Introduction to Leadership (JRs only)

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 practice 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 Michael Martini and Louise Tornøe Johnsen, Leadership Development Consultants at Development and Work Environment, AU HR, as well as a guest instructor.


https://talent.au.dk/junior-researcher-development-programme
AU Career PhD & JR - Nordre Ringgade 1 - 8000 - Aarhus C - 93508903 - career.phd@au.dk