Self-Presentation in Public: Work on Body, Voice and Charisma

Self-Presentation in Public: Work on Body, Voice and Charisma28.05.2021 10:00 - 19:40 (Fri)onlineProf. Völger, Ulrike


For doctoral candidates and postdocs of all disciplines.



  • Improved perception of your own voice and articulation.

  • Discovery and development of the existing and often not fully used vocal capacity.

  • Improvement of body consciousness, posture and thus charisma.

  • Higher awareness of your own facial expressions, your gestures. The extension of your personal spectrum.

  • Development of a higher consciousness for the online format, for rooms, listeners and at the same time the own speech tempo and the kind of conveyance.

  • Increasing assertiveness and courage to approach others and make important contacts.

  • Empowerment of self-consciousness and awareness of the own features / assets.

  • Congruence of professional competences, personality and presentation in daily life as well as in public speaking.

  • Reflection of gender stereotypes and a better handling of female patterns in communication and presentation.



Definitions and exercises – as far as possible in online format - on the subjects:

  • posture and self-awareness of the body

  • abdominal breathing and dosage

  • personal pitch range, vocal tone, volume - way of speaking, modulation

  • facial expression, gesture

  • stage fright, charisma, spontaneity


From 14:30 to 19:40 each participant receives 40 minutes of individual coaching.


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Ulrike Völger