Events and Courses for Postdocs

Conflict management

  • Start: Jun 27, 2022
  • End: Jun 29, 2022
  • Speaker: Sabine Lerch
  • Location: tba
For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Microscopy applied to plants at the MPIPZ

Course
  • Start: Feb 23, 2022
  • End: Feb 24, 2022
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: tba

Patenting

  • Date: Feb 21, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Patenting

  • Date: Feb 14, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Module 4 - Different options for further analyses

  • Date: Feb 7, 2022
  • Time: 09:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Location: Online
  • Host: Isabell Witt
(Also suitable for CUT&Tag, DSBCapture and ATAC-Seq data). This course has been developed to enable doctoral candidates and Postdocs to analyze their own data while being concise and flexible enough to fit their busy schedules. Each module consists of several short videos, each about 10-15 min long, that can be watched whenever there is time. To deepen the understanding, questions and exercises will be provided at the end of many videos. For each module, there is going to be a live Q&A session via zoom where questions can be asked and exercises discussed. The course will start in October and consists of four modules covering all steps needed to analyse ChIP-Seq data.

Patenting

  • Date: Feb 7, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Patenting

  • Date: Jan 31, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Skills for project managers

  • Start: Jan 25, 2022 09:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Jan 27, 2022 04:00 PM
  • Speaker: Sabine Lerch
  • Location: tba
For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Patenting

  • Date: Jan 24, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Patenting

  • Date: Jan 17, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

Module 3 - From count matrix to differentially enriched regions

(Also suitable for CUT&Tag, DSBCapture and ATAC-Seq data). This course has been developed to enable doctoral candidates and Postdocs to analyze their own data while being concise and flexible enough to fit their busy schedules. Each module consists of several short videos, each about 10-15 min long, that can be watched whenever there is time. To deepen the understanding, questions and exercises will be provided at the end of many videos. For each module, there is going to be a live Q&A session via zoom where questions can be asked and exercises discussed. The course will start in October and consists of four modules covering all steps needed to analyse ChIP-Seq data.

Patenting

  • Date: Jan 10, 2022
  • Time: 08:30 AM - 10:30 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Peter Schreier
  • Location: Online
weekly Mondays from 10.01. - 21.02.2022For more information please visit https://gs-biosciences.uni-koeln.de/workshops

intermediate Data Analysis with R (for PhD students & postdocs)

PhD Course
  • Start: Oct 13, 2021
  • End: Oct 26, 2021
  • Trainer: Rick Scavetta
  • Location: Online
Access to online material from October 13th. Two interactive group sessions take place on October 20th and 22nd from 9.30 to 11.30. Each participant can book a 30-minute 1-on-1 session with the trainer on either October 25th or 26th. [more]
This Symposium brings all postdocs working at MPIPZ together to facilitate to get know your peers. The symposium takes place in a relaxed atmosphere to open the possibility for scientific and professional exchange, and importantly, to build community. [more]

Agile Project Management Course for scientists

  • Start: Oct 4, 2021 02:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Nov 19, 2021 03:00 PM
  • Trainer: Dr. Nadine Sinclair
  • Location: Online
  • Host: Postdoc Coordinator
Fast Forward teaches agile project management to researchers in a new way building on corporate learning approaches. Participants learn by applying the concepts in their own project rather than learning only with examples. [more]

MIRS: MPIPZ Interdepartmental Researchers Seminar

MIRS: MIRS
  • Date: Sep 3, 2021
  • Time: 04:00 PM - 07:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: Lecture hall
Fostering collaboration among researchers [more]

Branch out! Alumni career series for (plant) scientists

  • Start: Aug 27, 2021 02:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Sep 27, 2021 05:00 PM
  • Location: Online
Get insights into different career paths and benefit from personal experiencs of our Alumni! [more]

Data Analysis with R (for PhD students & postdocs)

PhD Course
  • Start: May 26, 2021
  • End: Jun 8, 2021
  • Trainer: Rick Scavetta
  • Location: Online
Access to online material from May 26th. Two interactive group sessions take place on June 2nd and 4th from 9.30 to 11.30. Each participant can book a 30-minute 1-on-1 session with the trainer on either June 7th or 8th. [more]

Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator workshop for scientists

  • Start: Apr 26, 2021 04:49 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: May 4, 2021 04:50 PM
  • Location: Online
In this workshop, attendees will learn Photoshop and Illustrator to edit images and create figures for scientific illustrations and publications [more]

Data Visualization using R (for postdocs)

  • Start: Feb 15, 2021 09:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Feb 18, 2021 12:00 PM
  • Location: Online
The aim is to learn how to use the graphical capabilities of R and the packages of ggplot and deplyr. [more]

Improving your postdoctoral experience at MPIPZ

Seminar
  • Date: Nov 5, 2020
  • Time: 03:00 PM - 04:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: online
Do you know how the Postdoctoral Office can support you? Do you know the new MPG platform for training? Do you know what is the Postdoc Net and the Postdoc Initiative? [more]

Intellectual Property (for PhD students and postdocs)

Special Seminar
  • Date: Oct 5, 2020
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Erik Jongedijk
  • Head Business Development Technology at KWS SAAT AG
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: Lecture hall

NCBI Tools (for PhD students and postdocs)

Course
  • Date: Mar 5, 2020
  • Time: 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Trainer: Saurabh Pophaly
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR II
Description: [more]

MPIPZ Alumni/Career Day

Alumni/Career Day 2019

Gender & Diversity Competence (for PhD students and postdocs)

PhD Course
  • Start: Nov 28, 2019
  • End: Nov 30, 2019
  • Trainer: Sabine Lerch
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR I

CRAG-JIC-MPIPZ Conference for Early-Career Researchers

  • Start: Nov 11, 2019
  • End: Nov 14, 2019

Preparing Non-academic Job Applications

Course
  • Start: Sep 23, 2019 09:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Sep 24, 2019 03:00 PM
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR I

Tips and Tricks for effective and successful writing

Course
  • Date: Jul 3, 2019
  • Time: 02:00 PM - 04:30 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Trainer: Mary Williams
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR II

Grant Writing Workshop

  • Start: Jun 25, 2019 12:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Jun 26, 2019 12:00 AM
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR I

How to start your own lab

  • Start: May 14, 2019 12:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: May 15, 2019 12:00 AM
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR I

MPIPZ Postdoc Symposium

  • Date: Apr 5, 2019
  • Time: 09:00 AM - 06:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: Lecture hall
  • Host: PIM

Statistic and R Course

  • Start: Mar 26, 2019 09:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Mar 27, 2019 02:00 PM
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR I

Talk: Build a Start-up Program by EIT-Food Post-Docs pilot action

  • Date: Nov 23, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: SR II
  • Host: PIM

Finding your right fit–Analysis of own skills and motivation for a transfer into a new professional role

  • Start: Nov 19, 2018 12:00 AM (Local Time Germany)
  • End: Nov 20, 2018 12:00 AM
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: CSE 11

Fit for Presentation: Voice and Presence

  • Date: Sep 7, 2018
  • Time: 12:00 AM (Local Time Germany)

Workshop about research misconduct and scholarly communiction with Leonid Schneider

PIM course
  • Date: Apr 6, 2018
  • Time: 10:00 AM - 03:00 PM (Local Time Germany)
  • Speaker: Leonid Schneider
  • Science journalism by Leonid Schneider, on research integrity and academic publishing in life sciences and biomedicine
  • Location: MPIPZ
  • Room: Lecture hall
  • Host: Postdoc initiative
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