Press Release 144/2015

Panel Discussion: Young Scientists in the Focus

Support and Career Opportunities of Young Scientists Will Be Covered by the Panel Discussion at KIT with Minister of Science Theresia Bauer
The Karlsruhe House of Young Scientists (KHYS) and the Young Investigator Network (YIN) of KIT are the only institutions of this kind to support young scientists in Germany. (Photo: Marks Breig, KIT)

Perspectives of young scientists will be in the focus of a panel discussion with Baden-Württemberg Minister of Science Theresia Bauer on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, 19.30 hrs at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Together with KIT President Professor Holger Hanselka and KIT Vice President Professor Alexander Wanner, the Minister will discuss with students, doctoral students, and post-docs about their situation and support options at universities. The discussion will take place at the Atrium of the Kollegiengebäude Mathematik on KIT Campus South (Building 20.30, Englerstraße 2). Representatives of the media are cordially invited. The panel discussion will take place in the German language.



Being “The Research University in the Helmholtz Association”, KIT creates and imparts knowledge for the society and the environment. It is the objective to make significant contributions to the global challenges in the fields of energy, mobility, and information. For this, about 10,000 employees cooperate in a broad range of disciplines in natural sciences, engineering sciences, economics, and the humanities and social sciences. KIT prepares its 22,800 students for responsible tasks in society, industry, and science by offering research-based study programs. Innovation efforts at KIT build a bridge between important scientific findings and their application for the benefit of society, economic prosperity, and the preservation of our natural basis of life. KIT is one of the German universities of excellence.

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