The Scientific Coordination facilitates communication among scientists within iDiv as well as with other major research institutes and guests. The unit also fosters integration of iDiv members at the different locations in Leipzig, Halle, Jena and beyond. Among various other tasks it also provides professional support to iDiv scientists.
Facilitation of communication among scientists within iDiv, with other major research institutes and guests as well as across members within the whole iDiv consortium; fostering of integration and iDiv identity, e.g. through internal workshops (‘How To’ / ‘iPerform’) and the iDiv Charter
Organisation and support of iDiv events such as the annual iDiv Conference and the weekly Seminar Series
Evaluate iDiv’s scientific output, e.g. through monitoring its publication record and third-party funding, DFG and SAB reporting
Coordination of the iDiv Flexpool, an internal funding mechanism open to all full iDiv members and junior group leaders