MEiN - Mentoring with Experts and international Networking

MEiN is a mentoring program designed to encourage female doctoral students to develop an academic career by gaining international experience, extending her professional network at an early stage of career and mentoring with renowned researchers and accompanying workshops.

The program is open for female doctoral students working in collaborative research projects (Exzellenzcluster, Research Training Group, Research respectively Graduate School, Collaborative Research Centre, Priority Program, Research Unit) as well as female doctoral students of the Faculty of Humanities, the Departments of Politics, Economics and Psychology.

Program Information

Program duration
12 to 18 months
Duration of stay abroad
2 to 8 weeks
Program content
- One-to-One Mentoring
- Research stay abroad, visiting the mentors lab (international)
- Workshops: Positioning and strategic career planning, communication, self-presentation/ leading competences (Blockseminar)

Submission deadline

November 26th, 2017 (closed)

The Program is run by the Office for Equal Opportunities, Family Affairs and Diversity in cooperation with the Gender Consulting Service.

Faculty of Sciences: Dr. Sandra Weimer

Faculty of Humanities: Michaela David

- uni.kn/gender-consulting/