The BeCog-Colloquium

Schedule for the winter semester 2020/2021

The colloquium is organized jointly with the Research Training Group 2070 "Understanding Social Relationships".

  • Wednesday, October 21st, 4 p.m.
    Lea Prox (Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology unit) - “Female competition in red-fronted lemurs”
    Location: via video conference tool
  • Wednesday, Novemer 18th, 4 p.m.
    Tatiana Murillo (Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology unit)
    Location: via video conference tool
  • Wednesday,December 16th, 4 p.m.
    Location: via video conference tool

  • Until further notice the colloquium will be held via video conference tools. Everyone outside the PhD program, who is interested in participating can contact becog@uni-goettingen.de

    There will be a virtual coffee break after each colloquium.
    If you would like to give a talk, please contact Ricarda Bothe.
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    Career Café


    The Career Café is organized together with the RTG 2070 to give students insights into possible job options. Invited speakers will report about their experience and describe their everyday work life. After the talk, all participants are invited to an informal coffee break to get in contact with the speaker in more detail. The Career Café will take place during the colloquium slots on wednesdays.


    • Insights into Science Management - Dr. Christine Haunhorst (BeCog - Alumni, University of Mainz)
      Date: Wednesday, February 28th, 2018, 3.00 p.m.
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, DPZ, Kellnerweg4
    • Insights into Science Journalism - Dr. Lennart Pyritz (DPZ - Alumni)
      Date: September 7th, 2018
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, DPZ, Kellnerweg4
    • Insights into a nature / wildlife film production company - Dr. Petra Löttker (DPZ - Alumni)
      Date: November 15th, 2018, 4 p.m.
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, DPZ, Kellnerweg4
    • Press and Public Relations - Dr. Nina Mainz (DFG)
      Date: October 24th, 2019, 13:30 p.m.
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, DPZ, Kellnerweg 4
    • Insights into working as a Data Scientists - Dr. Florian Kornrumpf
      Date: September 23rd, 2020 2 p.m.
      Location: via video conference tool
    • Insights into Science Management from a non-native German perspective - Dr. Derya Nuhbalaoglu
      Date: December 9th, 2020 3.30 p.m.
      Location: via video conference tool