Welcome to iGRAD

iGRAD, the Interdisciplinary Graduate and Research Academy Düsseldorf, was founded in 2008 as a cross-curricular institution located in the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (MNF) at the Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf. iGRAD’s offers in training and development, counselling, and services provide targeted support for the qualification of young researchers within the faculty and are directed at all doctoral and postdoctoral researchers, research supervisors and mentors, as well as at affiliated graduate training programs and research networks. iGRAD thus offers a structured educational program that complies with current standards.
Together with the Medical Research School of the Medical Faculty, philGRAD of the Faculty of Arts and Humanities, and the Junior Scientist and International Researcher Center (JUNO), iGRAD forms the consortium of Heine Research Academies (HeRA) in 2013.

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Vacancies

There are still vancancies in our workshops 'Presenting (in) Science - How to own the stage on (international) conferences' scheduled to run on March 28/29 and 'Preparing for Potential Conflicts' scheduled to run on May 13/14. If you are interested, please contact the undefinediGRAD-Office to register.

Participate and win! Germany-wide study ‘nacaps’ on working conditions and career pathways of early stage researchers

How do doctoral research phases develop? Which conditions affect competence development and doctoral success? Which factors influence career decisions and career pathways of early stage researchers?

Only few comprehensive data and scientifically substantial answers exist on these questions. Therefore, together with numerous universities in Germany, Heinrich Heine University (HHU) Düsseldorf participates in the first questionnaire of the National Academics Panel Study (nacaps), implemented by...

 

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iGRAD

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf Universitätsstr. 1
Building: 26.31
Floor/Room: U1.45
40225 Düsseldorf
Phone +49 211 81-14777
Fax +49 211 81-14030

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The  Heinrich Heine University (HHU) Düsseldorf is member of  the 'Council for Doctoral Education' of the 'European University Association' (EUA-CDE) and of the 'German University Association of Advanced Graduate Training' (GUAT/UniWiND). iGRAD is the HHU point of contact for EUA-CDE and GUAT/UniWiND.

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