GAUSS

Information from the GAUSS office

Call for course registrations – May

The registration for methods and skills courses held in May 2018 will be open from 1 march. You can register for courses taking place in May from 1-20 March; the slots will be allocated on 25 March. Please check carefully for scheduling conflicts. In case you have registered but then need to cancel a course, you can still do so before the end of March. From 1 April your participation will be binding and cancellation is only possible with a statement by your supervisor or your doctor’s attestation.

For a full list of courses scheduled for the summer semester 2018 please go to UniVZ.

A detailed description on how to register for a course can be found here: GGNB_GAUSS_Courses_Instructions_2018

Skills courses:

Trainer UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date Recommended for (early/middle/late PhD)
Rodnina, Marina 340159 S 24_2 Seminar on Good Scientific Practice 0.5 8 May 2018 early
Sinclair, Nadine 340252 S 67 Fundamentals of Time Management 0.5 15-16 May 2018 early
Schilling, Gabi 340110 S 55 What to do with a PhD 0.5 8 May 2018 early+middle
Schiller, Alexander 340300 GS 04 Higher education for natural scientists 1.5 30 May-1 Jun 2018 allTimes
Engel, Malte 340198 GS 05 Critical Reasoning and Logic 1.5 28-29 May 2018 allTimes
Schiller, Alexander 340299 GS 02  Teams and Leadership 1.5 7-9 May 2018 middle+late
 

Courses on teaching skills/didactics: the Hochschuldidaktik team offers courses both in English and German: http://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/90814.html

ZESS courses: https://www.uni-goettingen.de/en/423445.html

 

Methods courses:

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
 

Molecular Biology & Genetics

Gruber, Jens Gruber, Jens 340022 A 068 Mechanisms of RNA silencing  1.0 May 2018 (tba)
Pöhlmann, Stefan Pöhlmann, Stefan 350032 A 160 Molecular Biology of HIV replication and pathogenesis 1.0 Wednesdays
Cramer, Patrick et al. Cramer, Patrick et al. 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 1.0 Fridays
 

Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging

Roos, Christian Roos, Christian 340322 A 221 NGS-based identification of gastrointestinal parasites 1.0 14-15 May 2018
Roos, Christian Roos, Christian 340323 A 222 Assessing biodiversity: Investigating the blood meal of leeches 1.0 28-29 May 2018
 

Developmental Biology, Anatomy & Histology

Shcherbata, Halyna Shcherbata, Halyna 340085 A 056 Introduction to basic histology techniques 1.0 29-30 May 2018
Ebert, Antje Ebert, Antje 340320 A 219 Human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), their differentiation and genomic modification via CRISPR/Cas9 1.0 23-24 May 2018
 

Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, Electrophysiology

Pardo, Luis Pardo, Luis 340040 A 063 Patch clamp  1.0 16-18 May 2018
 

Theoretical, Systems & Behavioral Neuroscience

Treue, Stefan / Gail, Alexander Treue, Stefan / Gail, Alexander / Cliodhna Quigley 340231 A 168 Visual psychophysics – From theory to experiment  1.0 May/Jun 2018 (tba)
Geisel, Theo / Timme, Marc / Wolf, Fred Geisel, Theo / Timme, Marc / Wolf, Fred 350036 A 022 Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience: Collective Dynamics of Biological Neural Networks II 2.0 Fridays
 

Structural Biology

Pena, Vlad Csaba Kibedi, Jana Schmitzova, Mateusz Mieczkowski 340059 A 102 Crystallization of biological macromolecules  1.0 7-8 May 2018
 

Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics

Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. 340166 A 025 Current Topics in Biophysics – Lecture Series  1.0 Fridays
Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert / Hub, Jochen Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert / Hub, Jochen 340204 A 170 Biomolecular Physics and Simulations  1.5 Mondays
Godec, Aljaz Lapolla, Alessio 340296 A 212 Advanced Computational Methods in Statistical Mechanics 4.0 Wednesdays
Bertens, Guus Bertens, Guus 340318 A 200 Introduction to Data Science 2.5 14-18 May 2018
 

Extended Methods Courses

Stühmer, Walter / Hörner, Michael / Schlüter, Oliver Stühmer, Walter / Hörner, Michael / Schlüter, Oliver 340095 E 003 ENI Electrophysiology Training (ENI-ELECTRAIN) 4.0 7-18 May 2018

 

Laboratory Animal Science:

Courses are offered by the UMG. To register, please contact Dr. Monique Silter (monique.silter@med.uni-goettingen.de). The fees for the course have to be covered by the department of the participant.

Theoretical part: online course. The passing of a written exam is prerequisite for participation in the practical part.

Practical part:

9-13 Apr 2018            Modules 1-6

15-17 May 2018         Modules 1, 2, 4 (3 days)

18-22 Jun 2018          Modules 1-6

17-21 Sep 2018         Modules 1-6

22-26 Oct 2018          Modules 1-6

26-30 Nov 2018         Modules 1-6