800950 SE Proposals and Project Management

winter semester 2020/2021 | Last update: 05.11.2020 Place course on memo list
SE Proposals and Project Management
SE 2
not applicable

Students possess basic knowledge of how to write sceintific proposals and of scientific project management.

  • Processes in project management
  • Tools and methods of project management
  • project controlling and time management
  • national and international funding
  • development of concepts
  • applications – „papers“
  • valuation and discussion of an project application
  • managing scientific projects
  • Contract design from the point of view of a researcher
  • difference between research contract  and research funding.

A successful application for third party funding could be the first important step towards a scientific career.

Presentations (annotated slides) are uploaded at OLAT. Participants are asked to note down questions regarding the slides; these questions will be answered by the course instructors in a virtual meeting. There will be a fixed appointment (see dates) via BigBlueButton with all participants to discuss open questions.

Assessment: written project concept (max. 10 pages) by Feb 28, 2021

Roland Gareis, Happy Projects, 3. Auflage Wien 2006.

This course is for PhD-students who go for scientific career.

Ranking of Regitration: First come, first serve.

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