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Call for workshop proposals in marine ecology and evolution

Announcement 29.01.2015

CIFAR and the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation invite scientists to submit workshop ideas related to better understanding the ecology and evolution of marine microbial communities. We will organize two workshops between 2015 and 2017 that bring together about 30 researchers from several disciplines to discuss exciting new discoveries and inspire new ideas. A CIFAR fellow or Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation-supported scientist must spearhead the proposal, but it can include collaboration with other researchers as well. Proposals are due Friday March 6, 2015.

See the full call for proposals for more information.

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