Behavior and Cognition

The BeCog-Colloquium

Schedule for the Winter semester 2018/2019

  • November, 7th 2018, 2:30 p.m.
    Anja Ebenau Behavioral Ecology
    Delphine de Moor Behavioral Ecology
    Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
  • November, 28th 2018, 2:30 p.m.
    Megan Petersdorf (New York University)
    Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
  • December, 12th 2018 2:30 p.m.
    Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
  • Januar, 30th 2018 2:30 p.m.
    Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen

  • Schedule for the Summer semester 2018


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

    • April 25th, 2018, 2:30 p.m.:
      Charlotte Defolie, Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, DPZ: A healthy social life? Sociality, stress and health in wild redfronted lemurs (Eulemur rufifrons) (needed to be shifted)
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
    • May 23rd, 2018, 2:30 p.m.:
      Lauriane Faraut, Cognitive Ethology, DPZ: Social monitoring in Guinea baboons
      Charlotte Defolie, Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, DPZ: A healthy social life? Sociality, stress and health in wild redfronted lemurs (Eulemur rufifrons)
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
    • June 27th, 2018, 2:30 p.m.:
      Location: Seminar room E0.14, German Primate Center, Kellnerweg 4, 37077 Göttingen
    • September 26th, 2018, 2:30 p.m.:
      Elisabeth Volk: Pragmatic meaning through gestural signals in German Sign Language - Experience as a Mentee in the STIM Mentoring Program
      Location: Seminar Room 1.134, Institut für Psychologie, Goßlerstraße 14, 37073 Göttingen

    • There will be a joint coffee break with cookies after every colloquium.
      If you want to give a talk in the colloquium, please contact Lauren Cassidy
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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