Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

Call for course registrations – December

The registration for methods and skills courses held in December 2018 will be open from 1 October. You can register for courses taking place in December from 1-20 October; the slots will be allocated on 25 October. 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 October. From 1 November 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)
Royon-Weigelt, Anna 340177 S 43 Networking for academics 0.5 4 Dec 2018  early+middle
Schilling, Gaby 340110 S 55 What to do with a PhD 0.5 11 Dec 2018  early+middle
Grubmüller, Helmut 340271 GS 12 Good Scientific Practice for Physicists and Chemists 0.5 4 Dec 2018  early
German Language Courses will be announced separately
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
Ischebeck, Till Ischebeck, Till 340243 A 198 Metabolite profiling (GC-MS) 1.0 3-4 Dec 2018
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Cramer Patrick  – 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 1.5 Fridays
Structural Biology
Stark, Holger Niels Fischer 340378 A 225 Single particle cryo-EM of macromolecular complexes and cellular electron tomography 2.5 10-14 Dec 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
Nietert, Manuel Nietert, Manuel 340389 A 215_2 An introduction to reproducible handling of scientific data and concordant analysis using KNIME workflows 0.5 10-14 Dec 2018


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:

22-26 Oct 2018          Modules 1-6

26-30 Nov 2018         Modules 1-6