Amongst others, the department’s activities include:
- Recruitment and training of junior scientists
- Career development for scientists at CHA
- Management of CHA's scientific events, such as conferences, workshops and seminars
- Support with the acquisition and management of external funding, such as project grants and fellowships
- Management of press and public relations, including CHA's webpage, press releases and social media
The Scientific Management Department is headed by Ralf Dahm.