Career insights online

The new format "Career insights online - of ICBM Alumni" aims at introducing different job perspectives in marine science in the widest sense and offers the possibility to get in touch with former members of the institute. It focusses on career paths outside of academia and will give some insights into their job fields in for example industry, administration, consulting and journalism. Speakers are asked to speak about their job and about the career steps they took to get this position for app. 20 minutes. Afterwards you will have the opportunity to ask questions to the speaker.


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Dr. Helga van der Jagt & Dr. Niels Schoffelen

Career insights online - Ecologigal Consulting:

Helga and Niels both are alumni of the Marine Graduate Schools in Bremen which, after gaining their doctoral degrees in 2018 and 2019, started their career in the field of ecological consulting. Helga is now working at Bureau Waardenburg bv, The Netherlands, coordinating, executing and analysing large scale environmental monitoring programs for large estuaries. Niels is working at Royal Haskoning DHV, The Netherlands, providing insight and solutions to guarantee excellent water quality for nature and society.

July 24th, 2020 at 14:00 – 15:30

online meeting

Dr. Hanna Manßen

Hanna is editor and project manager for the Thieme Group in Stuttgart, Germany. She studied Biology, Chemistry and Physics at the University of Oldenburg and worked as PhD at the ICBM in the group “General and Molecular Microbiology” of Prof. Rabus for the SFB Roseobacter.

June 19th , 2020 at 14:00 – 15:30,

online meeting via BigBlueButton


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