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Call for course registrations – November

The registration for methods and skills courses held in November 2018 will be open from 1 September. You can register for courses taking place in November from 1-20 September; the slots will be allocated on 25 September. 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 September. From 1 October 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)
Engel, Malte 340328 S 58 Critical reasoning and logic 1.0 12-13 Nov 2018  allTimes
Dobbelstein, Matthias 340381 S 77 Seminar on Good Scientific Practice for Molecular Medicine PhD students 0.5 1 Nov 2018  early
Rodnina, Marina 340159 S 24_2 Seminar on Good Scientific Practice 0.5 30 Nov 2018  early
Schiller, Alexander; Mertens, Daniel 340331 S 61 Negotiation and conflict management 1.0 27-28 Nov 2018  early+middle
Hoier, Sabine 340384 GS 09 Praktische Grundlagen der Mitarbeiterführung 1.5 21-23 Nov 2018  middle+late
Schiller, Alexander 340298 GS 01_1 Scientific Communication – Talks, Poster and Papers 1.5 19-21 Nov 2018  early+middle
Miral, Darrin 340388 L 17 Scientific English for PhD Students in the Natural Science 1.0 17 Oct 2018
23 Jan 2019,
Wed, 6:30-8 pm
 allTimes
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: Please be aware that the Scientific English course already starts in October and is a weekly seminar!

Methods courses:

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
Biochemistry
Jahn, Reinhard Angel Perez-Lara, Sonja Pribicevic 340255 A 210 Study of membrane binding proteins involved in exocytosis  1.0 29-30 Nov 2018
Rehling, Peter Bettina Homberg, Sabine Poerschke 340211 A 163 Native membrane protein complex isolation  0.5 15 Nov 2018
Tittmann, Kai Sautner, Viktor 340018 A 064 Principles and methods of protein purification by chromatography  1.0 5-6 Nov 2018
Tittmann, Kai Sören Rindfleisch / Viktor Sautner 340077 A 071 Thermodynamic characterization of biomolecular interactions by isothermal titration calorimetry  1.0 8-9 Nov 2018
Urlaub, Henning Alexandra Stützer, Aleksandar Chernev 340237 A 177 Sequence analysis of proteins and their post-translational modifications by electrospray ionization (ESI) mass spectrometry  1.0 7-9 Nov 2018
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Brenig, Bertram Brenig, Bertram 340170 A 006 Genotyping using FRET on the LightCycler 1.0  Nov 2018
Gruber, Jens Gruber, Jens 340022 A 068 Mechanisms of RNA silencing 1.0  Nov 2018
Cramer Patrick  – 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 1.5 Fridays
Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging
Nave, Klaus-Armin Möbius, Wiebke 340222 A 044 Subcellular localization of proteins by immunoelectron microscopy of cryosections 1.0 5-6 Nov 2018
Pöhlmann, Stefan Michael Winkler, Markus Hoffmann, Heike Hofmann-Winkler 340221 A 171 Viral transduction systems 1.0 13-15 Nov 2018
Lorenz, Verena Andrea Braun 340362 A 240 Immunofluorescence of skin cells 1.0 29-30 Nov 2018
Braun, Andrea 340363 A 241 Mouse models in experimental dermatology: contact dermatitis 1.5 12-13 Nov 2018
Developmental Biology, Anatomy & Histology
Bucher, Gregor Bucher, Gregor 340083 A 145 Orthologs and Paralogs – how they evolve and how to distinguish them  0.5 30 Nov 2018
Pieler, Tomas Henningfeld, Kristine 340241 A 185 Microinjection in Xenopus embryos 1.0 22-24 Nov 2018
Uhmann, Anja / Hahn, Heidi Uhmann, Anja, Dominik Botermann 340321 A 217 Culture and immunofluorescence staining of murine pituary whole mounts 0.5 12 Nov 2018
Uhmann, Anja / Hahn, Heidi Uhmann, Anja, Nadine Brandes 340323 A 218 Flow cytometric analysis of freshly isolated keratinocytes of adult mice 1.0 14-15 Nov 2018
Vertebrate Animal Models
Bähr, Mathias Lingor, Paul 340219 A 139 In vitro and in vivo models for Parkinson’s disease research 0.5 20 Nov 2018
Brose, Nils Erinn Gideons 340236 A 153 Isolation of synaptic compartments for quantitative biochemical analysis 0.5 30 Nov 2018
Pardo, Luis Pardo, Luis 340040 A 063 Patch clamp 1.0 24-26 Oct 2018
Wichmann, Carolin Chakrabarti, Rituparna 340196 A 149 Basic methods of transmission electron microscopy – from tissue preparation to 3D reconstruction 1.0 Nov 2018
Theoretical, Systems & Behavioral Neuroscience
Antal, Andrea Strenzke, Nicola / Hoch, Gerhard / Nova, Mattia 340054 A 041 Auditory and visual evoked potentials 1.0  Nov 2018
Structural Biology
Bennati, Marina Tomas Orlando, Shu-Hao Liou 340055 A 003 EPR-Spectroscopy 1.5 14-16 Nov 2018
Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics
Beißbarth, Tim/ Bonn, Stefan / Posnien, Nico Beißbarth, Tim/ Bonn, Stefan / Posnien, Nico 340208 A 157 Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) – Analysis of RNAseq and ChIP-seq data 1.5 20-22 Nov 2018
Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. Grubmüller, Helmut / Schmidt, Christoph F. 340166 A 025 Current Topics in Biophysics – Lecture Series 1.0 Fridays
Filippo Cosi Filippo Cosi 340156 A 123 Introduction to Programming in Python 1.5 13-15 Nov 2018
Nietert, Manuel Nietert, Manuel 340317 A 215_1 An introduction to reproducible handling of scientific data and concordant analysis using KNIME workflows 0.5 5-6 Nov 2018

Note: The patch clamp course by Luis Pardon takes place already in October. As the date could not be fixed earlier, an earlier announcement was not possible.

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