Internal Information on the Coronavirus for Employees

Instructions for Employees in Connection with the Acute Outbreak of the Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2)

Coronavirus update: Messages from the Crisis Management Team

The University's Crisis Management Team published some new information with respect to rules and regulations concerning coronavirus.

  1. The so-called Corona-App has been officially released by the Government. We recommend to download the App and use it, as only a large number of users will bring the...
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Coronavirus update: Messages from the Crisis Management Team

The University's Crisis Management Team published some new information with respect to rules and regulations concerning coronavirus.

  • The hygiene plan has been adapted in some parts. The changes are marked in yellow. I have signed the plan and the rules are binding as of today (see attachment)....
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Coronavirus Update: Message from the President on Maintaining and Extending Measures

The general conditions for dealing with the coronavirus pandemic have not fundamentally changed as of April 20, 2020. On this basis, the Staff Council, Women's & Equal Opportunities Representative and the President's Council have resolved the specific procedures to be followed at Hochschule...

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Webinars and Virtual Lectures – Now Available With our new BigBlueButton System

On April 3, 2020 the eLearning team successfully integrated a user-friendly tool for webinars and virtual classrooms in Stud.IP. Since the software runs on servers leased specifically for this purpose in Germany, it is GDPR-compliant and performance is not compromised by other universities.

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Coronavirus Update: Keep Fit From Home #1 – Sports Break at Hochschule Geisenheim University with David Rüttgers

Since the real sports break has had to be cancelled, we have decided to produce a virtual one. Given that many of you are currently working from home and university sports are not available to students, some of you may be lacking a bit of exercise and the chance to establish a balance amid your new...

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Coronavirus Update: Framework Plan for the Organization of Semester Schedules

Hesse's State Ministry for Higher Education, Research and the Arts (HMWK) and all universities in the state have agreed on a joint framework plan for the organization of semester schedules. You will find the corresponding communication below. The starting date of April 20, 2020 as the beginning of...

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Coronavirus Update: Overview of Basic Library Services

The Library of Hochschule Geisenheim University is also obliged to limit the number of visitors to its facilities as far as possible and for this reason has introduced a skeleton service. In spite of this, the Library team aims to continue to support you as much as possible. For example, we are...

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Coronavirus Update: Message from the President

In a further teleconference with the Minister of Higher Education, Research and the Arts, the State Secretary and all other managers of the institutions of higher education in Hesse, new insights into dealing with the coronavirus pandemic have emerged. In addition, there are key communications from...

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Contact

As an employee, if you have been diagnosed or suspect that you may have become infected with the coronavirus, please notify the University immediately by e-mail at corona(at)hs-gm.de or call Dr. Karsten Rose on +49 6722 502 283.

The University's Crisis Management Team can be reached at krisenstab(at)hs-gm.de at all times. 

Further Information by the Federal Center for Health Education