Vita & Qualifications
Iris has a background in agricultural science and received her PhD from the Technical University of Munich in 2013. After a postdoc at the University of Illinois, she moved into science management and coordinated the graduate school at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research in Leipzig. In 2019, she turned her passion for supporting and coaching young scientists into a career and has since been working full-time as a career coach and course instructor for postdocs and PhD students. She has taught and coached over 1000 young researchers in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. She is a certified Kompetenzenbilanz® coach and career coach.