Postdocs who are interested in professional and academic development opportunities should look into the services of the Hochschuldidaktisches Zentrum (Center for Academic Instruction) (in German).
The contact information for the Center’s representative in Heidelberg can be found here.
The Heidelberg University Personnel Department also offers a wide spectrum of professional development seminars, many of which are aimed at young researchers. A list of the current seminar programme (in German) can be found here.
If you have questions regarding research funding, please contact the Dezernat für Forschung (Research Division), whose staff can provide information about funding agencies and projects. An overview of the Department’s staff, their contact information and their areas of responsibility can be found here. There is more information about funding for research abroad as well as for participation in conferences and workshops here.