The 7th call for applications for Short Term Scientific Missions (STSM) is now open. The call falls within the frame of the COST action FA1306: The quest for tolerant varieties - phenotyping at plant and cellular level.
COST Short term scientific missions (STSM) provide access to labs throughout Europe and beyond for young and promising scientists (PhD students in the last year and early career investigators (ECIs, PostDocs less than 8 years after PhD) in order to get introduced and trained with respect to novel technologies of plant phenotyping (on a whole plant and molecular level, as well as integrative approaches). This COST action provides access to a network of phenotyping experts and serves as a platform to get acquainted with this interdisciplinary field by practical training in experienced labs and interdisciplinary communication.
STSM also provide the possibility to support young scientists (PhDs in the last year and early PostDocs) who want to visit and establish collaborations with your lab!
Application deadline is 14.11.2016!
Exchange visits period is from December 1st 2016 to April 30th 2017.
Application information: http://www.plant-phenotyping.org/home_stsm