Expert-in-training 2012-2013

Please note that the 2012 call for applications is now closed.

Training on-the-job Training venue & teachers
Training course in taxonomy and systematics of African fruit flies (Diptera, Tephritidae) Royal Museum for Central Africa (Tervuren, Belgium)
Tropical Plant Identification Course Royal Botanic Gardens (Kew, U.K.)
Systematics of freshwater subterranean Malacostraca: Morphology, molecular systematics, and web-taxonomy University of Ljubljana, Biotechnical Faculty (Ljubljana, Slovenia)
On the job training in family level identification of a hyperdiverse insect group: The Beetles (Coleoptera) Natural History Museum (London, U.K.)
Entomological research in protected areas Museo di Storia Naturale, Università di Firenze (Firenze, Italy)
Training program in Entomology (special. Hymenoptera Symphyta), emphasis on collection management and geospatial related data Museo Civico di Storia Naturale di Ferrara (Ferrara, Italy)
Elasmobranch teeth enameloid microstructure as a taxonomic criterion Natural History Museum of Denmark (Copenhagen, Denmark)
Trends in Biodiversity in Time and Space Naturalis Biodiversity Center and Leiden University (Leiden, Netherlands)
Web-based Taxonomy and Biodiversity Information Processing ETI BioInformatics Center (Leiden, Netherlands)
Training program in non-marine diatoms from the (sub-)Antarctic Region National Botanic Garden of Belgium (Meise, Belgium)
Training programme in Crustacean systematics with specialisation in Cyclopidae (Copepoda) Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland)
Training programme in Entomology with specialization in fossil insects: phylogeny, biogeography, and palaeoecology Muséum national d’Histoire naturelle (Paris, France)
Training programme in palaeoentomology with specialisation in planthoppers (Hemiptera: Fulgoromorpha) Museum and Institute of Zoology, Polish Academy of Sciences (Warsaw, Poland)
Taxonomy of European biting midges (Diptera: Ceratopogonidae) University of Gdansk (Gdansk,  Poland)
Methods and principles of systematic zoology (sensu lato: including zoogeography and phylogenetics) and systematics of the Buprestidae (Coleoptera) Milanówek, Poland
Cybertaxonomy and biodiversity information with special emphasis on geospatial related data (Novice or Advanced Training) Royal Museum for Central Africa (Tervuren, Belgium)

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