Training providers 2016-2017

DEST greatly acknowledges the efforts of our training providers. Below, you can find a list of the DEST training providers (in alphabetical order) collaborating in the Modern Taxonomy and Expert-in-training programmes during 2016-2017. 

We welcome new training providers. Please have a look here, to decide within which programme your training course would best fit. If you are interested to participate in training delivery, please fill out the course application form within Expert-in-training or within Modern Taxonomy, and submit online for consideration of your training proposal.  Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

  Training provider Institution Course
Dr Luca Bartolozzi Museo di Storia Naturale, Università di Firenze, Italy Entomological research in protected areas
Dr Matz Berggren Department of Marine Sciences, Göteborg University, Sweden Basics of Taxonomy: describing, illustrating and communicating biodiversity
Dr Björn Berning Upper Austrian State Museum, Leonding, Austria Taxonomy and Systematics of Cenozoic and Recent marine Bryozoa
Prof. Tomas Cedhagen Department of Biological Sciences - Marine Ecology, Aarhus University, Aarhus C, Denmark Basics of Taxonomy: describing, illustrating and communicating biodiversity
Dr Charles Oliver Coleman Museum für Naturkunde, Berlin, Germany Basics of Taxonomy: describing, illustrating and communicating biodiversity
Dr Carla Corazza Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Ferrara, Italy Training program in Entomology (special. Diptera Syrphidae), emphasis on collection management and bioindicator use
Prof. Alain Dubois Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France Zoological Nomenclature
Dr Cene Fišer Subterranean Biology Laboratory, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia Training on Systematics of freshwater subterranean Malacostraca
Dr Kirk Fitzhugh Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, U.S.A. Philosophy of Biological Systematics
Dr Maria Hołyńska Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland) Training programme in Crustacean systematics with specialisation in Cyclopidae (Copepoda)
Dr Roman Hołyński Milanowek, Poland Methods and principles of systematic zoology (sensu lato: including zoogeography and phylogenetics) and systematics of the Buprestidae (Coleoptera)
Dr Dimitris Koureas Natural History Museum, London, United Kingdom Basics of Taxonomy: describing, illustrating and communicating biodiversity
Dr Leonardo Latella Museo di Storia Naturale di Verona, Italy Taxonomy of cave beetles with emphasis on Coleoptera Cholevinae
Dr Line Le Gall Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris Integrative taxonomy and taxonomic expertise: DNA barcodes in the genomic era
Prof. Gabor Lövei Department of Agroecology, Aarhus University, Flakkebjerg Research Centre, Slagelse, Denmark Basics of Taxonomy: describing, illustrating and communicating biodiversity
Dr Mircea-Dan Mitroiu Alexandru Ioan Cuza University of Iasi, Romania Collection methods and identification of parasitic wasps, with special emphasis on Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera)
Dr André Nel Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France Training programme in Entomology with specialization in fossil insects: phylogeny, biogeography, and palaeoecology
Prof. Annemarie Ohler Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle Paris, France Zoological Nomenclature
Dr Nicolas Puillandre Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris, France Integrative taxonomy and taxonomic expertise: DNA barcodes in the genomic era
Dr Danilo Russo Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy Acoustic identification of bats
Dr Sarah Samadi Muséum national d'Histoire naturelle, Paris Integrative taxonomy and taxonomic expertise: DNA barcodes in the genomic era
Dr Daniele Sommaggio Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Ferrara, Italy Training program in Entomology (special. Diptera Syrphidae), emphasis on collection management and bioindicator use
Prof. Ryszard Szadziewski University of Gdańsk, Poland Taxonomy of European biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae)
Prof. Bart Van De Vijver National Botanic Garden of Belgium, Meise, Belgium Training program in non-marine diatoms from the (sub-) Antarctic Region
Prof. Wim Van Neer Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Brussels, Belgium Fish Osteology

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