Thank you for forwarding this announcement and call for application to
whom it may be of interest:
EMBO practical course on Bioinformatics and Genomes Analyses
May 5 17, 2014; Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens, Greece.
with support from the International Network of Institute Pasteur (RIIP)
Course programme: http://events.embo.org/14-comparative-genomics/programme.html
Twenty (20) full time places are available for the course. Acceptance
will be subject to an evaluation process.
Selection criteria include confirmed initial experience in
Bioinformatics and Genomics, running projects (submitted abstract) and
Similar course programmes and organizations can be found at this link: http://www.pasteur.fr/~tekaia/BGA_courses.html
Who can attend the course ?
The course is aimed at motivated Phd students and young researchers in
academic Institutions with background in Mathematics, Statistics,
Computing and/or Biology who are involved in Bioinformatics and Genome
Analyses projects. The course is intense and active participation is
Duration: Full time: May 5 to May 17, 2014.
Location: Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens, Greece.
Accommodation and Meals are free for all participants.
All participants (students and invited speakers) will stay in the
ALEXANDOS HOTEL : http://www.airotel.gr/hotel/alexandros
How to Apply: applications are made through the EMBO site : http://events.embo.org/14-comparative-genomics/index.html
Candidates will need to carefully complete an application form, submit
a one-page CV, an Abstract related to one current project and a recent
Travel grants: A limited budget for partial and full travel grants is
available from the RIIP (for students coming from the RIIP
Institutions) and EMBO.
The final decision for the attribution of these grants will be
announced at the end of the course. Grants attributions will strictly
depend upon the active participation of the students.
Application deadline: Friday March 28, 2014 at midnight (European time)
With our best wishes.
Menelaos Manoussakis, Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens - Greece.
Evdokia Karagouni, Hellenic Pasteur Institute, Athens - Greece.
Evie Melanitou, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.
Fredj Tekaia, Institut Pasteur Paris - France.