March 6, 2023 to May 8, 2023
DKFZ - German Cancer Research Center
Europe/Berlin timezone

Boost for your Professional Identity - Online Program

March 6- May 8, 2023

Mondays 9.30-11.30 am

+ + + IMPORTANT: 30 min ONBOARDING (Feb 27) + + +

One of the main challenges with career development is understanding which of the many career paths you should pursue. In order to gain clarity, it is important to know your Professional Identity and align your career goals and vision with that identity, which is based on your values, skills, interests as well as your personality. Throughout this program (8 times 2h), you will also learn mindset tools to empower you in achieving your goals. Doing this work early on allows time to nurture your professional relationships and to start developing the necessary skills for that future career. Action is the keyword that will get you results!

This program is suitable for senior doctoral researchers and Postdocs who are ready and committed to invest time and energy into making a successful career transition. Using and an effective “flipped-classroom” concept, participants will have access to an online community platform, Q&A sessions, videos teaching the core concepts, and a workbook with pen & paper exercises.

The Trainer is Amani Said (if you missed it you can still watch her introductory lecture at DKFZ in September 2022).

Please have a look at to get some first insights in career exploration and to reflect on your individual skills, preferences and values. 

PREREGISTER to reserve a spot: Your spot will be reserved until December 15, 2022. 

DKFZ employees please confirm your registration here on the training portal (may require VPN). You can also find the link on March 6 in the CareerCheck calendar

External scientists register on Indico (link will be sent to you after pre-registration) and will also receive access to

If you have any questions about conditions or costs feel free to contact




DKFZ - German Cancer Research Center
Communication Center
Im Neuenheimer Feld 280 69120 Heidelberg Germany
Registration for this event is currently open.