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Call for course registrations – April 2021

Information regarding methods and professional skills courses in times of the COVID-19 pandemic:

Since none of us can foresee the further developments of the pandemic and evaluate the future situation, it is quite possible that courses have to be cancelled at short notice. We hope for your understanding.

Please check the updated overviews of Methods and Professional Skills courses.

The registration for methods and professional skills courses held in April 2021 will be open from 1 February 2021.Logo_GAUSS&GGNB You can register online via Stud.IP for courses taking place in April from 1-20 February; the slots will be allocated on 25 February.

Please check carefully for scheduling conflicts. Registration after 20 February 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 Stud.IP before the end of February. From 1 March 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 our offices, not to the course instructors.

For a full list of courses scheduled for the summer semester 2021 please go to UniVZthe data are due to changes and therefore preliminary!

A detailed description on how to register for a course via Stud.IP can be found here: Courses_Instructions_SoSe2021

Note: By signing up you agree (1) to frequently check your student e-mail account, as all information on courses will exclusively be sent to that account; (2) that your name and e-mail address may be forwarded to the course instructor(s) for communication before and after the course.

Important: Active participation in online (skills) courses is prerequisite to collect the respective credits.
Active participation with the camera running is set as a prerequisite for course participation. Participants who expect technical problems should contact us in advance so that we can find a solution.

Professional Skills Courses:

Trainer UniVZ
ID Title of Course Credits Date Status Recommended for (early/middle/late PhD)
Garavoglia, Matteo 340515 Leading Teams in Academia – Multiple Persepectives for Greater Awareness 1.0 22-23 February 2021
by 1-14 Feb!
Language Course 340444 L 17 Scientific English for PhD Students in the Natural Sciences – Intermediate Level 1.0 Wednesdays (Apr – Jun 2021) ONLINE allTimes
Language Course 340492 L 17_2 Scientific English for PhD Students in the Natural Sciences – Advanced Level 1.0 Wednesdays (Apr – Jun 2021) ONLINE allTimes
Golin, Simon 340104 S 25 Career Strategies Accompanying the Doctorate 0.5 13 Apr 2021 PRESENCE allTimes
Industry Excursion 340278 X 08 Coherent, Göttingen 0 14 Apr 2021 ONLINE late
Sinclair, Nadine 340420 S 82 Time and Project Management with “Fast Forward – The Ultimate Productivity System for Researchers” 2.0 start: 19 Apr 2021, duration: 7 weeks ONLINE allTimes
Zahn, Jonas 340407 GS 05 Critical Reasoning and Logic 1.0 19-20 Apr 2021 PRESENCE allTimes
Grubmüller, Helmut 340271 S 24_3 Good Scientific Practice for Physicists and Chemists 0.5 26 Apr 2021 ONLINE early
Schick, Elisabeth 340153 W 07 Women only: Successful and authentic self presentation 1.0 26-27 Apr 2021 PRESENCE allTimes
Courses on teaching skills/didactics: the Hochschuldidaktik team offers courses both in English and German:
German Language Courses: see announcements in GAUSS Newsletters
ZESS courses (skills, languages):

Methods Courses:

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

Regarding COVID-19, courses could be cancelled at short notice. Credits can only be collected by active participation (see above).

Department/Group Supervisor(s) UniVZ
ID Title of Course Credits Status Date
Tittmann, Kai Fabian Rabe v. Pappenheim 340018 A 064 Principles and methods of protein purification by chromatography 1.0 Presence 12-13 Apr 2021
Tittmann, Kai Sabin Prajapati 340077 A 071 Thermodynamic characterization of biomolecular interactions by isothermal titration calorimetry 1.0 Presence 15-16 Apr 2021
Feußner, Ivo Feußner, Kirstin 340458 A 259 Introduction in non-targeted metabolomics 1.5 tba 26-28 Apr 2021
Molecular Biology & Genetics
Cramer, Patrick 340316 A 214 Lecture Series “Genome Science” 0.5 ONLINE Fridays,
start: 16 Apr 2021
Molecular & Cellular Neuroscience, Electrophysiology
Rhee, Jeong Seop  – 340038 A 096 Nerve cell culture and patch-clamp recordings from nerve cells 1.0 tba 15-16 Apr 2021
Theoretical, Systems & Behavioral Neuroscience
Vakhrushev, Roman Vakhrushev, Roman / Manenti, Giorgio, Jessica Antono 340476 A 264 Designing a psychophysical experiment 1.5 tba 14-16 Apr 2021
Structural Biology
Ficner, Ralf Neumann, Piotr 340130 A 103 X-ray crystallography 2.5 tba 19-23 Apr 2021
Biophysics, Bioinformatics and Statistics
Liepe, Juliane Sarah Henze, Florian Jochheim 340513 A 273 Introduction to Python (linked to A 266) 0.5 ONLINE 29 Mar 2021
Liepe, Juliane Sarah Henze, Florian Jochheim 340479 A 266 Introduction to data science with Python 1.5 ONLINE 30 Mar – 1 Apr 2021
Beißbarth, Tim Karly Conrads, Jingyu Yang 440727 A 176 Introduction to R and RNA-Seq analysis 1.5 tba 7-9 Apr 2021
Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert Grubmüller, Helmut / de Groot, Bert 340204 A 170 Biomolecular Physics and Simulations 2.0 ONLINE Mondays,
start: 12 Apr 2021
Nietert, Manuel  – 340317 A 215_1 Data wrangling with KNIME – An introduction to reproducible handling of scientific data and concordant analysis 0.5 ONLINE 12-16 Apr 2021
Friede, Tim Röver, Christian 340061 A 100 Basic statistics for graduate students in the life sciences – an introduction using R 1.0 ONLINE 13 Apr-4 May 2021
Grubmüller, Helmut / Enderlein, Jörg Grubmüller, Helmut / Enderlein, Jörg 340166 A 025 Current Topics in Biophysics – Lecture Series 1.0 tba Fridays,
start: 16 Apr 2021
Karpitschka, Stefan Hansol Jeon 340478 A 272 Rheology of viscoelastic liquids and solids 1.0 tba 20-21 Apr 2021
Nietert, Manuel  – 340389 A 215_2 Data wrangling with KNIME – An introduction to reproducible handling of scientific data and concordant analysis 0.5 ONLINE 22-23 Apr 2021