Career Service Team and Contact

Dr. Vera Bissinger

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Coordinator for career counseling, CV & application checks
maternity cover for Stefanie Klug
Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11
Room 0.227 (Map)
37077 Göttingen
Tel. +49 (0) 551/39-26684
career@gauss.uni-goettingen.de

Short bio: Since 2014, Vera is coordinating the central mentoring programs for the Academic Staff Development of the Göttingen University. After her PhD in Freshwater Biology, she has been managing a graduate school in Environmental Research at a Helmholtz Centre for several years. She is a certified systemic counsellor and works as freelance trainer. During Stefanie’s maternity leave, she is responsible for the career counselling at the GAUSS Career Service and also involved in the GAUSS Alumni Mentoring Program.


Dr. Britta Korkowsky

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Coordinator for career workshops & events, alumni network, newsletter
maternity cover for Stefanie Klug
Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11
Room 0.227 (Map)
37077 Göttingen
Tel. +49 (0) 551/39-26684
career@gauss.uni-goettingen.de

Short bio: After her PhD in Slavic Studies Britta started working in science management and has several years of professional experience in a graduate school organizing the qualification program and various events. In November 2019, Britta started as the coordinator of the GAUSS Career Service covering Stefanie Klug during her maternity leave. Britta is responsible for the qualification program for postdocs as well as for career events and the GGNB Alumni Network. She will also take over the GAUSS Career Service Newsletter and GAUSS Career Blog.


Dr. Stefanie Klug

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Coordinator (on maternity leave until Jan 2021)
Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11
Room 0.227 (Map)
37077 Göttingen
Tel. +49 (0) 551/39-26684
career@gauss.uni-goettingen.de

Short bio: In January 2018, Stefanie started as the new coordinator of the GAUSS Career Service and is further developing the services and support provided. As a trained geologist with a PhD in Paleobiology, she spent most of her postdoc career as a Marie Curie and DFG fellow in the UK before joining the University of Manchester as a Strategic Funding Manager in 2015. She is very experienced in applying for research funding, publishing, teaching and supervising students, but also in providing support, counseling and advice with regards to career development and planning. In addition to heading the GAUSS Career Service Stefanie is also responsible for developing and supporting the GAUSS Alumni Network.


Christin Schröter

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Assistance (on maternity leave until March 2020)
Justus-von-Liebig-Weg 11
Room 0.226b (Map)
37077 Göttingen
Tel. +49 (0) 551/39-26681
career@gauss.uni-goettingen.de

Short bio: Christin got her degree as a professional translator from Heidelberg University in 2009 and has been working as a freelance translator and TV show subtitler between 2009 and 2016. In 2009, she started to work as a part-time program assistant at the GGNB office, being mainly responsible for stipend administration and travel reimbursements. After her maternity leave, she assumed additional responsibilities as assistant for the GAUSS Career Service, primarily helping with the course organization and communication.