Coaching, Mentoring & Counseling

Various UZH departments offer different forms of coaching, mentoring und counseling for doctoral candidates and postdoctoral researchers.

What is offered Department / Office For whom Fees

Advice on project and individual funding

Research and
Academic Career Development

Doctoral candidates
and postdocs

no

Guidance for applications and career (in German)

Career Services

Doctoral candidates, postdocs (until the 1st year after diploma)

no

Postdoctoral program for female scholars (in German)

Office for Gender Equality

Postdocs

yes (by application)

Counseling on gender equality topics (in German)

Office for Gender Equality

Doctoral candidates, postdocs

no

Language courses

Language Center     

Doctoral candidates, postdocs

yes

Counseling, coaching, support

Psychological
Counseling Center

Doctoral candidates

no

Conflict management for PhD  candidates

Psychological
Counseling Center

Doctoral candidates

no

Counseling on the situation as PhD candidate / postdoc

Association of Non-Professorial Academic Staff, UZH (VAUZ)

Doctoral candidates, postdocs

no

Information and counseling on childcare

The Foundation for Childcare in the Zurich University Area (kihz)

Doctoral candidates, postdocs

no