German)

-  Lunchtime-Meeting
    with Prof. Dr. Annika Herwig

   Institute of Neurobiology
   Wednesday, 21 June 2023, 12:05 to 1:05 p.m. (in English)

Each semester we offer one workshop focused on a topic related to career development.

What to expect?

  • enjoy stimulating workshops held by experts
  • meet & greet and connect
  • different days and kick-off times: pick and choose which suits you best!

Want to share your very own workshop idea, any specific topic of interest to yourself and your peer group? Please do get back to us.

Topics and events in the next two semesters:

-  „The Ocean of Opportunities - how digital networking can boost your career and your personality“
   Workshop held by Dorothee Töreki
   Digital transformation expert and founder of Denkräume im Digitalen
   Tuesday, 22 November 2022, 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. (in English)

-  „Career and Personal Presentation in Academia"
   Workshop held by Dr. Ulrike Preißler
   German Association of University Professors and Lecturers (DHV)
   Thursday, 4 May 2023, 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (in German)

Come join us for lunch at the Mensa lunch room once a month. Feel free to either buy your meal at the counter or bring your own lunch box. We will make sure there is a free table, there is no need to register. Just drop in and look out for the ExzellenziaUlm flag.

What to expect?

  • connect with other female junior academics in an informal, laid-back way

Events in the next two semesters:

  • every last Thursday of the month, 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
  • Please note: December lunch break will already be on Dec 15! 

We have set up a LinkedIn Group to help you start connecting and networking outside of scheduled networking events.

Who can join the group?

Our LinkedIn Group is open to all female junior academics from Ulm University who have participated in a Exzellenzia networking event before.

Not on our online platform yet? Email us!