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Laboratory Leadership for Postdocs

 

Programme

 

DAY I 

12:00

Arrival + Light Lunch

13:00

SESSION 1: Setting the Frame

  • Welcome and presentation of trainers
  • Sociometry: visualising different subgroups
  • Course objectives, time schedule, rules & roles
  • Expectations / Contracting

14:45

Coffee Break

 

SESSION 2: Role Awareness and Working Styles

  • Appropriate professional roles
 
 

SESSION 3 Basics of Communication

  • Transactional Analysis Part I

16:40

Coffee Break

 

  • Transactional Analysis Part II
  • Exercises and Debrief
 

SESSION 4: Organizing Your Work 1

  • How to set goals
  • Exercise Goal Setting

19:00

 

End of Day I

19:00

Dinner

DAY II

9:00

Repetition / Flashlight / Programme

 

 

 

SESSION 5: Key Communication Skills

  • Active Listening
  • EQ: Dealing with emotions professionally

10:40

Coffee break

 
  • Exercises
  • Debriefing

13:00

Lunch

14:15

SESSION 6: Organizing Your Work 2 - Time management

  • Setting priorities
  • Proactive Management

16:00

Coffee break

 

SESSION 7: Motivation

  • Intrinsic Motivation

 

 

 

 

SESSION 8: Personality and Leadership

  • Dealing with own and other's personalities
  • Impact of personality on leadership style

18:30

End of Day II

18:30

Dinner

DAY III

9:00

Repetition/ Leftovers / Programme

 

 

 

SESSION 9: Conflict Management

  • Appreciative confrontation
  • Giving constructive feedback

10:40

Coffee break

 
  • Exercise
 

SESSION 10: Research Integrity

  • Scientific Misconduct
 

SESSION 11: Application and Recruitment

  • What is needed for good recruitment
  • Designing a job profile
13:00 Lunch
14:00
  • How to prepare an application interview
 

SESSION 12: Team Development

  • What bring groups to high performance?

15:20

Coffee break

 
  • Wrap-up: processing and feedback

16:00

Workshop closes