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.
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 »
I have a post-doc position available to study the role of the mother plant in seed dormancy control in response to temperature signals. If you know of anyone that might be interested in the position ... Read more »
A 1 year position as research assistant in molecular seed physiology is available at Royal Holloway, University of London. For details, please see the link below. https://jobs.royalholloway.ac.uk/vacancy.aspx?ref=1014-218
Meetings & Events
ISSS_FLYER_2015_NEW_longevity_workshop An updated flyer is now available for the Seed Longevity Workshop 2015 in Wernigerode, Germany. The correct dates are 5-8 July 2015. See also the following link to the conference website: http://meetings.ipk-gatersleben.de/ISSS_Longevity_2015/.
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 »