MSc/PhD Program


Lectures/Tutorials

Lectures are open to all students of the University of Göttingen. Tutorials are restricted to students of the program. Attendance of lectures and tutorials in the first segment is mandatory for students of the Neuroscience Program.

Lectures are held on Monday and Thursday from 8:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the seminar rooms of the ENI (European Neuroscience Institute), Grisebachstr. 5.

Tutorials are held on Tuesday (lecture Monday) and Friday (lecture Thursday) from 8:15 to 10:00 a.m. in the seminar rooms of the ENI.

For a detailed lecture schedule please contact us.

Topics of Lecture series:

Block A / Module M.Neuro.11 - Neuroanatomy & Development

Topic
Lecturer
Human CNS
Reuss
Histology & Cytology
Dresbach
Motor Systems, Spinal Cord, Cerebellum
Rickmann
Autonomic System, Brain Stem
Rickmann
Sensory Systems
Staiger
Hippocampus, Limbic System
Staiger, Möck
Development of the Insect Nervous System
Silies
Transmitter Systems in Invertebrates
Hörner
Circadian Clocks
Eichele
Invertebrate Models: C. elegans, Aplysia
Bringmann

Block B / Module M.Neuro.12 - Physiology and Basic Statistics

Topic
Lecturer
Membrane Physiology
Rhee
Introduction Genetic Engineering: siRNA and other transgenic techniques
Tuoc
Statistics, Software Training
Friede, Günhan, Leha
Electrophysiological Techniques, Optical Techniques
Lindau
MRI
Dechent, Schweizer
Live-Cell Imaging
Rizzoli
Introduction EM Techniques
Möbius
Electrophysiological Techniques, Amplifiers
Taschenberger
Membrane Physiology & Ion Channels
Pardo
Introduction to PYTHON
NN
Introduction to MRI and MRS
Boretius
Introduction to Microscopy Techniques
Enderlein
Introduction to Cell Culture Methods
Rhee
Synaptic Transmission & Integration
Rizzoli
FLIM
Wouters
Introduction to Quantitative Methods in Psychophysics
Pooresmaeili
Introduction to Patch Clamp Techniques
Schlüter
Introduction to Psychophysiological Methods
Schacht
The Biology of Electric Fish
Hörner
Arthropod Muscle Systems
Heinrich
Locust Wing Stretch Receptor
Corthals
Visual Sense of Arthropods
Schmidt

Block C / Module M.Neuro.13 - Modelling, Autonomous Nervous System, Pharmacology

Topic
Lecturer
Neuronal Modelling
Gütig
Autonomous Nervous System
Wouters
Neuroendocrinology
Antal
Principles of Behavioral Analysis
Ehrenreich
Behavioral Analysis
Treue

Block D / Module M.Neuro.14 - Molecular Biology, Development, Neurogenetics

Topic
Lecturer
DNA/ Genome
Brose
Transcription/ RNA / Translation
Brose
Protein Biosynthesis & Structure of Membrane Proteins
Jahn
Trafficking
Jahn
Signal Transduction
Rhee
Neurogenetics
Nave
Introduction to Mouse Genetics & Transgenic Mouse Models
Göbbels
Neuroimmunology
Flügel, Lühder
Molecular Development
Stoykova

Block E / Module M.Neuro.15 - Sensory & Motor Functions

 Topic
Lecturer
General Sensory Physiology
Schmidt
Somatic Senses
Schmidt
Vision
Gollisch
Olfaction & Gustation
Fiala
Audition
Pangrsic
Clinical Sensory Physiology
Moser
Higher Vision
Treue
Attention
Treue
Muscle & Spinal Motor Systems
Hülsmann

Block F / Module M.Neuro.16 - Clinical Neurosciences & Higher Brain Functions

Topic
 Lecturer
Functional Neuroanatomy
Bähr, Döppner
Stroke
Bähr, Döppner
Central Motor Systems
Paulus
Epilepsy
Focke
Neurodegeneration
Bayer, Bouter
Schizophrenia
Ehrenreich
Depression
Dere
Mechanisms of Learning & Memory, Hippocampus
Fischer
Memory Loss, Neurodegeneration
Fischer
Higher Cognitive Functions
Wilke

Block G - Special seminars and tutorials on Molecular & Clinical Neurosciences, Neurophysiology & Biophysics, Cognitive Neuroscience & Behavior, or Computational Neuroscience