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
October8 - 10

Basics in GIS & Introduction to ArcGIS Desktop 10.0

*** cancelled ***

Dr. Antonie Haas (AWI)introductory
15 - 26Ocean/Atmosphere Time Series Analysis: Theory and PracticeDr. Jonathan Lilly (Seattle)expert
15 - 19 (Helgoland)Intensive German Course - Beginners levelMarion Tekolfgeneral
16

Bremen Fireside Chats Marine and Climate Sciences


*** cancelled ***

Dr. Carmen Friese (GLOMAR / MARUM alumna), research scientist, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), Berlin
expert
25 (Sylt)Visibility and Impact of ResearchGudrun Witzler (AWI library)general
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
15 (Potsdam)Visibility and Impact of ResearchGudrun Witzler (AWI library)general
20Bremen Fireside Chats Marine and Climate SciencesDr. Söhnke Rathmann (MARUM alumnus), Testfield Engineer at Thermo Fisher Scientific GmbH, Bremen
expert
21 (Helgoland)Visibility and Impact of ResearchGudrun Witzler (AWI library)general
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
14Visibility and Impact of ResearchGudrun Witzler (AWI library)general