Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

Call for course registrations – July

The registration for methods and skills courses held in July 2018 will be open from 1 May. You can register for courses taking place in July from 1-20 May; the slots will be allocated on 25 May. 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 May. From 1 June 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)
Industry Excursion 340242 X 10 Sartorius, Göttingen 0.5 9 Jul 2018  late
Schiller, Alexander 340233 GS 03 Negotiation and Conflict Management 1.0 9-10 Jul 2018  allTimes
Merkelbach, Matthias 340192 S 51 Tailor-made job applications: How to apply for a job and be hired 1.0 16-17 Jul 2018  late
Klein, Thomas 340333 GS 07 Business competence for natural scientists 1.5 23-25 Jul 2018  late

Courses on teaching skills/didactics: the Hochschuldidaktik team offers courses both in English and German:

ZESS courses:


Methods courses:

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

Molecular Biology & Genetics

Cramer, Patrick et al. Cramer, Patrick et al. 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 1.0 Fridays

Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging

Frahm, Jens Jakob Klosowski, Jost Kollmeier 340210 A 162 Basic principles of MRI and Real-Time MRI 1.0 4-5 Jul 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


Laboratory Animal Science:

Courses are offered by the UMG. To register, please contact Dr. Monique Silter ( 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:


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