Opportunities in plant systematics
Student assistance to attend ASBS conferences
ABRS National Taxonomy Research Student Travel Bursary Program
Hansjörg Eichler Awards
Scholarships, fellowships and grants in plant systematics:
Workshops & Training
Distributed European School of Taxonomy – Tropical field botany in Belize (Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, 10-24 January 2014):
http://www.taxonomytraining.eu/content/tropical-field-botany (registration deadline on 30 November 2013)
Distributed European School of Taxonomy – course on Botanical Nomenclature (Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, U.K., 27-31 January 2014)
http://www.taxonomytraining.eu/content/botanical-nomenclature-2 (registration deadline 17 October 2013)
Distributed European School of Taxonomy – Tropical Plant Identification course (Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, U.K., 21 April–2 May 2014)
http://www.taxonomytraining.eu/content/tropical-plant-identification-course-1 (registration deadline 20 December 2013)
Distributed European School of Taxonomy – Wood Biology training (Royal Museum for Central Africa, Tervuren, Belgium, dates to be decided)
http://www.taxonomytraining.eu/content/wood-biology-training-0 (registration deadline 31 January 2014)
Student's Volunteer Botanical Internship Program (Australian National Herbarium - Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research), 2 January to 15th February 2014.
Closing date for applications: Monday 25 November 2013
For more details see: http://www.anbg.gov.au/intern/
Postgraduate Student - Evolutionary and biogeographic history of the Australian snow daisies (Celmisia),
Applications are invited for a three year postgraduate project at CSIRO Plant Industry (Australian Postgraduate Award or equivalent top-up scholarship; $10K per year).
The project will examine the evolutionary and biogeographic history of the Australian snow daisies (Celmisia) using a combination of morphological, cytological, molecular and distribution modelling approaches. The position will be situated with the Systematics Research group within the Centre for Australian National Biodiversity Research (CANBR) at Black Mountain in Canberra, ACT.
Please apply for this position online at www.csiro.au/careers.