Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

Call for course registrations – January 2020

The registration for methods and skills courses held in January 2020 will be open from 1 November.Logo_GAUSS&GGNB You can register for courses taking place in January from 1-20 November; the slots will be allocated on 25 November. Please check carefully for scheduling conflicts. Registration after the 20 November is not possible, please do not contact the course instructors. All communication regarding the courses should be via the GAUSS or 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 November. From 1 December 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 winter semester 2019/20 please go to UniVZthe data are due to changes and therefore preliminary!

A detailed description on how to register for a course can be found here: Courses_Instructions_WiSe_2019-20

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)
Stearns, Julie 340193 S 50 Voice and body coaching: communicating with confidence and accuracy 1.0 13-14 Jan 2020  early+middle
Stockmann, Gudrun 340116 W 06 Speak out – Voice training for women 1.0 8 + 22 Jan 2020  allTimes
German Language Courses (open only for students of certain doctoral programs): see UniVZ
ZESS courses:

Methods courses:

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

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ ID Title of Course Credits Date
Vertebrate Animal Models
Wirths, Oliver 340199 A 175 Neurodegenerative Diseases: Behavioral and neuropathological analysis of transgenic mouse models 1.0 Jan 2020
Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, Electrophysiology
Wojcik, Sonja 340379 A 201 Whole-cell patch-clamp recording of adrenal chromaffin cells 0.5 10 Jan 2020
Structural Biology
Bennati, Marina Tomas Orlando, Markus Hiller 340055 A 003 EPR-Spectroscopy 1.5 22-24 Jan 2020


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

More Courses on Laboratory Animal Science will follow in 2020, dates will hopefully be available soon.