Expert-in-training 2011-2012

Please note that the 2011 call for applications is now closed.

Training on-the-job Training venue & teachers
Training program in non-marine diatoms from the (sub-)Antarctic Region National Botanic Garden of Belgium (Meise, Belgium)
Training program in taxonomy of higher plants University of Bayreuth, Department of Plant Systematics (Bayreuth, Germany)
Taxonomy of freshwater macroinvertebrate bioindicator species EcoServe (Dublin, Ireland)
Training programme in Crustacean systematics with specialisation in Cyclopidae (Copepoda) Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland)
Systematics of freshwater subterranean Malacostraca: Morphology, molecular systematics, and web-taxonomy University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Identification of Afrotropical spiders (Araneae) Royal Museum for Central Africa (Tervuren, Belgium)
Training programme in Entomology with specialisation in Dolichopodidae (Diptera) of Southeast Asia Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (Brussels, Belgium)
Morphological and molecular identification of African fruit flies (Diptera, Tephritidae) Royal Museum for Central Africa (Tervuren, Belgium)
On the job training in family level identification of a hyperdiverse insect group: The Beetles (Coleoptera) The Natural History Museum (London, U.K.)
Elasmobranch teeth enameloid microstructure as a taxonomic criterion Natural History Museum of Denmark (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Cybertaxonomy and biodiversity information with special emphasis on geospatial related data (Novice or Advanced Training) Royal Museum for Central Africa (Tervuren, Belgium)
Entomological research in protected areas Museo di Storia Naturale, Sezione di Zoologia, Università di Firenze (Firenze, Italy)
Eco-ethological peculiarities & morphological taxonomy in defining uniqueness of island populations: Podarcis Lacertid lizards Museo di Storia Naturale, Sezione di Zoologia, Università di Firenze (Firenze, Italy)
Southeast asian primates taxonomy in Dubois collections Nederlands Centrum voor Biodiversiteit  (Leiden, Netherlands)
Economic Botany National Herbarium of the Netherlands and Hortus Botanicus (Leiden, Netherlands)

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