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 LaTeXDieter Wolf-Gladrow & 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"Jelle Bijma (AWI), 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
26 - 27Self and Time ManagementSabine Lerch, Soft Skills for Sciencegeneral
July4 - 6An introduction to GMT (Generic Mapping Tool)Florian Riefstahl (AWI)introductory
4 - 11Geological and glaciological field trip to Austrian AlpsProf. Dr. Olaf Eisen (AWI) & Dr. Christoph Mayer (KEG)expert
September19 - 21Coping with the challenges of a PhD StudyDr. Bärbel Tress (Tress & Tress, München)introductory
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. G. Kuhn, Dr. B. Dorschel, Dr. C. Gebhardt (AWI)expert
21 - 23How to present at international conferencesDr. Gunther Tress (Tress & Tress, München)general