Creativity as a Resource During Your Doctorate

A workshop offered by the Bonn Graduate Center.

Creativity is one of the most important resources of the 21st century. As the major motor for innovation and development, it can also be of great significance in academia. This workshop introduces creativity techniques for scientists and doctoral students that can be helpful in several areas of their research and work.

Online Workshop

Thursday, January 20, 2022
9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Friday, January 21, 2022
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Dr. Isabel Werle





Target Group

Doctoral students from all subject areas




12 units are applicable within the "Doctorate plus" certificate

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Course Content

  • Developing ideas
  • Writing and working on articles
  • Dealing with mental blocks and writer’s block
  • Planning projects
  • Organizing and preparing a conference
  • Developing and implementing a vision
  • Planning the time after your doctorate and when making decisions

Course Description

In this workshop, the basic principles of creativity will be conveyed and several idea generation methods will be presented and put into practice. The aim of this workshop is to develop a creativity-inducing attitude and make the participants familiar with a variety of tools, which foster a change of perspective, creative idea generation and innovative problem-solving.


Bonn Graduate Center


+49 228 73-60141


Alte Sternwarte
Poppelsdorfer Allee 47
53115 Bonn

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