Message from Philine – summer school in genome evolution

Summer school on ‘genome evolution’

 5th until 11th of September 2010, Frauenchiemsee, Germany



William Cresko (University of Oregon)

Jan Korbel (EMBL Heidelberg)

Claudia Acquisti (Arizona State University)

Kai Müller (WWU Münster)

Alexandros Stamatakis (TU Munich)

John Parsch (LMU Munich)

Erich Bornberg-Bauer (WWU Münster)

Target participants: early PhD students, advanced master students

During our summer school 18 participants will enjoy lectures, seminars and hands on practical training. Lecturers will give insights into current topics of genome evolution and demonstrate recent genomic approaches. Participants are asked to bring their laptop along for our practical sessions. In addition the participants will get the chance to present and discuss their own projects and obtain advice on their project design and analysis setup.

The costs of participation (board and lodging at Frauenchiemsee ) will be covered by the VW foundation. The summer school is jointly organised be the WWU Münster and the LMU Munich.

 To apply, send a single file (pdf) containing a short motivation letter, a cv and an abstract of your project to

 Deadline for application: July 15th, 2010


Dr Philine Feulner

Westfälische Wilhelms University

Institute for Evolution and Biodiversity

Evolutionary Bioinformatics Group

Hüfferstrasse 1

48149 Münster


Tel: +49 (0) 251 83 21636

Fax: +49 (0) 251 83 24668

Email: p.feulner@uni-muenster. de


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