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.

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research assistent

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

Seed Longevity Workshop 2015

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/.      

postdoctoral position Angers

PostDoc position IRHS Angers France Our group has a 2 year postdoctoral position to study seed longevity. See the above link for more information. The stipulation that priority is given to non-French citizens has now been removed. Regards, Olivier ... Read more »

Meetings & Events

Seed Longevity Workshop 2015

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

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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