1. Courses at the Center for Doctoral Studies

The Center for Doctoral Studies of the University of Vienna offers a lot of different courses, helplful in different stages of your thesis and also in personal development. Courses are held in English or German, please look at the mark E = in English.

All courses are for free!

 

I. Library research and organizing information

Von der Fragestellung zur Literatur

Suchstrategien und Bibliotheksrecherche

E From research question to literature: Finding and using information resources for your PhD project

Einführung in das Literaturverwaltungsprogramm Citavi

E Introduction to reference management and knowledge organization: Citavi

Einführung in das Literaturverwaltungstool Zotero

E Introduction to the reference management tool Zotero

E Introduction to the Multidisciplinary Database Web of Science

E Introduction to SciVerse Scopus - A Multidisciplinary Knowledge Access

Copyright und Plagiarismus

  

II. Academic Writing and Publishing

E Good Scientific Practice - Scientific Misconduct

Schreiben und Präsentieren eines Exposé

Forschungsüberblicke schreiben

Schreibstrategien für DoktorandInnen

Auf den Punkt gebracht. Klar und verständlich Schreiben

Open Access: Die neue Art des Publizierens

E Publication Strategies in the Academic "Publish or Perish" Competition

Akademisches Schreiben - Journalistisches Schreiben

 

III. Presentation skills and science communication in German

Besser präsentieren in Wissenschaft und Forschung: Sicherheit, Klarheit und Komptenz vermitteln

Poster Präsentation: Planen, Gestalten, Schreiben

Kommunikation und Rhetorik

Überzeugend Sprechen und souverän auftreten

 

IV. Academic writing, presenting and communicating in ENGLISH

Exposé Writing in English

Academic Writing in English Part I

Academic Writing in English Part II

Refresh your Grammar

The Research Article: Publication Process & Text Qualities of a Key Genre

Presenting Research Results

Presentation Techniques

Conversation in English: Conference & Meeting Situations

Moderating a Conference Session

Capturing the Essence: Presenting your research in 3 minutes

English Pronunciation and Typical Mistakes

 

V. Funding possibilities and grant proposal writing

Finanzierungsmöglichkeiten für JungwissenschafterInnen - Eine Einführung

E Funding Possibilities for First Stage Researchers - An Introduction

Antragstellung für ein DOC Stipendium der Österreichischen Akademie für Wissenschaftern (ÖAW)

OeAD Bewerbungstraining für das Marietta Blau Mobilitätsstipendium

E How to Approach Proposal Writing for postdoc Funding Applications

 

VI. Career development and organizing projects

Die Dissertation erfolgreich starten: Projektmanagement für das eigene Dissertationsvorhaben

E Starting your dissertation successfully: Project management for the own research project

E Time and Selfmanagement

Zeitmanagement und Selbstorganisation für DoktorandInnen

Drittmittelförderung und Karriereplanung in der Wissenschaft

Training für Bewerbungen in und außerhalb der Universität

 

VII. Analyzing data

(also) E Workshops on R, Atlas ti, SPSS are offered by the ZID


VIII. Teaching competences 

(also) E Workshops to improve your teaching competences are offered by the Center for Teaching and Learning

Please find more information at the Center for Doctoral Studies.

2. Courses at ISTA

Please find here the information about courses at the ISTA (Institute of Science and Technology Austria). This is the general link to ISTA: https://ist.ac.at/en/, and here you can find the courses for PhD students: http://phd.pages.ist.ac.at/course-list/.