Graduiertenzentrum Fakultät für Angewandte Informatik

The FAI Graduate center offers various support services for doctoral students (Praedocs) and post-doctoral employees (Postdocs). Workshops, trainings and events are organized to support young scientists. Furthermore, the focus is on networking with other doctoral candidates and post-docs of the faculty as well as on interdisciplinary communication.



Information about future workshops and events is available through a mailing list. Feel free to sign up here.





Upcoming Events

You are interested in one of the workshops?

Please sign up by writing an informal mail to graduiertenzentrum-fai at




Event name


Workshop on Scientific Communication

  • sign up required and via mail possible

Workshop on Writing a Grant

  • sign up required and via mail possible





Planned Events

We are currently planning the following events (as yet without precise dates):


  • every month starting August 2023: FAI-Exchange
  • October/November 2023: Workshop Open Access
  • October/November 2023: Forschungsdatenmanagement
  • October/November 2023: Scientific English and Publishing Strategies

Previous Events


Date Eventname
19.07.2023  Annual Meeting of the FAI Graduate Program and Joint Barbecue

 Workshop: Leadership essentials – what does it take to be a young leader?

 by Wolfgang Leybold

18.06 - 24.06.2023

 Stay in Sion, Switzerland: Stay in "Maison Blanche" and "Le Coq" to connect to other PhD

 students and discuss details and problems of your PhD with peers


 JobTalks: What to do after your (post-)doctoral time?

 Get the chance to ask Profs and Employees directly.


 Workshop: Design Thinking and Techniques for more Creativity

 Workshop on Creativity Techniques and Design Thinking



14.10.2022  Wissenschaftlich Publizieren
14.10.2022  Open Access Publizieren
27.09.2022  Schreiben überzeugender Forschungsanträge und wissenschaftlicher Arbeiten




 Aufenthalt in Sion, Schweiz, in den Häusern "Maison Blanche" und "Le Coq"
 zum Kennenlernen anderer Promovierender, wissenschaftlicher Austausch und
 Vertiefung der eigenen Arbeit


 Seminar Wissenschaftskommunikation
04.06.2022  Information Event and Barbecue





Contact Persons (2022/23)

Wiss. Mitarbeiter
Regionales Klima und Hydrologie
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Humangeographie und Transformationsforschung
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Lehrstuhl für Organic Computing
Wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin
Lehrstuhl für Menschzentrierte Künstliche Intelligenz
Dr. Florian Auer
Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter
Lehrstuhl für IT-Infrastrukturen für Translationale Medizinische Forschung
Professorin für Geoinformatik