PhD Programme

The PhD programme "Auditory Sciences - Physics and Engineering, Physiology and Therapy of Hearing" offers comprehensive training for young researchers doing their doctoral research in the Joint Research Academy of the Cluster of Excellence "Hearing4all". It accompanies the scientific education in the lab with a special emphasis on the interdisciplinary context of modern hearing research.

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The curriculum offers a choice of courses held at the Medical School Hannover, Leibniz Universität Hannover, University of Oldenburg and University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover. An overview is provided here (current release: 3 April 2019).

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Current course offers

Upcoming block courses are as follows:

  • Introduction to Biomaterials, Biophotonics and Microelectronics

      (Prof. Peter Behrens; Leibniz Universität Hannover)
      Date: 8 - 11 April 2019 (start on 8 April: 1 pm; end on 11 April: 3 pm)
      Registration until 11 March 2019

  • Fundamentals in Auditory Physiology 

      (Prof. Christine Köppl, Prof. Georg Klump; Oldenburg University)
      Date: 3 - 7 June 2019, 9.30 am - 4 pm
      Preparatory meeting: 28 May 2019, 8.15 - 9 am
      W03 1-152, Oldenburg University
      Registration until 27 April 2019

  • Psychophysical Methods in Hearing Research
    (Prof. Andreas Büchner; Hannover Medical School)
    Date: 6 - 7 June 2019


For weekly courses please check the current curriculum (see above).