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Virtual collaboration worldwide

Conducting research in online archives, holding board meetings on Skype and taking part in virtual conferences: Maria Bostenaru Dan talks about her experiences with the multimedia world of work, her first homepage and travelling without leaving home.

After COVID-19: Survival Guide for PhDs and Postdocs

Essay: How young researchers can conquer life during and after the COVID-19 pandemic. Engineer and postdoc Sarvesh Kumar Srivastava gives tips for working from home, extending your social network and unleashing your creativity.

Chinese Germany alumni provide support for psychological crisis management


Millions of people in China have been and continue to be in quarantine due to the Corona pandemic. This acute crisis situation is causing many psychological problems and it is necessary that crisis management teams address these, both in China and other countries. This requires the expertise of medical staff and academics in the field of psychosomatic medicine and psychotherapy. Chinese Germany alumni are making a significant contribution to this cause.