CGEBM 2022/23 Workshop Series

Our workshops are open to internal and external delegates from all research communities, including academia, SME and commercial organisations. 

The dates for the 2022/23 workshops are as follows. Click on each workshop below for further course details. Please ensure your place is confirmed before booking travel. If you have any queries, please contact CGEBM

Date Workshop Spaces Status
Monday 28th November 2022 An Introduction to Unix and HPC No Registration closed
Monday 5th December 2022 Quality Control of Sequencing Data No Registration closed
Monday 16th January 2023 Genome Assembly and Annotation Yes Registration closed
Wednesday 1st March 2023 RNA-seq and Differential Expression Yes Registration closed
Wednesday 29th March 2023  Alignment, Visualisation and Variant Calling Yes Registration now open
Tuesday 9th and Wednesday 10th May 2023

Microbial Community Analysis

(Note new date due to public holiday on 8th)

Yes Registration now open
Monday 15th May 2023 A Beginner's Guide to Visualisation with R and ggplot2 Yes Registration now open

If you'd like to attend any of the workshops below, please contact CGEBM to express your interest. These may be scheduled if there is sufficient interest.






 A Beginner's Introduction to Python for Biologists 

 with Dr. Martin Jones from Python for Biologists 

 Detailed Description


 Not Open for Registration


 Data Manipulation and Visualisation with Python

 with Dr. Martin Jones from Python for Biologists 

 Detailed Description

 N/A  Not Open for Registration 







Past CGEBM Workshops at the University of Aberdeen

 Workshop   Dates 
A Beginner's Introduction to Python for Biologists 2017
Advanced RNA Sequencing Analysis 2017
Advanced Unix 2015 - 2016
Alignment, Visualisation and Variant Calling 2016 - 2020
 Introduction to HPC Maxwell, the Computing Cluster and Basic Unix Skills  2015 - 2019, 2021
Galaxy Workshop 2014
Genome Assembly and Annotation 2015 - 2019, 2021
 Microbial Community Analysis with MOTHUR 2015 - 2018
Microbial Community Analysis with DADA2 2019, 2022
 Molecular Phylogenetics  2016 & 2019
Quality Control of Next Generation Sequencing Reads 2016 - 2019, 2021
Partek Workshop 2014
 RNA Sequencing and Differential Expression  2016 - 2022
Visualisation with R 2016 - 2019