Abstract submission is now open for ESEB 2019 congress from 19 – 24 August 2019, in Turku, Finland.
The list of symposia is available at: https://eseb2019.fi/symposia-and-abstracts
Deadline for abstract submission will close on 31 March 2019 at 23:59 EET (note that Finland is one hour ahead of central Europe!)
For further details, please visit the conference website: https://eseb2019.fi
Submit your abstract for EMPSEB XXV until 3 February 2019!
The European Meeting for PhD Students in Evolutionary Biology (EMPSEB) will be held from 26 May – 1 June 2019 in Pedrógão Pequeno, Portugal.
More information is available at the EMPSEB website: https://empseb25.wixsite.com/pedrogao
Deadline will close on 31 March 2019!
ESEB invites proposals for Special Topic Networks that will support dynamic and flexible series of small meetings or other networking opportunities in focused and currently active research areas.
Read more about the current Special Topic Networks and how to apply …
ESEB is pleased to announce the second call for proposals of the new initiative Progress Meetings in Evolutionary Biology in partnership with the Journal of Evolutionary Biology.
Read more about the initiative and how to apply for funding here: Progress Meetings’ website.
Congratulations to Rudi Verspoor!
Rudi’s Godfrey Hewitt Mobility Award led to research now published in Evolution Letters: “Strong hybrid male incompatibilities impede the spread of a selfish chromosome between populations of a fly“, https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/abs/10.1002/evl3.55
Find out more about ESEB’s Godfrey Hewitt Mobility Award at: https://eseb.org/prizes-funding/godfrey-hewitt-mobility-award/
ESEB is pleased to announce the workshop “Molecular and Phenotypic Evolution: theoretical and practical approaches” organized by the Serbian Evolutionary Society and supported by the ESEB Global Training Initiative. The workshop will take place from 3 – 10 June 2018 at the Petnica Science Center, Serbia .
For further information please visit the workshop website: molphe2018.wixsite.com
The first ESEB-STN Workshop 2018 “Experimental approaches to test for coevolution” will take place from 22-25 April 2018 in Gif-sur Yvette, France. Deadline for application: Feb 28, 2018.
Further details are available here and at the workshop’s website: http://workshop.inra.fr/ecol-genome-coevol
Registration is open for the two-days workshop
“How to handle gendered assumptions in evolutionary biology research”
26-27 April 2018 at Evolutionary Biology Centre, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
sponsored by the ESEB Equal Opportunities Initiative Fund September 2017.
More details are available here: https://genderedassumptions.wordpress.com/
Past ESEB President Laurent Keller has given an interview to Research Features magazine (researchfeatures.com) about our Society and its role in promoting a better understanding of evolutionary biology. An article featuring his interview can be found online here:
ESEB: Helping evolutionary biology evolve in Europe
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ESEB launched its first newsletter today. Read the website version here.