Skip to main content

Bremen Early Career Researcher Development

The Latest Info

Data Train - Starter Track 2022 I Registrierung now open!

The central cross-discipline training program "Data Train"for doctoral researchers in the U Bremen Research Alliance aims to strengthen competencies in research data management, data science, and data literacy. From January to December 2022 lectures, workshops and talks related to Research Data Management and Data Science will take place, in which doctoral researchers from member institutions can participate. The Starter Track, starting in January, is intended for anyone who wants to get started in research data management and data science.

Grants for research stays, additional experiments, summer schools - Application deadline 15.02.2022

Impulse Grants for Research Pojects
Doctoral and postdoctoral researchers can apply for funds for activities that add discernible value to their PhD or postdoc project via the funding line 01 Impulse Grants for Research Projects of the University's Central Research Development Fund. Such activities include, but are not restricted to, participation in summer schools, stays at renowned institutions, additional experiments, interdisciplinary projects, and cooperation with international partners.

BremenIDEA – Grants for Research Stays Abroad
Bremen International Doctoral Education Action (BremenIDEA) is a funding line for doctoral researchers planning one- to three-month stays at universities and research institutions abroad. The stay should be of benefit to the doctoral project by imparting additional qualifications and/or by facilitating collaboration in the respective scientific community and must be embedded in a broader working context at the host institution.

Eine Person bei der Arbeit an einem Mikroskop.

02.02.2022 'From stress to relaxation' - Mental Health Impulse Workshop

The series "Impulse Workshops on Mental Health" offered by the Welcome Center of the University of Bremen and the Workplace Health Management (WHM) continues. The next workshop takes place in a digital format which means you may join via Zoom. Dr. Nadine Binder will talk with you about your stress response and identify personal stressors, become familiar with and try out different techniques to manage your stress response and enter a state of relaxation (such as breathing, embodiment, and more).




Woman holding pine cone in her hands

Shut Up and Write! Bi-weekly online writing space for doctoral researchers

Writing is more fun when you're in good company - that's why we have established Shut Up and Write, a bi-weekly space for you to work on your dissertation. No registration necessary - just drop in and write! Please find the dates and the necessary Zoom information here.


BYRD supports Postdoc Network Groups

Do you work as a postdoctoral researcher at Bremen University and would like to connect to other researchers in a similar position? Do you have ideas for collective or interdisciplinary projects? Would you like to be part of a group who support each other and further qualify together? We offer funding of up to EUR 2.500 per year for a BYRD Postdoc Network!


Netz aus Seilen

BYRD - Social Media

Follow us on Facebook! We will keep you updated about upcoming BYRD workshops and will share news and calls that are of relevance to early-career researchers or concern funding options.

02. Feb
From stress to relaxation
16:00−18:00 Uhr
Updated by: BYRD