Information from GAUSS & GAUSS Career Service

Call for course registrations – February 2020

The registration for methods and skills courses held in February 2020 will be open from 1 December.Logo_GAUSS&GGNB You can register for courses taking place in February from 1-17 December; the slots will be allocated on 21 December.

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)
Penkner, Anna; Pommerening, Renate 340443 S 81 Adobe Illustrator Basic and Advanced Course 1.0 19-20 Feb 2020  allTimes
Bradler, Sven 340335 S 74 Seminar on Good Scientific Practice 0.5 11 Feb 2020  early
Industry Excursion Sartorius Stedim, Göttingen 0.5 27 February 2020  late
Hoier, Sabine 340384 GS 09 Praktische Grundlagen der Mitarbeiterführung 1.5 24-26 Feb 2020  middle+late
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
Cell Biology & Microbiology, Imaging
Enderlein, Jörg Hongje, Jang 340454 A 255 Sample preparation and image analysis for 3D fluorescence microscopy of living cells 1.0 11-12 Feb 2020
Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics
Steinem, Claudia Stefan Krüger, Kristina Kramer, Ingo Mey 340067 A 133 Using biosensors to study analyte-ligand interactions: basic principles and applications 0.5 13 Feb 2020
Laura Turco, Hyejeong Kim Laura Turco, Hyejeong Kim 340457 A 256 Microfabrication: Photolithography, Soft-lithography and Applications 1.0 6-7 Feb 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):
25-29 Nov 2019 22-26 Jun 2020
10-14 Feb 2020 21-25 Sep 2020
23-27 Mar 2020 23-27 Nov 2020