Courses

Workshops offered at all four CEPLAS partner institutions are open to CEPLAS doctoral and postdoctoral researchers (subject to space availability). For a complete list of courses available at CEPLAS partner institutions, please check the official websites (e.g. iGRAD, GSfBS, AMGC, UoC Postdoc Programme, HeRA). Internal training programmes of HHU, UoC and FZJ available in the members section. Please see as well our course archive, as several of the courses will be offered annually. 

Below are examples of upcoming courses. These are allocated to core competencies expected  of graduate researchers and postdocs, based on definitions from the National Postdoctoral Association (NPA). You are encouraged to learn more about the core competencies  and explore related resources

1. Discipline-specific conceptual knowledge

Currently no courses listed.

To top

2. Research Skill Development

Gentechnische Arbeiten in gentechnischen Anlagen (in German)

16/11/2017 - 17/11/2017

Participants: Doctoral researchers and postdocs

Individual statistical consultation

Date: tba

Individual statistical consultation: If you are facing statistical or bioinformatic problems you can always contact the Center for Bioinformatics and Biostatistics (CBiBs) for individual consultation. Please write an E-Mail to CBiBs and ask for a consultation date. CEPLAS will cover the costs that might be charged.

Gentechnik II für wissenschaftliche Beschäftigte (in German)

Date: tba

Instructors: Referenten/innen der Bezirksregierung Köln, MPI, der Universität zu Köln und des IQWiG

Participants: angehende Projektleiter/Innen, Arbeitsgruppenleiter/Innen – Registration required

To top

3. Communication Skills

German courses for international researchers

06/11/2017 - 05/03/2018

Weekly course in the afternoon/evening

See link for further details on the levels (Elemenatry Level A1.1, Advanced Level A 1.2 or A2)

 

Negotiation Training

20/11/2017 - 21/11/2017

Participants: Doctoral researchers and postdocs

This Training in English is particularly suitable for all employees who have to negotiate business topics with international partners.

Location: Forschungszentrum Jülich

For more information or registration please contact Juliane

Job Application Training

Date: tba

Participants: Doctoral researchers and postdocs

Location: Forschungszentrum Jülich

For more information or registration please contact Juliane.

Konfliktmanagement im Wissenschaftsalltag (in German)

21/06/2018

Participants: Postdocs

To top

4. Professionalism

Bewerben und Potentiale nutzen (in German)

06/11/2017

Participants: Postdocs

Berufsziel Professur (in German)

08/11/2017

Participants: Postdocs

This is a two day workshop: Part II on November 14, 2017 + individual coaching

This course is offered by the Postdoc Career Program of the University of Cologne.

People at UoC can get more information on https://verwaltung.uni-koeln.de/abteilung43/content/karriereentwicklung/postdoc_excellent/seminare_amp_workshops/index_ger.html


People at other institutions please contact Juliane for more information.

Herausforderung Berufungsverfahren (in German)

21/11/2017, 12:00

Postdoc Round Table - 12:00 - 14:00

Die thematischen Postdoc Round Table sind als informeller Austausch zu spezifischen Fragestellungen konzipiert. Eingeladene Gäste geben einen kurzen erfahrungsbasierten Input zum Thema und zu entsprechenden Handlungsstrategien. In informeller Runde besteht die Möglichkeit der Klärung von Fragen sowie dem Austausch von Erfahrungen.

Anschließend laden wir Sie zu einem Lunch ein. Hier können Gesprächsthemen mit den ExpertInnen und den TeilnehmerInnen vertieft und das eigene Netzwerk weiter ausgebaut werden.

Bitte melden Sie sich für die einzelnen Postdoc Round Table mit einer formlosen E-Mail an: postdoc@verw.uni-koeln.de

Professor wanted! How to apply for full professorship

16/01/2018 - 17/01/2018

Participants: Postdocs

To top

5. Leadership and Management Skills

How to lead an coach doctoral researchers

25/10/2017

Participants: Postdocs

Location: Forschungszentrum Jülich

For more information or registration please contact Juliane.

Führungskompetenzen für Promotionsbetreuende und promovierte Wissenschaftler/innen (in German)

27/10/2017 - 28/10/2017

Participants: Postdocs

Other dates: 16/03-17/03/2018 or 04/05-05/05/2018

Projektmanagement für promovierte Wissenschaftler/innen (in German)

12/07/2018 - 05/07/2018

Participants: Postdocs

To top

6. Responsible Conduct of Research

Good Scientific Practice for postdocs and supervisors (in English)

05/06/2018

Participants: Postdocs

To top

Heinrich Heine University
University of Cologne
Max Planck Institute for Plant Breeding Research
Forschungszentrum Jülich