Conflicts with supervisor
At the Graduate Centre experienced researchers with the best overview over all regulations and all sources of help at our FAU. The Graduate Centre is there to support doctoral candidates and will help you directly and informally. Furthermore, they offer you contact data for mediators at the respective faculty. This mediators are usually emeritus professor that are not involved in the daily business of the faculty anymore, but are willing to support the concerns of young researchers.
Commission for Research Conflict Management
If you are in a conflict with colleagues or your advisor and attempts to solve the problem personally failed, you can contact the Commission for Research Conflict Management (Kommission zur Konfliktlösung an wissenschaftlichen Arbeitsplätzen). You should choose one of the members of the commission and contact this person. Then, he or she will consult and support you confidentially. This contact person will try to mediate the conflict with all persons involved. The contact persons are listed and a German-language regulation of the mediation procedure is linked above.