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22.05.2023 in News

61st DGL course by Gustrav Stresemann Institut

The Gustav Stresemann Institute, together with the German Society for Limnology, Working Group Taxonomy, is organising the 61st DGL course "Einführung in die Bestimmung der Wasserkäfer unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der…
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08.05.2023 in News

Wir suchen dich!

Ökotoxikologe (Biologisch-technischer Assistent oder Bachelorabschluss in Biologie/Umweltwissenschaften) (m/w/d) Sie suchen einen interessanten, abwechslungsreichen Job als Ökotoxikologe im angewandten Forschungsumfeld? Sie haben Interesse an der Mitarbeit in einem dynamischen Entwicklerteam für…
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25.04.2023 in News

Meet us at the 33rd SETAC in Dublin!

The 33rd SETAC Europe annual meeting will take place from 1 - 4 May 2023 in Dublin, Ireland. gaiac will present its work in one talk and numerous posters. One…
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19.04.2023 in News

Postgraduate course aquatic ecotoxicology 2023

The course “Aquatic Ecotoxicology” was held at the gaiac Research Institute from 27 to 31 March 2023 as part of the postgraduate course (GDCh/SETAC GLB) and was successfully completed by…
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17.04.2023 in News

Doctoral Examination Mathias Reininghaus

The entire gaiac team congratulates our colleague Mathias Reininghaus on passing his doctoral examination! His doctoral thesis is dedicated to the topic “Evaluation and development of passive sampling techniques on…
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08.03.2023 in News

Limnological monitoring of the Blausteinsee

On behalf of Eurofins Hygiene Institut Berg GmbH, the gaiac research institute is once again investigating the Blausteinsee, a lignite mining lake near Eschweiler. The purpose of the monitoring is…
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