Janine Anderegg, ETH Zürich (Switzerland)
Javier Betrán, Bayer, Toulouse (France)
Daniela Bustos, Wageningen UR (The Netherlands)
Scott Chapman, The University of Queensland (Australia)
Jens Hartung, Univ. Hohenheim, Stuttgart (Germany)
Andreas Hund, ETH Zürich (Switzerland)
Lukas Kronenberg, ETH Zürich (Switzerland)
Emilie Millet, Wageningen UR (The Netherlands)
Hans-Peter Piepho, University of Hohenheim, Stuttgart (Germany)
Lukas Roth, ETH Zürich (Switzerland)
Fred van Eeuwijk, Wageningen UR (The Netherlands)
If you wish to participate in the course, apply online at the following address: www.admission.iamz.ciheam.org
This course is designed for 25 professionals with a university degree and with a background in plant breeding and biology who want a wider and integrated perspective in statistical data analysis and interpretation relevant to contemporary plant phenomics and genomics. Working knowledge on experimental design, analysis of variance and regression is required. Basic knowledge of R is expected. Familiarity with quantitative genetic theory and QTL mapping is also desirable.
English will be the working language of the course.
The course will be held at IAMZ-CIHEAM in Zaragoza from 20-24 January 2020, in morning and afternoon sessions.
Registration fees for the course amount to 500 euro. This sum covers tuition fees only.
Candidates from CIHEAM member countries (Albania, Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Italy, Lebanon, Malta, Morocco, Portugal, Spain, Tunisia and Turkey) may apply for scholarships covering registration fees and full board accommodation.
Candidates from other countries who require financial support should apply directly to other national or international institutions.
It is compulsory for participants to have medical insurance valid for Spain. Proof of insurance cover must be given at the beginning of the course. Those who so wish may participate in a collective insurance policy taken out by the Organisation, upon payment of the stipulated sum.