POLMAR courses 2018

MonthDateCourse topicLecturer(s) / Trainer(s)Course type
2018    
January16Bremen Fireside Chats Marine and Climate SciencesNike Fuchs (POLMAR / AWI alumna), event manager, WAB – Windenergie Agenturexpert
16Introduction to LaTeXProf. Dr. Dieter Wolf-Gladrow & Dr. Christoph Völker, AWIgeneral
31 Jan - 2 FebCoping with the challenges of a PhD StudyDr. Bärbel Tress (Tress & Tress, München)introductory
March13Bremen Fireside Chats Marine and Climate SciencesDr. Ulrich Alt-Epping (Univ. Bremen alumnus), geologist at Wintershall, Barnstorf (Germany's largest oil and gas producer)expert
14 - 16How to publish in peer-reviewed journalsDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)general
April5 - 6Programming in R for data analysesProf. Dr. Stephan Frickenhaus (AWI)expert
18 - 22 (NEW!)Seagoing practical on RV "Heincke"Prof. Dr. Jelle Bijma (AWI), Prof. Dr. Vikram Unnithan (Jacobs Univ.)introductory
17 - 19 (Bonn)Research Skills Development Course IIIHelmholtz coursetransferable skills
23Data visualizationProf. Dr. Michael Greenacre (Univ. Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona)expert
24 - 26Multivariate Analysis of Ecological Data, using RProf. Dr. Michael Greenacre (Univ. Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona), Prof. Dr. Stephan Frickenhaus (AWI)expert
May15Understanding peer-reviewed publishingDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)introductory
16 - 18How to present at international conferencesDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)general
25 (Haus der Wissenschaft, Bremen)Career Paths of Marine and Climate Scientists

Alumni from POLMAR, GLOMAR, MarMic, et al.

3rd graduate symposium for early career academics
June5 - 8 (Sylt)AWI PhD DaysDokTeamconference, retreat
13 - 15 (MARUM Bremen)Statistics - An Introduction to Hypothesis Testing and Parameter Estimation (using R) Part IProf. Dr. Dieter Wolf-Gladrow (AWI)
26 - 27Self and Time ManagementSabine Lerch, Soft Skills for Sciencegeneral
July4 - 6An introduction to GMT (Generic Mapping Tool)Florian Riefstahl (AWI)introductory
11 - 13 (MARUM Bremen)Statistics - An Introduction to Hypothesis Testing and Parameter Estimation (using R) Part IIProf. Dr. Dieter Wolf-Gladrow (AWI)
4 - 11Geological and glaciological field trip to Austrian AlpsProf. Dr. Olaf Eisen (AWI) & Dr. Christoph Mayer (KEG)expert
September10 - 12 (Göttingen)Research Skills Development Course III: Career and LeadershipHGFtransferable skills
18Sichtbarkeit und Impact von ForschungGudrun Witzler (AWI Bibliothek)general
19 - 21Coping with the challenges of a PhD StudyDr. Bärbel Tress (Tress & Tress, München)introductory
25 - 28Compact Course in Marine Sciences: Biogeochemical oceanography and climatePOLMAR & AWI colleaguesgeneral
October15 - 26Ocean/Atmosphere Time Series Analysis: Theory and PracticeDr. Jonathan Lilly (Seattle)expert
November6Understanding peer-reviewed publishingDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)introductory
7 - 9How to publish in peer-reviewed journalsDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)general
10 - 18Echosounding Training Cruise with RV 'Polarstern'Dr. Gerhard Kuhn, Dr. Boris Dorschel, Dr. Catalina Gebhardt (AWI)expert
13 - 14 Leadership SkillsSabine Lerch, Soft Skills for Sciencetransferable skills
21 - 23How to present at international conferencesDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)general
December3 - 6 (Schloss Buchenau)Research Skills Development Course IHGFtransferable skills
11 - 12Third-party funding for doctoral candidates and postdocsDr. Lars Henning, Imke Fries (AWI)general