English for Research Purposes (english+)

This table lists our courses in the area of "English for Research Purposes." Please follow the links below for further course details.

Course TitleRecommended forDates
Academic Language Skills

all PhDs and post-docs

24 x Tue, 25.04./ 02.05./ 09.05./ 16.05./ 23.05./ 30.05./ 06.06./ 13.06./ 20.06./ 27.06./ 04.07./ 11.07./ 17.10./ 24.10./ 07.11./ 14.11./ 21.11./ 28.11./ 05.12./ 12.12./ 19.12.2017 & 09.01./ 16.01./ 23.01.2018, 08:15-10:00
English Conversation Workshop:
Talking in Academic Contexts

all PhDs and post-docs

12 x Mon, 20.02./ 27.02./ 06.03./ 13.03./ 20.03./ 27.03./ 24.04./ 08.05./ 15.05./ 22.05./ 29.05./ 12.06.2017, 14:15-16:00

Introduction to Academic Writing
(Compact Course)

all PhDs and post-docs with little or no experience in academic writing

to be announced

Academic Writing, Module 1:
Writing and Publishing a Research Paper

all PhDs and post-docs

to be announced

Academic Writing, Module 2:
Constructing English Paragraphs and Texts

all PhDs and post-docs

to be announced

Academic Writing, Module 3:
Developing Academic Sentences in English

all PhDs and post-docs

to be announced

Academic Presenting at Conferences:
Delivering Effective and Successful Talks

all PhDs and post-docs

to be announced

Preparing and Delivering a Professional Poster Presentation

all PhDs and post-docs

2 x Tue, 11.07./ 18.07.2017, 09:00-17:00

Networking and Self-Presentation:
Communicating Properly at Conferences and in Other Academic Contexts

all PhDs and post-docs

to be announced

 

Lecturer

Frank Lauterbach is the coordinator of english+, the Academic English program for junior researchers, jointly administered by the Language Center (Sprachenzentrum) and the Graduate Academy (Graduiertenakademie) of the University of Oldenburg. He studied English language and culture at the University of Göttingen and the University of California and worked as a researcher in various projects on transatlantic cultural relations. Frank also served as the founding director of the International Writing Center and the Scientific English Program at the University of Göttingen and has many years of experience in teaching English for Research Purposes -- with a focus on academic writing and publishing, academic presenting, conference posters, international networking, and academic communication.

Contact:
frank.lauterbach(at)uni-oldenburg.de