Courses 2019

C= communication skills  T= research tools  S=scientific activities

Title Date Category
Advanced molecular cloning - a joint workshop with CUSO MPS 14 January T
Plant imaging: advanced light microscopy - a joint course with CUSO MPS 14-15 February T
Career Booster: how to communicate with impact in a job interview 28 February C
Introduction to bioinformatics 8-12 April T
Energy & time management: how to perform in the storm 25-26 April C
Visions for a sustainable agriculture - a joint workshop with CUSO and Cabi Switzerland 6-8 May S
Annual Ph.D. students' meeting 2019 - Ecology, Evolution and Beyond 29 May S
An Introduction to R - in coll. with CUSO 4-7 June T
Scientific writing clinic 11, 18, 25 June C
An introduction to meta-analysis CANCELLED 3-5 September T/CANC
Fribourg Ecology & Evolution Days 2019: The Temporal Dynamics of Evolution - a joint workshop with CUSO EE 9-10 September S
Scientific visualisation using R 24-25 September T
The art of effectively presenting your research 8, 15, 22 October C
Beyond standard texts: writing grant proposals and review articles 8 November C
Planning your career: Job Finding Methodology, Networking and Training to meet your future employer expectations 19 November, 22-23 January 2020 C
Advanced data management & manipulation using R - a joint course with CUSO EE 25-26 November T
The use of machine learning models in behaviour, ecology & evolution - joint with CUSO EE POSTPONED TO 2020 - new dates tba soon S
Protists diversity and ecology in aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems - a joint course with CUSO EE 2-3 December S
Meet your future (local) employer 5 December C
Bioinformatics and statistics for metabarcoding studies in environmental microbiology and ecology - a joint course with CUSO EE 9-10 December T

Other activities (seminars, courses, ...) that could grant ECTS (external)

Note: the doctoral program will not reimburse registration fees nor travel expenses for those activities, unless clearly mentioned

Complete the course and congress ECTS validation form to request your external ECTS.

  • biology19, the largest conference of organismal biology in Switzerland, 7-8 February 2019, Zurich-Irchel (0.5 ECTS poster, 1.0 ECTS oral presentation, scientific activities). PhD students enrolled in the Interuniversity Doctoral Program in Organismal Biology are entitled to travel expenses reimbursement. Please use the online Reimbursement Form.

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