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Graduate Academy of Heidelberg University

Academic and Professional Development

Im Neuenheimer Feld 370
Room 4
69120 Heidelberg

Dr. Melanie Niese

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Course administrator

Lion Kaminski


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Nature Masterclasses

The Graduate Academy offers Nature Masterclasses – online courses developed by Nature Research – via an institutional subscription. If you are a member of Heidelberg University, this subscription grants you access to all currently available online courses by Nature.

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Introductory video to the online course “Scientific Writing and Publishing”

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Research Integrity


Epigeum’s Research Integrity programme will provide training in responsible conduct and best practice. The programme is suitable for doctoral candidates, postdoctoral researchers, and early-career researchers from all disciplines. It consists of eight core modules and five supplementary modules – each one using multimedia content, interactive activities, and real life examples to enhance active learning, reflection, and practical application.

The course is available for all members of Heidelberg University on Moodle.

Moodle: Research Integrity

Access to this course is possible until further notice.


For questions or access issues, please contact Lion Kaminski:



Advancing your Research Career – Strategies for Research Leadership

Are you interested in learning strategies for research leadership? The new "Advancing your Research Career" program aims to develop leadership skills for research leaders within and beyond academia. Many universities and funders are striving towards a kinder, more collaborative work culture and many of the challenges facing society require us to work more collaboratively. If you wish to prepare for these challenges, the new online course "Advancing your Research Career" from Epigeum / Oxford University Press is just right for you.

Starting now, the course is available on Moodle for all members of Heidelberg University. It is designed for advanced doctoral candidates and postdocs but everyone is welcome to take a look. Please follow the link below in order to learn more about the course contents and to register for the course:

Moodle: Advancing your Research Career – Strategies for Research Leadership


Avoiding Plagiarism

Welcome to "Avoiding Plagiarism"! This course is designed to help you understand what plagiarism is and how to avoid it.
The key features of the course include:

  • Interviews with students and tutors sharing their thoughts on plagiarism
  • Key terms and different types of plagiarism explained
  • Interactive activities to help you learn what plagiarism is
  • Interactive activities to help you practise how to correctly cite and reference different sources
  • Strategies to help you develop an action plan to avoid plagiarism
  • Online resources to help extend your learning, including articles on real-life cases of plagiarism.

Moodle: Avoiding Plagiarism

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Letzte Änderung: 2024-05-15
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