Workshop on biology of the water fleas (Crustacea: Cladocera) with special attention to their taxonomy
27 – 31 October 2019
Biology Department Laboratories.United Arab Emirates University Campus in Al Ai, UAE
The Biology Department, College of Science, United Arab Emirates University (UAEU), UAE, in collaboration with A.N. Severtsov Institute of Ecology and Evolution of Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia invite all researchers. MSc students, Ph.D. students, scholars and specialists interested in warks with water fleas to attend The 1st. Workshop on “biology of the water fleas (Crustacea: Cladocera) with special attention to their taxonomy. The workshop will be held in the premises of the Department of Biology laboratories, at the United Arab Emirates University Campus in Al Ai, UAE. During the period 27-31 October of 2019.
Aims of the Workshop
*To establish scientific cooperation with foreign experts on Cladocera.
*To provide scientific exchange and training opportunities for our students.
*To increase awareness of Cladocerans research within the country and the region.
*To open new areas for students and early career researchers.
*To encourage young scientists and graduate students to explore new research topics and to share in discovery of new organisms.
*To update the biodiversity list of UAE and nearest regions.
All Lectures start at 9:00 am
All Practice start after Lunch 2:00 pm
In order to reach the goal of the workshop and to benefit all participants of the hands-on training of taxonomic techniques, the number of participants will be limited. It has decided to limit the numberof participants to 12 with a maximum acceptance of 20 participants in case of high demand.
Selection of candidates will be carried out based on the presented C.V. with a short introductory letter explaining why she/he is interested to join the workshop and how it will be benefit to her/his career.
Registration Deadline May 31, 2019
Submission of required Documents: May 31, 2019
Selection of Participants and notification: .June 15, 2019
Starting Workshop date: 27th. October 2019
End of Workshop date: 31st. October 2019
Secretariat / Contacts
Mrs. Salwa Sultan
Ph. +971 3 713 6725
Prof. Waleed Hamza
Ph. +971 3 713 6547
- Prof. Waleed Hamza (Biology Department, UAEU)
- Dr. Gaber Ramadan (Biology Department, UAEU)
-Prof. Alexey Kotov (Russian Academy of Sciences)
- Dr. Anna Neretina (Russian Academy of Sciences