Courses for MSc and PhD students
Part 1 (5 LP):
Advanced module “Digital, intercultural and interdisciplinary collaboration” in the winter term 2020/2021:
This online course focuses on imparting competences needed for intercultural and interdisciplinary cooperation. In joint virtual classrooms participants from both universities will learn to define, investigate, and develop innovative solutions to interdisciplinary problems.
Virtual Classroom Sessions on Digital Cooperation and Intercultural Competence USA – GER
14.01.21 - 04.02.21 (Every Thursday) 18.00 - 20.00 GMT+1
Virtual Classroom Sessions on Team Building and Interdisciplinary Collaboration (Prof. Brian Smith, ASU)
11.02.21 - 29.04.21 (Every Thursday) 18.00 - 20.00 GMT+1
Part 2 (5 LP):
Advanced module “Concepts and current topics in Evolution and Ecology” in the summer term 2021:
This online course will provide a comprehensive review of fundamental concepts of evolutionary biology such as evolutionary theories and history, population genetics/genomics, speciation, extinction and biodiversity. The courses will be supplemented by interactive lab simulations for a virtual practical training in the fields of evolution and ecology.
Online course on Evolutionary Biology and Ecology (Prof. Jürgen Gadau, WWU)
26.04.21 - 21.05.21 (Block 1)
MAVAC summer school 2021:
A 10-day joint summer school at the ASU and the Southwestern Research Station will allow MSc and PhD students from both universities to meet in person while exploring desert ecology and evolution. Students of the University of Münster will receive a travel allowance and a stiped by the DAAD to cover their expenses.
Late summer (exact dates will follow)
How to apply
All MSc. and PhD. students in Biology and related fields are encouraged to apply.
Please send the following two documents to email@example.com:
- Most recent CV
- Proof of enrollment (e.g., PhD contract, "Semesterbescheinigung")
Application deadline: 04.01.21