GAUSS Career Blog

Career Information and Announcements

Career Impulse Session with Franziska Schmidt, Graduate School Project Manager at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg, 17 March 2017


We are happy to invite you to another Career Impulse Session titled “Working as a Science Manager at the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ)” with Dr. Franziska Schmidt, Graduate School Project Manager at the DKFZ in Heidelberg.

Date: Friday, 17 March 2017
Start: 14:00 o’clock
Location: GZMB building, Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11, seminar room 0.232 (ground floor)

After the talk, Franziska Schmidt will take the time to answer your individual questions and you will have a platform for interactive and informal exchange about career-related topics.

For organizational reasons we would be grateful if you could write a short email to if you plan to attend.

Information about the speaker:

Franziska Schmidt studied biochemistry and worked as a PhD student and Postdoc at the Institute of Molecular Oncology at the University of Göttingen. Since 2015, she is Project Manager for the International PhD Program of the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ) in Heidelberg. Around 550 PhD students are working at the DKFZ which is Germany’s largest biomedical research institute and a member of the Helmholtz Association. Franziska is responsible for the international visibility of the PhD program and for the organisation of the bi-annual interviews. She does various marketing activities and represents the DKFZ at international career fairs. During the Career Impulse Session, she will give an overview about jobs and employers in science management as well as talk about her responsibilities at the DKFZ.


Leave a Reply

Required fields are marked *.

Time limit is exhausted. Please reload CAPTCHA.