A professional society dedicated to fostering and promoting research, education, and communication in the scientific understanding of seeds.

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The International Society for Seed Science (ISSS) is a professional organisation of seed scientists, committed to fostering and promoting research, education and communication in the scientific understanding of seeds, in all aspects, pure and applied, from molecular biology to ecology.

Latest News

POST-DOCTORAL FELLOWSHIP IN SEED ECOPHYSIOLOGY : SOUTH AFRICA-U.S.A

  The Trustees of the Claude Leon Foundation have established Postdoctoral Fellowships in Science, Engineering and Medical Sciences at South African universities. The Fellowships will be available from January 2016 for two years and are valued ... Read more »

Postdoc available, O2 and redox signalling in bud dormancy, University of WA

Postdoc available, O2 and redox signalling in bud dormancy, University of WA A postdoctoral position is available to undertake experimental studies that aim to define the roles of oxygen and reduction/ oxidation (redox) signalling governing bud dormancy ... Read more »

Prof. Patricia Berjak

With great sorrow, ISSS informs you of the death of Professor Patricia Berjak on 21st January. She has served the Society as President Elect from 2005 to 2008 and as President from 2008 until 2011. ... Read more »

Meetings & Events

Seed Longevity Workshop 2015 – only a few days left to register!

ISSS_FLYER_2015_NEW Due to many requests deadlines for abstract submission but also for early bird registration fee for the Seed Longevity Workshop of the International Society for Seed Science in Wernigerode, 5-8 July, 2015 will be extended till 28 FEBRUARY, 2015. The topic ... Read more »

The website for the 11th ISSS Conference has now been launched

The website for the 11th ISSS Conference has now been launched: http://2014seed.doevent.com/ Registration for the conference is now open on the site (reduced for ISSS members) A flyer can be downloaded here Conference flyer v0314   An exciting programme ... Read more »

11th International Master Class on Seed Technology: date change

Unlike published earlier, the Wageningen Seed Centre will organize the 11th International Master Class on Seed Technology on October 12-16, 2014, Wageningen, The Netherlands. The aim of the Master Class is to offer professional seed technologists ... Read more »

Become an ISSS Member

Members of the ISSS are eligible for:

  • reduced registration fees for ISSS sponsored meetings
  • reduced prices on purchases of books published by CAB International (CABI)

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