Scientists at TU Braunschweig have access to a wide range of counseling, service, and continuing education offerings. The aim of these offers is to support you in your work at TU Braunschweig and to expand and strengthen your competencies.
The Career Service offers career counseling for young scientists with an explicit focus on potentials in the economy. Strategic cooperations with partners from industry are constantly being developed and intensified in order to provide interested young scientists with an insight into a career as well as contacts in industry.
Services offered by Career Services:
Individual counseling (e.g. feedback on application documents, simulation of job interviews, development of a personal skills profile or a career entry strategy, information on networking and sources of information; by appointment).
The Research Service and European Office offers research funding advice on national, european and international funding programs. From application assistance and support with contractual issues to finding cooperation and contact partners.
Offers at the Research Service and EU-Office:
Indicidual research funding advice on national, european and international funding programs
Application support, assistance with contractual issues, search for cooperation and contact partners
Workshops for individual scientists as well as institutes regarding the strategic orientation of research activities
The GradTUBS Graduate Academy supports young scientists in their career decision-making or goal-setting and offers, among other things, seminars on leadership skills as well as networking evenings that serve to build up the doctoral students' networks. For this purpose, experts are invited to promote exchange and to support the doctoral candidates in establishing contacts in research networks and industry.
Offers of the Graduate Academy for doctoral students:
Workshops on key qualifications
Networking events with industry and non-university science organizations
Individual career coaching
If there are remaining places available, postdocs are also welcome to participate in the offer.
The Research Funding Network at TU Braunschweig aims to support scientists with their research proposals. The network includes scientists of TU Braunschweig with many years of experience - in committees and with applications. They support applicants of TU Braunschweig and those who want to come to TU Braunschweig with their research grants.
The offer of personnel development department is directed at all employees of the Technische Universität Braunschweig and is intended to recognize, maintain, develop and promote the performance and learning potential of the employees.
Offer of the personnel development department:
Program of personnel development (e.g. courses on personality development, health management or administrative practice).
Advice on and arrangement of external seminars and training events (e.g. HüW)
Support on health issues, dealing with stress and designing health-promoting work conditions
The TU Braunschweig's Equal Opportunities Office supports young female scientists with specific career support offers. For women and men, the family office offers service and advice on the topic of reconciling family and science.
The Communications and Press Service is the central point of contact for university communications. It mediates between journalists, scientists and employees. The office maintains contact with relevant media and its own channels, which are constantly being developed under its responsibility. Advice on corporate design and web presence are also among the core competencies of the staff unit.
Services offered by the Communications and Press Service:
Advice on internal and external science and university communication and on dealing with the media.
The services of the Teaching and Media Education Team at TU Braunschweig include the promotion of innovative teaching-learning concepts, consulting, moderation, information, interdisciplinary exchange and a wide range of qualification offers. The higher education workshops are open to all teachers at the TU Braunschweig. The Prof. program holds special workshops and events for all (junior) professors.
Offers of the project group teaching and media education
For teaching staff members:
Financial support for innovative teaching-learning projects (personnel funds)
University didactic qualification programs and workshops (basic qualification and advanced programs and individual workshops)
Advice and support, e.g. in the implementation of teaching-learning projects or with regard to the evaluation of teaching (tenure track)
As a Research Data Management Service Center, the University Library, Research Service & EU University Office and Gauss IT Center jointly support scientists in the responsible handling of research data.
Support services offered by TUBS.researchdata:
Preparation of reseach data management plans
Archiving and publication of research data
Collaboration on research data in the large projects
The University Library provides TU Braunschweig with literature, media and information. It promotes competence in the use, processing and presentation of information and provides the public with access to scientific information.
Advisory services and publication services of the Braunschweig University Library:
Continuing education offers (courses/workshops): e.g. research strategy, literature management with Citavi, copyright, Open Access, bibliometrics, research data management.
Publication consulting, e.g. on open access, the publication fund, bibliometrics, research data
The Technology Transfer Office supports interested young scientists as potential founders through coaching or in applying for start-up funding, which supports, for example, innovative, technology-oriented start-up projects or knowledge-based services.
Offerings of the Technology Transfer Office:
Start-up support: coaching, entrepreneurship qualification, space offers for start-up preparation.
Inventions/patents: invention support, patent application and marketing of patents
Arrangement of industrial cooperation for cooperation projects with companies and marketing of scientific results