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Call for course registrations – October

The registration for methods and skills courses held in October 2018 will be open from 1 August. You can register for courses taking place in October from 1-20 August; the slots will be allocated on 25 August. 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 August. From 1 September 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 winter semester 2018/19 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)
Frank, Benedikt 340118 S 38 Challenges and opportunities in management consulting – an interactive business simulation 0.5 12 Oct 2018  late
Royon-Weigelt, Anna 340101 S 08 Time management in doctoral research. Aligning time and goals 0.5 16 Oct 2018  early
Royon-Weigelt, Anna 340141 S 07 Project management for young scientists. Taking off as a project pilot 0.5 9 Oct 2018  early
Royon-Weigelt, Anna 340176 S 42 Team work & leadership competencies in academia and beyond 0.5 23 Oct 2018  middle+late
Dietz, Gunnar 340242 S 64 Drug Discovery and Project Management in the Pharmaceutical Industry (incl. industry excursion to Dr. Willmar Schwabe GmbH & Co. KG in Durlach) 1.0 19 + 26-27 Oct 2018  middle+late
Industry Excursions 340241 X 19 Miltenyi, Bergisch-Gladbach 0.5 7 Sep 2018  late
Industry Excursions 340242 S 64 Dr. Willmar Schwabe GmbH & Co. KG, Durlach (part of course S 64) (part of course S 64) 19 + 26-27 Oct 2018  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

Note: The industry excursion to Miltenyi in Bergisch-Gladbach takes place already in September. As the date could not be fixed earlier, an earlier announcement was not possible.

Methods courses:

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
Biochemistry
Rehling, Peter Ridhima Gomkale 340212 A 164 In vitro import into purified mitochondria 1.0 15-16 Oct 2018
Rodnina, Marina Mercier, Evan 340010 A 081 Introduction to transient kinetic methods  1.0 15-16 Oct 2018
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Jakobs, Stefan Jensen, Nickels 340233 A 173 Strategies to design photoswitchable fluorescent proteins and their application in nanoscopy 1.0 16-17 Oct 2018
Cramer Patrick  – 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 1.5 Fridays
Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging
Mitkovski, Mišo Mitkovski, Mišo / Georg Wieser 340066 A 098 Introduction to image processing in biology with ImageJ and FIJI 1.0 25-26 Oct 2018
Pöhlmann, Stefan Pöhlmann, Stefan 350032 A 160 Molecular Biology of HIV replication and pathogenesis 1.0 Wednesdays
Developmental Biology, Anatomy & Histology
Streckfuß-Bömeke, Katrin 340375 A 239 Patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cells (Ps-iPSCs) 1.0 23-24 Oct 2018
Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, Electrophysiology
Rhee, JeongSeop Rhee, JeongSeop 340038 A 096 Nerve cell culture and patch-clamp recordings from nerve cells 1.0 22-23 Oct 2018
Strenzke, Nicola David Lopez de la Morena 340239 A 193 Single Neuron Recordings from Mouse Auditory Nerve 0.5 2 Oct 2018
Fiala, André 340319 A 216 Neuronal circuit dissection in Drosophila 1.0 1-3 Oct 2018
Gärtner, Jutta Susann Diegmann, Katharina Ternka 340339 A 233 Next Generation Sequencing to identify the disease gene in unclear neurogenetic disorders 1.0 1-2 Oct 2018
Nova, Mattia 340376 A242 Electrophysiological Approaches to Understanding Sensory Processing in the Inner Ear 0.5 1 Oct 2018
Theoretical, Systems & Behavioral Neuroscience
Geisel, Theo / Gollisch, Tim / Gütig, Robert/ Wolf, Fred Geisel, Theo / Gollisch, Tim / Gütig, Robert/ Wolf, Fred 530170 A 021 Theoretical and Computational Neuroscience: Collective Dynamics Biological Neural Networks I 2.0 Fridays
Structural Biology
Güttler, Johannes Antonio Ibanez 340340 A 231 Introduction to 3D printing: macro and micro scale 1.0 22-23 Oct 2018
Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics
Beißbarth, Tim Florian Auer, Maren Sitte 440727 A 176 Introduction to R and RNA-Seq analysis 1.0 10-12 Oct 2018
Friede, Tim Röver, Christian 340061 A 100 Basic statistics for graduate students in the life sciences 1.0 15-16 + 18-19 Oct 2018
Godec, Aljaz Alessio Lapolla 340296 A 212 Advanced Computational Methods in Statistical Mechanics 4.0 Wednesdays
Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert 340232 A 143 Theoretical and Computational Biophysics 2.0 Mondays
Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. 340166 A 025 Current Topics in Biophysics – Lecture Series 1.0 Fridays
Hörandl, Elvira Appelhans, Marc /Claudia Pätzold 340300 A 190 Reduced-representation NGS methods in phylogenomics and biogeography: RADseq & RNAseq 0.5 1-2 + 4 Oct 2018
Filippo Cosi Filippo Cosi 340156 A 123 Introduction to Programming in Python 1.5 23-25 Oct 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:

17-21 Sep 2018         Modules 1-6

22-26 Oct 2018          Modules 1-6

26-30 Nov 2018         Modules 1-6