Central Office for Gender Equality, Diversity & Family


via:mento is a mentoring programme for female postdoctoral researchers from all faculties and disciplines of Kiel University. It is aiming at researchers who are continuing their academic career after PhD, aiming for a professorship or a permanent senior research scientist position.

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At Kiel University a new mentoring programme will start in 2020: via:mento_international. This will be held in English. It ist open to female postdoctoral researchers, who will continue their academic careers abroad or who come to Kiel University from abroad.
Further information will follow.


In addition to the university-wide programme an English-language programme for female doctoral and postdoctoral scientists in the marine sciences was offered until 2018. This programme, via:mento_ocean was funded by the Cluster of Excellence "The Future Ocean".

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