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Seminars and workshops

The University of Cologne offers its researchers a series of seminars and workshops on the following overarching topics:

Doctoral students in the Interdisciplinary Program Health Sciences (IPHS) and Molecular Medicine (IPMM) as well as Clinician Scientists in the Cologne Clinician Scientist Program (CCSP) will find a selection of courses for their mandatory modules here.

Please refer to the respective provider's website for information on the conditions of participation, the language of the course and the specific target group.

The events listed here do not claim to be exhaustive. If you are missing something, please send us an e-mail.

Good scientific practice

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Workshop Good Scientific Practice

(Prof. Dr. Nicole Skoetz - Institute of Public Health)

Jun 25 & 27

09:15 - 11:15

IPHS

Workshop Good Scientific Practice

(Prof. Dr. Martin C. Michel - Institute for Pharmacology | University Mainz)

tba

tba (1/2 day)

IPMM/ZMMK

Good Scientific Practice - Basic principles for Doctoral Candidates

(Dr. Julia Verse)

Jun 27 - 28

resp.

Sept 26 - 27

9:30 - 16:15

AMC

Gute wissenschaftliche Praxis – Grundlagenwissen für Doktorand*innen

(Dr. Julia Verse)

Sept 23 - 24

9:30 - 16:15

AMC

Scientific writing

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Workshop Advanced Scientific Writing

(Dr. Ruth Willmott(Bioscript, Vienna))

Aug 7 - 9

2.5 days

IPMM/ZMMK

Academic Writing in English for Doctoral Candidates in the Life and Natural Sciences

(Lesley-Anne Weiling)

Oct 1 - 2

9:00 - 15:30

AMC

Academic Writing in English for Doctoral Candidates in the Humanities and Social Sciences

(Lesley-Anne Weiling)

tba

9:00 - 15:30

AMC

Academic Writing for Postdocs

(Lesley-Anne Weiling)

May 6

9:00 - 13:00

AMC

Scientific presentation

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Workshop Poster Design and Presentation

(Dr. Ruth Willmott(Bioscript, Vienna))

Jul 4 - 5

2 days

IPMM/ZMMK

Confident performance - presentation skills for female researchers

(Dr. Saskia Schottelius)

Sept 13 - 14

9:30 - 16:00
9:30 - 15:00

AMC

Disputationstraining

(Thorsten Rother)

Oct 7 - 8

9:00 - 16:00

AMC

Science Communication - the Basics for First Stage and Recognized Researchers (R1/R2)

(Dr. Elisabeth Hoffmann)

May 15

9:00 - 17:00

AMC

Wissenschaftliche Präsentation in der Promotionsphase – souverän vortragen und diskutieren

(Sabine Scheerer)

Nov 20 - 21

9:00 - 17:00

AMC

Statistics and bioinformatics

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Statistics with the Software "R"

(Prof. Dr. Achim Tresch - Institute for Medical Statistics and Bioinformatics)

tba

tba

IPHS/IMSB

Grundlagen der medizinischen Statistik

(Prof. Dr. Martin Hellmich - Institute of Medical Statistics and Bioinformatics)

Block course:

Aug 19 - 23

9:15 - 13:00

IMSB

Ethics

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Research Ethics and Theory of Science

(Dr. Christian Hick - Institute for History and Ethics of Medicine)

tba

tba

IPHS

Project/data management

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Project Management

(Dr. Christine Kohistani)

May 6

09:00 - 16:30

PE

Forschungsdatenmanagement (FDM/RDM): Eine praxisbezogene Einführung

(Andreas Mühlichen and Denis Arnold)

Oct 30

09:00 - 16:00

C³RDM

Research Data Management (RDM/FDM): A Practice-Oriented Introduction

(Andreas Mühlichen and Denis Arnold)

Jul 3

09:00 - 16:00

C³RDM

Aufbaukurs Forschungsdatenmanagement (FDM/RDM): Wie schreibe ich einen Datenmanagementplan (DMP)?

(Jasmin Schenk and Andreas Mühlichen)

Apr 16

09:00 - 12:00

C³RDM

Advanced Course on Research Data Management (RDM/FDM): How to Write a Data Management Plan (DMP)

(Jasmin Schenk and Andreas Mühlichen)

Aug 27

09:00 - 12:00

C³RDM

Research funding

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Workshop: Funding Opportunities for Postdocs and Clinician Scientists

(Dr. Simona Walker (Research Funding Support Medicine))

on request

on request

Dean's Office

Individual funding advice for all scientists at the Faculty of Medicine

(Dr. Simona Walker (Research Funding Support Medicine))

on request

on request

Dean's Office

Equal opportunity measures in the DFG's funding procedures

(Sandra Staudenrausch (Dept. 72 Large-Scale Projects & Dept. for Equal Opportunities))

Jun 6

12:00 - 13:00

D7

EU Funding: How to get started

(Tanja Leppik-Bork & Annika Dähne (Dept. 74 International Funding))

Jun 13

12:00 - 13:00

D7

Roadmap to market - Funding opportunities for applied research and development

(Dr. Bernadett Simon & Simone Haupt (Dept. 75 Transfer))

Jun 20

12:00 - 13:00

D7

 

Budgeting in third-party funded projects

(Dr. Wiebke Beushausen, Bertrand Yopa & Philipp Görke (Dept. 73 National Funding), Nina Kind & Annika Dähne (Dept. 74 International Funding))

Jun 27

12:00 - 13:00

D7

Fit for Open Science and Research Data Management

(Jasmin Schenk (C³RDM) & Katja Restel (OSCC))

Jul 4

12:00 - 13:00

D7

Funding Pioneering Research - ERC Starting & Consolidator Grants

(various speakers)

Jul 3

10:00 - 12:30

D7

Workshop Getting funded: Writing an individual fellowship

(Dr. Ruth Willmott (Bioscript, Vienna))

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tba

IPMM/ZMMK

Didactics

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

 12.01 Medizindidaktik: Curriculum Development

(Dr. Dino Carl Novak, Heike Zims)

Dec 13 - 14

Dec 13: 10:00 - 19:00
Dec 14: 10:00 - 14:00

UKK

12.02 Medizindidaktik: Plenardidaktik

(Jürgen-Christoph von Kleist-Retzow, Claus Reinhardt)

Jun 7 - 8

Jun 7: 10:00 - 19:00
Jun 8: 10:00 - 14:00

UKK

12.03 Medizindidaktik: Interaktiver Kleingruppenunterricht

(Priv.-Doz. Dr. Jan Matthes, Dr. Christoph Stosch)

Sept 27 - 28

Sept 27: 10:00 - 19:00
Sept 28: 10:00 - 14:00

UKK

12.04 Medizindidaktik: Unterricht am Krankenbett

(Dr. Eva Schönefeld, Dr. Helmut Ahrens)

Aug 30 - 31

Aug 30: 09:00 - 18:00
Aug 31: 09:00 - 17:00

UKK

12.05 Medizindidaktik: E-Learning

(Dr. Dino Carl Novak, Birger Reiß)

Sept 27

10:00 - 19:00

UKK

12.06 Medizindidaktik: Richtig (?!) Prüfen

(Priv.-Doz. Dr. Jan Matthes, Dr. Christoph Stosch)

Jun 7 - 8

Oct 25 - 26

Jun 7: 10:00 - 19:00
Jun 8: 10:00 - 14:00

Oct 25: 10:00 - 19:00
Oct 26: 10:00 - 14:00

UKK

12.07 Medizindidaktik: Forschung und Medizinstudium

(Priv.-Doz. Dr. Jan Matthes, Dr. Sören Moritz, Dr. Christoph Stosch)

Nov 15 - 16

Nov 15: 10:00 - 19:00
Nov 16: 10:00 - 14:00

UKK

Career planning and orientation

Title (Lecturer) date Time Provider*

Workshop Career Mentoring and Management

(Dr. Ruth Willmott(Bioscript, Vienna)

Jun 2 - 3 with follow-up

on Jul 08 or 09, 2024

2.5 days

IPMM/ZMMK

Workshop Career Orientation for Junior PhDs career development

(Dr. Ruth Willmott (Bioscript, Vienna)

Aug 6

1 day

IPMM/ZMMK

AMC Career Compass: lecture series about career development and applications

(various speakers)

Jun 18
Oct 30

12:00 - 13:30

AMC

Bewerbungstraining (außeruniversitär) für Berufseinsteigerinnen

(Diana Ochs)

Sept 27

09:00 - 17:00

AMC

Career perspectives after PhD in Natural and Life Science

(Dr. Gaby Schilling)

Sept 28

09:00 - 17:00

AMC

Do your own thing: How to get started with your own business!

(Sydlik, Sebastian)

Dec 12

09:00 - 13:00

AMC

Was hat meine Promotion mit meiner Herkunft zu tun?

(Dr. Ann-Kristin Kolwes)

May 7

09:00 - 13:00

AMC

Wie finde ich heraus, was ich (beruflich) wirklich will? Potentialanalyse für Frauen

(Dr. Sarah Kersten)

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09:00 - 15:00

AMC

How to become a professor in Germany

(Katharina Lemke, Dr. Vanessa Adam)

Apr 17

09:00 - 14:30

AMC

Professor wanted! Planning and optimizing your academic career

(Dr. Dieta Kuchenbrandt)

May 28

09:00 - 17:00

AMC

Wissenschaftlerinnen auf dem Weg zur Professur

(RA Prof. Dr. Hubert Detmer, RA Dr. Ulrike Preißler, RA Dr. Wiltrud Christine Radau)

Oct 10

09:00 - 13:30

AMC

Seminar series

Scientific Career Day

Life Science Lectures

Further offers

*Legend

AMC - Albertus Magnus Center

C³RDM - Cologne Competence Center for Research Data Management

D7 - Department 7 "Research Management" of the University of Cologne

IMSB - Institute for Medical Statistics and Bioinformatics

IPHS - Interdisciplinary Program Health Sciences

IPMM - Interdisciplinary Program Molecular Medicine

PE - Human Resources Development at the University of Cologne

UKK - University Hospital Cologne (Education Portal)

ZMMK - Center for Molecular Medicine Cologne