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Call for applications: study visits for specialists and decision-makers in education and training
Call for applications: MG4U Summer course "Marine Evolutionary and Ecological Genomics" - 15-29 May 2011MG4U (Marine Genomics 4 Users) is providing a Summer course "Marine Evolutionary & Ecological Genomics" on 15-29 May 2011, at Station Biologique de Roscoff, France. The course aims to introduce genetic and genomic approaches for the analysis of biological diversity, evolution and adaptation at the species and population level in the ocean. The target group is PhD students (at least in their second year) and post docs with a solid knowledge in phylogenetics and/or population genetics. Students with an applied background (e.g. aquaculture, blue biotech, fisheries, nutrigenomics) are encouraged to apply. The course will consist of lectures, tutorials and computer based exercises in various subjects.
The course fee is paid by the MG4U Network and includes a welcome reception, excursion (incl. lunch) and farewell dinner. On site accommodation at the SBR guesthouse is included. All participants pay their own travel and board (self catering is possible. For more information please click here for the announcement. To apply please fill in the application form and send to Jonas Collén (email@example.com) together with a 2-page CV before April 10th 2011. 16 participants will be selected and will be notified at the end of April if their application is successful.
Call for abstracts: NAIRTL 5th Annual Conference/Galway Symposium on Higher Education - Engaging Minds - 9th & 10th June 2011NAIRTL's (The National Academy for Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning) 5th Annual Conference will take place in conjunction with the CELT Galway Symposium on Higher Education on 9th & 10th June 2011 in NUI Galway. The focus of this conference is on active student engagement in the learning process. In this regard, you are invited to submit an abstract(s) for consideration. For further information, including the submission form and registration details, please go to www.nairtl.ie/conference. The deadline for abstract submission is 31 March 2011. firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline 15 March 2011. For more information please visit http://www.essie-society.org/page3.php. https://www.was.org/EasOnline/Abstracts/Default.aspx. Deadline is April 15.
Europass passes the ten million user mark
According to latest figures compiled by the European Commission, more than 10 million people are using the EUROPASS online CV to help them find a job. By offering a standardised CV template, available in 26 languages, Europass helps job-seekers to market their knowledge and skills in a user-friendly way to employers all over Europe and beyond. To read the full article please visit http://www.eaea.org/news.php?aid=17836&k=2088&d&utm_source=emailcampaign22&utm_medium=phpList&utm_content=HTMLemail&utm_campaign=EAEA+News+February+2011
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This week's recommended literature is the "Walleye Culture Manual" by R.C. Summerfelt (ed), North Central Regional Aquaculture Center, USA. It is about culturing walleye (Sander vitreus), a freshwater percid fish species similar to European pike-perch and covers virtually all aspects from reproduction and breeding to larvae culture and fingerling handling. It is downloadable free of charge from the NCRAC website. The links are:
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The calendar can be downloaded from the website http://www.eassg.org/ or by visiting http://www.box.net/shared/re76su828g
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Please check the Aqua-tnet calendar for a complete overview of upcoming events, conferences and workshops
BibMail is a biweekly updated overview of the content tables of the major aquaculture-relevant scientific journals.
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Information of Interest is a biweekly updated overview of interesting publications, reports, and manuals relating to aquaculture in a broad sense, with links to the respective files or information points.
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AquaTT's Training News is a free monthly electronic newsletter. With the latest news from the European education community, opportunities for collaboration, announcements and a student corner, Training News is an important dissemination channel for education and training opportunities for the aquaculture and fisheries sectors.
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Please email email@example.com to submit your news which will reach over 5,600 subscribers interested in aquaculture and related sectors of education.
PiscesTT Jobs is a free online recruitment service used by over 300 companies globally. The innovative system, updated daily, lists jobs, PhD vacancies and student placements in Aquaculture, Fisheries and Marine Science worldwide. Subscribe at http://www.piscesttjobs.com/feeds/ for live RSS updates of new job postings. This service facilitates human resource development in the industry.
At the moment 9 interesting jobs/study opportunities are listed at http://www.piscesttjobs.com/
If you are interested in posting a job vacancy or registering for the service, please go to the PiscesTT Jobs website or contact Olivia Daly at firstname.lastname@example.org
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