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LECTURER IN HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY, department of BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES(1 year contract position) (citizens only) - University of Botswana

University of Botswana
Duties: The successful applicant will be expected to: (i) teach any undergraduate human physiology courses, (ii) supervise students' research projects, (iii) conduct research in his/her area of expertise, (iv) provide service to the university ...

Jason Karl hired for University of Idaho's endowed chair in rangeland ecology - Idaho Business Review

Idaho Business Review
Jason Karl has been hired as the first Harold F. and Ruth M. Heady Endowed Chair of Rangeland Ecology at the University of Idaho College of Natural Resources. He starts in the fall. Karl earned a bachelor's degree in wildlife resources and master's ...

Mitochondria behind blood cell formation - Phys.Org

"This is a great example of two laboratories complementing their expertise to work on a project," said Chandel, also a professor of Cell and Molecular Biology and a member of the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University.

Taxonomic Resources and Expertise Directory (TRED)

Herndon - United States

A directory of taxonomic specialists for the biota of North America (north of Mexico).

United States

National Science Foundation (USA) competition to support competitively reviewed research projects that target groups of poorly known organisms.

Industrial Biotechnology and Biocatalysis: Centre of Expertise

Research at is focused on the microbial synthesis of fine and bulk chemicals and enzymes through fermentation and biocatalytic processes.

Taxonomic Studies of the Bartramiaceae

The full text of the PhD thesis of Viivi Virtanen. [PDF]

Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification

The Linnaeus II taxonomic content management system supports creating taxonomic databases, computer aided identification keys, interactive biogeographic maps, and literature and glossary databases in one hyperlinked environment.

TAXIS - Taxonomic Information System
United States

Database management system for recording taxa, specimens, characters, and images. Also serves as an interactive identification system.

Integrated Taxonomic Information System
United States

Authoritative taxonomic information on plants, animals, fungi, and microbes of North America and the world.

Kew Record of Taxonomic Literature
United Kingdom

Database of references to publications on the taxonomy of flowering plants, gymnosperms, and ferns.

United States

The list provides a current systematic framework and summary of the taxonomic diversity of Panama Paleontology Project (PPP) mollusc collections collected, curated and identified from project inception till October 2000.

The Taxonomic Outline of Bacteria and Archaea
United States

TOBA is a comprehensive taxonomy of the type strains of bacteria and archaea, based on the 16S rRNA gene phylogeny.

Expert Center for Taxonomic Identification (ETI)

Foundation dedicated to improve on a global scale the quantity, quality, and accessibility of taxonomic information, based on an initiative of the United Nations' Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO).