Winter School Revise & Revitalize

Academic Writing & Presentation Skills for Researchers

Applications open until January 8, 2023!

The 6-day Winter School offers pre- and post-doc researchers the opportunity to learn the fundamentals of scientific writing and presentation in a productive and supportive atmosphere.

The goal of the Winter School is to demystify the unwritten rules of scientific writing and provide researchers with a clear blueprint for their articles and presentations. Modules on scientific writing and presentation are balanced with revitalize sessions that focus on holistic health and insights on how to build a sustainable career in research.

The program is composed of 3 days of inputs on academic writing, presentation and healthy working followed by a 3-day writing retreat. Writing & revitalize coaching sessions, fireside evenings and peer exchange complement the Winter School.

The target group for the Winter School are junior and senior researchers working on English-language dissertations or journal articles who want to develop their skills for further careers in academia or scientific communication. 14 participants will be selected according to an application process. The program language is English.

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Application Criteria

Apply until January 8 with a CV (max. 2 pages), a letter of motivation (max. 1 page) detailing how the Winter School would benefit your career development, and an abstract of the paper you plan to revise during the program. Applications must be pre- or post-doc researchers affiliated with an Austrian research organization or university. All fields of study are accepted.

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Winter School 2021 Alumnus

When applying for the Winter School, I never anticipated that I would benefit so much. It not only taught me how to sharpen my academic writing skills, but also enabled me to acquire a daily writing habit. It allowed me, as a non-native speaker, to embrace the challenges of English writing and also helped me, as a young scholar, to be mentally prepared for the challenges of academic life.

Any questions? Contact us!

Mag. Christine Hudetz, MA

Program Manager

+43 (0)1 513 27 50-36 Puevfgvar.Uhqrgm@yot.np.ng