Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

Call for course registrations – August 2019

Logo_GAUSS&GGNBThe registration for methods and skills courses held in August 2019 will be open from 1 June. You can register for courses taking place in August from 1-20 June; the slots will be allocated on 25 June.  Please check carefully for scheduling conflicts. Registration after the 20 June is not possible, please do not contact the course instructors. All communication regarding the courses should be via the GAUSS Office or the GGNB Office. In case you have registered but then need to cancel a course, you can still do so in StudIP before the end of June. From 1 July your participation will be binding and cancellation is only possible with a statement by your supervisor or your doctor’s attestation via an email to the office, not to the course instructors.

For a full list of courses scheduled for the summer semester 2019 please go to UniVZ.

A detailed description on how to register for a course can be found here: Courses_Instructions_2019

Skills courses:

Check the detailed course descriptions in UniVZ or Stud.IP before signing up as some courses require pre-work or follow-up work or have an unusual duration!

Trainer UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date Recommended for 
(early/middle/late PhD)
Penkner, Anna; Pommerening, Renate 340150 S 44_1 Adobe Illustrator Beginners’ Course 0.5 27 Aug 2019  allTimes
Penkner, Anna; Pommerening, Renate 340151 S 44_2 Adobe Illustrator Beginners’ Course 0.5 28 Aug 2019  allTimes
Bradler, Sven 340335 S 74 Seminar on Good Scientific Practice 0.5 13 Aug 2019  early
Petersen, Alexia 340139 S 05 Working across borders, communicating across cultures I: An introductory workshop to intercultural communication for graduate students 1.0 9-11 Aug 2019  allTimes
Klein, Thomas 340329 GS 06 BWL für Nichtbetriebswirte 1.5 19-21 Aug 2019  late
Courses on teaching skills/didactics: the Hochschuldidaktik team offers courses both in English and German:
German Language Courses (open only for students of certain doctoral programs): see UniVZ
ZESS courses (skills, languages):

Methods courses:

Please keep in mind to evaluate your methods courses directly afterwards.

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Fischer, André Daniel Riester, Cemil Kerimoglu 340218 A 084 Chromatin-immunoprecipitation and epigenomic gene-profiling in the adult brain 1.0 Aug 2019 (tba)
Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging
Großhans, Jörg Deqing Kong 340163 A 124 Use of a UV laser for ablation and uncaging in living tissue 1.0 12-14 Aug 2019
Weber, Martin Ochs, Jasmin 340440 A 252 Introduction in FlowJo 0.0 5 Aug 2019
Developmental Biology, Anatomy & Histology
Stadelmann, Christine Katja Schulz 340033 A 060 Non-radioactive in situ hybridization 1.0 Aug 2019 (tba)
Stadelmann, Christine 340422 A 249 Pathology of multiple sclerosis and related disorders and of human neurodegenerative diseases, e.g. Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, ALS 0.5 Aug 2019 (tba)
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 (Modules 1-6):
11-15 Feb 2019 24-28 Jun 2019
4-8 Mar 2019 2-6 Sep 2019
18-22 Mar 2019 23-27 Sep 2019
6-10 May 2019 21-25 Oct 2019
3-7 Jun 2019 25-29 Nov 2019