Information from the GAUSS office

Call for course registrations – February 2019

The registration for methods and skills courses held in February 2019 will be open from 1 December. You can register for courses taking place in February from 1-20 December; the slots will be allocated on 25 December. 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 December. From 1 January 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)
Oehrlein-Karpi, Silke 340285 S 73 Know yourself – emphasize your strengths 1.0 11-12 Feb 2019  late
Schiller, Alexander 340383 GS 01_2 Scientific Communication – Talks, Poster and Papers 1.5 5-7 Feb 2019  early+middle
Women-Only Course
Stockmann, Gudrun 340116 W 06 Speak out – Voice training for women 1.0 8 + 22 Feb 2019  allTimes

Methods courses:

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Cramer Patrick  – 340316 A 214 Genome Science Lecture Series 0.5 Fridays
Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging
Wouters, Fred Gertrude Bunt, Fred Wouters 340408 A 220 Bioimage analysis for microscopists 1.0 Feb 2019
Developmental Biology, Anatomy & Histology
Ebert, Antje Ebert, Antje 340320 A 219 Human induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSCs), their differentiation and genomic modification via CRISPR/Cas9 1.0 20-21 Feb 2019
Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics
Enderlein, Jörg Thiele, Jan Christoph/ Sharma, Akshita/ Katti, Aditya 340295 A 211 Basics of fluorescence microscopy and spectroscopy in biophysics 0.5 7-8 Feb 2019
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:

11-15 Feb 2019         Modules 1-6

04-08 Mar 2019         Modules 1-6

18-22 Mar 2019         Modules 1-6

06-10 May 2019        Modules 1-6

03-07 Jun 2019         Modules 1-6

24-28 Jun 2019         Modules 1-6

02-06 Sep 2019        Modules 1-6

23-27 Sep 2019        Modules 1-6

21-25 Oct 2019         Modules 1-6

25-29 Nov 2019        Modules 1-6