※As we have reached capacity, applications for this seminar have been closed.
Network to Develop Research Environment for Diversity in Hokkaido（KNIT）, will hold a seminar to improve the research, leadership and management skills of female researchers. Dr. Iris WIECZOREK, President of IRIS Science Management Inc., will be the lecturer.
This program will consist of five sessions on leadership, management, communication, and team building topics, and will run approximately once a month from September 2020 to February 2021. You can participate in the program on a one-off basis, but we prefer that you attend all sessions as much as possible.
All seminars will be held on Zoom, please join us on your own computer.
Overview of the seminar
|Seminar Title||A five-part series of seminars “Leadership Development Training Program for Female Researchers Who Want to Become PIs”|
|Date/Time||①Sep/15/2020 ②Oct/13/2020 ③Nov/17/2020 ④Jan/19/2021 ⑤Feb/9/2021
All programs are held on Tuesdays from 1:00-4:30 p.m.
|Targeted participants||Female researchers (including PDs) affiliated with Hokkaido University and KNIT Joint Organization|
|Capacity||12 (Applications will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis, but if there are too many applicants, priority will be given to those who can attend as many seminars as possible.）|
|How to apply||Please use the application form below to apply.|
|Application deadline||Sep/1/2020（Tue）, Noon|
|Held method||Real-time online attendance with zoom|
|Lecturer||Dr. Iris WIECZOREK／IRIS Science Management Inc.|
|Enquiries||Promotion office of Research environment for Diversity, Front Office for Human Resource Education and Development, Hokkaido University
KINT website https://knit.synfoster.hokudai.ac.jp/
Applications are now closed.
Session 1: September 15, 2020
|Theme||Session 1: Principles of Leadership & Management 1|
|Date/Time||Sep/15/2020 1:00 – 4:30 pm|
Session 2: October 13, 2020
|Theme||Session 2: Principles of Leadership & Management 2|
|Date/Time||Oct/13/2020 1:00 – 4:30 pm|
Session 3: November 17, 2020
|Theme||Session 3: Key Skills for Effective Communication|
|Date/Time||Nov/17/2020 1:00 – 4:30 pm|
Session 4: January 19, 2021
|Theme||Session 4: Building a Team|
|Date/Time||Jan/19/2021 1:00 – 4:30 pm|
Session 5: February 9, 2021
|Theme||Session 5: Managing a Team|
|Date/Time||Feb/9/2021 1:00 – 4:30 pm|
About the Lecturer
Dr. Iris WIECZOREK
Established IRIS Science Management Inc. in Tokyo. She has over 25 years of Japan experience and a broad knowledge about the academic and scientific systems in Europe and Japan – both from the inside as a researcher and from the position of a funding agency. She has profound expertise in science management and many years of practical experience. Amongst others, she established the Japan Office of the German Research Foundation (DFG) in Tokyo. Her work is based on a broad and trustable network in the scientific(political) communities in Japan and Europe. She is member of various Japanese research policy commitees, and advisor to the Council for Science, Technology and Innovation (CSTI), Cabinet Office Japan. Moreover, she published numerous scientific papers on comparative assessment of the Japanese research and innovation system. She studied Japanese and Chinese Studies, and Computer Science and holds a doctoral degree from the University of Hamburg, Germany.