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.
A vacancy for a seed biologist is available at the University of Kentucky: Seed Biologist University of Kentucky Hiro Nonogaki
A post-doctoral research opportunity (3 years, possibly extendable to 5) for a researcher with a strong background and interest in statistics and data-mining; applying these techniques and others to a variety of large, but sparse ... Read more »
Obituary_PBerjak Françoise Corbineau wrote an obituary for Pat Berjak, who recently passed away after a short illness. The seed science community will commemorate her during the workshop on seed longevity in Gatersleben, 5-8 July.
Meetings & Events
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: 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 »
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 »