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Introduction to Leadership


Organized by Junior Researcher Development Programme

2019.08.13 | Amy Louise Bretton

Date Tue 19 Nov Wed 20 Nov
Time 09:00    15:00
Location Tåsingegade, building 1441, room 210 & Studenterhusfonden, Mogens Ziehler stuen

This leadership course is intended for junior researchers who have recently taken on leadership tasks - with or without formal leadership responsibilities, for example in a new research group or as PI on a project. 

Course objectives:

Leadership skills are required in order to establish and ensure well-functioning research groups and project teams. This interactive course introduces the participants to essential leadership elements. The specific course objectives are:

  • To ensure that junior researchers are aware of their personal identity as leaders versus their identity as experts within a specific field
  • To learn about and practise different types of communication
  • To support their career development as leaders in either academia or in business and industry

Instructor(s):

The course instructors are Astrid Viola Hornbech Svendsen and Michael Martini, Leadership Development Consultants at Development and Work Environment, AU HR, as well as a guest instructor Helle Svendsen, deputy manager and ph.d., from Technological Institute.    

Preparation:

Before the course starts, please read: Effective Leadership Behavoir: Gary Yukl. What We Know and What Questions Need More Attention. Leadership challenge. Academy of Management Perspectives. p. 66-85. Nov. 2012.

Time and place:

Tuesday, 19 November 2019 9-15 at Tåsingegade, building 1441, room 210. 

Wednesday, 20 November 2019 9-15 at Studenterhusfonden, Mogens Ziehler stuen. 

Sign up here

Registration deadline is 17 October.

No longer able to participate? Unregister here

(please note that signing up does not guarantee you a place in the course. We will inform you about acceptance into the course 4 weeks before the first course day)

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