Introducing Yan Wang-Duffort.

CACHE is pleased to introduce Dr Yan Wang-Duffort, a new reseacher recruited to the CACHE project. Yan will be researching ‘Developing the field of mollusc shell production as a model for Biomimicry‘. Yan is originally from China and will be based at the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences. Tell us about your role with… Read more »

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CACHE at ‘The West Coast Maritime Week’

Alex recounts his visit a public event in Sweden dedicated to the marine environment: “During the month of August I took part in scientific outreach activities during the “The West Coast Maritime Week” (Västerhavsveckan, http://vasterhavsveckan.se/), a public event dedicated to the marine environment taking place in several locations along the west coast of Sweden. The event… Read more »

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Introducing James Morris! New recruit to CACHE

CACHE is pleased to introduce Jame Morris. James is one of the Experienced Researchers (ERs) being recruited to the project and will be researching ‘Mollusc shell production as a model for biomimicry’. James is originally from England and will be conducting his research from the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS). Tell us about your… Read more »

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Two PhD positions in Frankfurt/Germany available

Doctoral position in theoretical population genomics (m/f) (65%)  The BiK-F Molecular Ecology Group, headed by Markus Pfenninger, invites applications for a Doctoral position in experimental population genomics (m/f) (65%) The candidate is expected to work on the DFG project “Rapid seasonal thermal adaptation in Chironomus riparius” as part of the “Rapid Adaptation” Priority Program. Your… Read more »

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More about our latest early stage researcher, David Vendrami

David Vendrami was recently recruited to the CACHE project as an Early Stage Researchers (ESR). David will be researching ‘Quantification of natural variation in shell thickness and production across a latitudinal gradient and relation to environmental parameters and the underlying population genetics’. David is originally from Italy and will be conducting his PhD at University… Read more »

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Introducing a new CACHE researcher, David Vendrami

CACHE is pleased to introduce David Vendrami, a new Early Stage Researcher (ESR) who has been recruited to the  project. David will be researching ‘Quantification of natural variation in shell thickness and production across a latitudinal gradient and relation to environmental parameters and the underlying population genetics’. David is originally from Italy and will be… Read more »

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COLUMBUS Marine Biological Resources Knowledge Fellow

Located on the Brittany coast of the English Channel, the Station Biologique de Roscoff (Roscoff Marine Biological Station) is a world‐renowned research and training centre in marine biology and ecology, with circa 350 staff on a 20 000m2 campus, jointly operated by the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) and the Pierre & Marie… Read more »

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DREAM DTP – applications for Cold fish project open

Eligibility and further details: Applicants should hold a minimum of a UK Honours Degree at 2:1 level or equivalent in subjects such as computer science, mathematics or bioinformatics. For further details please contact either Dr Pietro Lio: pl219@cam.ac.uk - or Dr Melody Clark:  mscl@bas.ac.uk - deadline for applications is 19 June 2015. The DREAM project website is: http://www.dream-cdt.ac.uk… Read more »

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Shellfish Aquaculture Masterclass Course 6-8 July 2015

Spaces are available on the Shellfish Aquaculture Masterclass, 6-8 July 2015, being organised by The Scottish Association for Marine Science, Oban, Argyll, Scotland. For further information and details about the course fee, please contact: info@sams.ac.uk Course programme.   Picture courtesy of SAMS.

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