JR Biotek are happy to associate with the Laboratory of Genetics, Horticulture and Seed Science on the College of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic to carry a one-week intensive Molecular Biology Coaching and Open Labware Constructing Workshop for Africa-based agricultural researchers, lecturers and postgraduate college students.
Software Deadline: 18th February 2019
Eligible International locations: African international locations
To Be Taken At (Nation): College of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic, West Africa
Concerning the Award: The workshop is a part of JR Biotek Basis’s new initiative known as ‘Attain & Train Science in Africa’, which was developed with help from the College of Cambridge to strengthen analysis and innovation in African international locations, particularly sub-Saharan Africa. It includes mobilising researchers from the College of Cambridge and different UK universities to show, mentor and supply acceptable coaching/academic assets to advance analysis and educating of utilized biosciences in Africa.
The theme for the workshop to be held on the College of Abomey-Calavi, Benin Republic from 1st-Fifth April 2019 is ‘Coaching African agricultural researchers to unravel meals and diet insecurity by way of analysis and innovation’. It goals to equip 100 agricultural researchers, lecturers and postgraduate college students from universities and nationwide analysis institutes in sub-Saharan Africa with information and hands-on expertise in core molecular biology ideas, laboratory strategies and purposes in agricultural analysis with explicit curiosity in crop breeding. The Workshop can be taught by analysis consultants from the College of Cambridge and different universities around the globe.
Eligibility: Purposes are inspired from postgraduate college students (PhD college students primarily), lecturers and researches concerned in agricultural analysis at an African college.
- Sturdy mental capacity and relevance of present analysis to the coaching course.
- Demonstrated want to amass new scientific information and expertise to enhance their analysis and educating.
- Concerned in educating or coaching others at an African college (that is non-obligatory for PhD college students).
- English proficiency
Variety of Awards: Not specified
Worth of Award: There isn’t a price to take part within the workshop, nonetheless, chosen candidates might want to pay for his or her journey (return) to Benin Republic. Meals (breakfast and lunch) can be offered.
Period of Program: 1st-Fifth April 2019
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