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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 Leprince

post-doc position Paris

PostDocupmc Christophe Bailly has a post-doc position available in his lab at the Université Pierre et Marie Curie in Paris. See the above link for details.

First announcement for the planned Seed Longevity Workshop in 2015

ISSS_2015_FLYER The ISSS workshop on Seed Longevity will be organised in Gatersleben (Germany) from 7-10 July 2015.

12 positions available in the EU project NASSTEC

In the context of the EU project NASSTEC, focusing on native seed production and use for grassland restoration, 12 positions across Europe are being advertised NOW! Closing 7/4/20174 and 16/5/2014   All information is available at www.nasstec.eu flyer_NASSTEC  The essential information follows below:   The NASSTEC Project NASSTEC (The NAtive Seed Science, TEchnology and Conservation Initial Training Network - Contract N. PITN-GA-2013-607785 - 1.4.2013-31.3.2018) is a Marie Curies Multi partner Initial training Network focused on native seed science, conservation and use, ... Read more »

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

11th conference ISSS Changsha 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 of international speakers is being developed: Special lecture: Professor Longping Yuan (‘father’ of hybrid rice), Director General of China National Hybrid R and D Centre, China The Alfred Mayer Plenary Lecture: ... Read more »

Post-doc position University of Hawaii

A temporary position for a junior researcher is available at the botanical garden of the University of Hawaii. Click for more information: http://workatuh.hawaii.edu/Jobs/NAdvert/18955/2523203/1/postdate/desc

Postdoctoral position, Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology

PostDoctoral Position in Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology A 3-year postdoctoral position is available at the Shanghai Center for Plant Stress Biology, a new institution of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. For more information follow the link above.

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 and physiologists a further deepening, broadening and actualisation of their knowledge and expertise. The venue will be hotel “Hof van Wageningen”, conveniently situated in the Wageningen town centre. Morning lectures will be held in the hotel whereas in the afternoon lab ... Read more »

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