International Giessen Graduate Centre for the Life Sciences (GGL)
- About the GGL
The GGL provides an interdisciplinary, concisely structured graduate programme for all life science disciplines at the JLU, in the fields of Human and Dental Medicine, Veterinary Medicine, Psychology, Biology, Chemistry, Nutrition and Agriculture.
In the GGL, doctoral projects are embedded in topic-oriented research sections. Admission is international, and teaching is carried out in English. In addition, the medical faculties offer a PhD programme.
- How to become a GGL Member
- The GGL application portal has now opened until March 4th, 2019. The GGL offers a three-year all English curriculum (six semesters) consisting of a scientific programme and the Doctoral Development Programme (DDP). If you already have a project and a supervisor you may apply as an internal candidate . If you are looking for a project and a supervisor you may apply as an external candidate to the open projects offered in our application portal.
- GGL Career Day 2019
- What do I want to do after I received my doctor’s degree? The GGL Career Day, which will take place on the 21st February 2019, provides answers with an exploration of the variety of career profiles in industry, academia and public services. We are passionate about developing our participants and supporting them to be the best that they can be. Ensuring we are offering our participants a unique insight into different job profiles and enable them to get in touch with possible employers and meet GGL Alumni. Be a part of the Career Day and for further experience also join our PALS programme!
- Pathways into Life Science Professions
- Pathways into Life Science Professions is a training and mentoring programme for international and German doctoral candidates of the GGL. During your doctoral studies, you already need to prepare yourself for your entry into the life science job market. It is your chance to acquire profound future-orientated skills! The application deadline for doctoral candidates who want to participate in PALS will be over soon. Don´t miss your opportunity and join us now until 10th of December 2018!
- Lehre 4.0
The use of new media in the university can mean many benefits for teachers and students alike. But some questions may pop up: Which possibilities does new technology offer for the support of my teachings? What about legal issues?With our E-Learning Lunch Bag Sessions, it is our aim to offer you help, the possibility for exchange with your colleagues and maybe the inspiration for new ideas. The event will take place on a regular basis, starting upcoming winter semester 2018/2019.