European Community Genetics workshop

09-Sep-2008 - 10-Sep-2008

A two day workshop on Community Genetics supported by The Genetics Society for European researchers has been organised and will be held at the University of Manchester 9-10th September 2008. The aim of the workshop is to bring together ecologists and evolutionary biologists from Europe to discuss current and future research in the emerging field of Community Genetics. The meeting will be a mixture of invited talks and discussions. The following speakers are confirmed:

Prof. J. Antonovics (The University of Virginia)
Prof. A. Gatehouse (Newcastle University)
Prof. P. Grime (The University of Sheffield)
Dr. G. Iason (The Macaulay Institute)
S. Zytynska (The University of Manchester)
Dr. J. Ferrari (The University of Oxford)
Dr. R. Preziosi (The University of Manchester)
Dr. D. Shuker (The University of Edinburgh)
Dr. F. Vavre (Université de Lyon)
Dr. J. Wolf (The University of Manchester)

If you are interested in attending or would like further information please contact Jennifer Rowntree via email at

We look forward to hearing from you.