Inaugural i-NPChem workshop on 3rd-4th June 2020


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The inaugural i-NPChem workshop will be held on 3rd and 4th June 2020 in Paris at the National Museum of Natural History (Jardin des Plantes).

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Postdoc position in China: chemical ecology of seeds and seedlings (Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, CAS)

Botanical garden

General information

Workplace : Xishuangbanna Tropical Botanical Garden, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Yunnan Province, CHINA. The garden’s website ( provides a very complete overview of the facilities and the research and other activities carried out at XTBG.
Name of the responsible scientists : Doyle McKey (CEFE, Montpellier, and visiting professor at XTBG) and Jin Chen (Professor, director of XTBG)
Type of contract : CDD
Contract period : two years, can be prolonged
Start date : Ideally March 2020, can be discussed
Proportion of work : Full time
Remuneration : 15 000 RMB (Yuan) monthly (= 1937 € or $US 2180), coupled with very low living expenses (see details below)
Eligibility : Applicants should be younger than 35 years old, and should have obtained the PhD degree within the last three years.

Detail description of the project:

Post-doc Position description_XTBG_Chemical_ecology_seeds_and_seedlings

A joint workshop on fungal secondary metabolites, 30 Sept-2 Oct 2019, Hannover, Germany

This workshop is jointly co-organized by the National Museum of Natural History (S. Prado), the Westerdijk Fungal Biodiversity Institute (J. Collemare) and the Leibniz Universität Hannover (R. Cox). It will take place at the Leibniz Universität Hannover. Continue reading “A joint workshop on fungal secondary metabolites, 30 Sept-2 Oct 2019, Hannover, Germany”