Expert-in-training 2009-2010

Please note that the 2009 call for applications is now closed.

Training on-the-job Training venue & teachers
Southeast asian primates taxonomy in Dubois collections Nationaal Natuurhistorisch Museum Naturalis
Tropical Plant Identification Course Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Botanical Nomenclature Course Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Vegetation Survey Training Course Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Training program in taxonomy of higher plants University of Bayreuth
Advanced Biosystematics, Phylogenetics and Biogeography (Leiden) Nationaal Herbarium Nederland, Leiden branch
Palynology The National Herbarium of the Netherlands, Leiden branch
Wood biology training Royal Museum for Central Africa
Training program in non-marine diatoms from the (sub-) Antarctic Region National Botanic Garden of Belgium
Bryology, Mycology & Phycology Nationaal Herbarium Nederland
Culture collection management & fungal taxonomy Centraalbureau voor Schimmelcultures (CBS) /Fungal Biodiversity Centre
Conservation and Care of Natural History Collections The Natural History Museum London
Practical aspects of taxonomy Ghent University
Cybertaxonomy and biodiversity information with special emphasis on collection management and geospatial related data Royal Museum for Central Africa
Taxonomy of freshwater macroinvertebrate bioindicator species EcoServe
Training programme in Crustacean systematics with specialisation in Cyclopidae (Copepoda) Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences
Systematics of freshwater subterranean Malacostraca: Morphology, molecular systematics, and web-taxonomy University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty
Identification of Afrotropical spiders (Araneae) Royal Museum for Central Africa
Entomological research in protected areas Museo di Storia Naturale – Sezione di Zoologia – Università di Firenze
Training program in Entomology (special. Hymenoptera Symphyta), emphasis on collection management and geospatial related data Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Ferrara
Taxonomy of European biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) University of Gdańsk
1) Forensic entomology and Taxonomy of Calliphoridae, 2) Molecular taxonomy of Neotropical flies (Syrphidae & Calliphoridae) Finnish Museum of Natural History, University of Helsinki, Finland
Training programme in Entomology with specialisation in Dolichopodidae (Diptera) of Southeast Asia Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences
Morphological and molecular identification of African fruit flies (Diptera, Tephritidae) Royal Museum for Central Africa
On the job training in family level identification of a hyperdiverse insect group: The Beetles (Coleoptera) The Natural History Museum, London
Training programme in palaeoentomology with specialisation in planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha) Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences
Training programme in Entomology with specialization in fossil insects: phylogeny, biogeography, and palaeoecology Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle
Elasmobranch teeth enameloid microstructure as a taxonomic criterion Natural History Museum of Denmark
Eco-ethological peculiarities & morphological taxonomy in defining uniqueness of island populations: Podarcis Lacertid lizards Museo di Storia Naturale – Sezione di Zoologia – Università di Firenze
Morphological approaches to the evolutionary developmental biology of vertebrates Museum für Naturkunde, Leibniz-Institut für Evolutions- und Biodiversitätsforschung an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Molecular Phylogenies: Reconstruction & Interpretation Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences, Wageningen University & NHN Wageningen

Scratchpads developed and conceived by (alphabetical): Ed Baker, Katherine Bouton Alice Heaton Dimitris Koureas, Laurence Livermore, Dave Roberts, Simon Rycroft, Ben Scott, Vince Smith