Arie Ron (1928 – 2021) – Protozoologist with passion
Arie Ron was born on 16.6.1928 in Fechenbach, Bavaria, Germany and left us forever on 9.11.2021. His biography was strongly influenced by the horrors of the last century.
Newsletter of the Foraminifera.eu Project 2016
Workshop Mikropaläontologiem October 2016. More information...
Newsletter as pdf
8th International Symposium on Testate Amoebae, September 12-15th, in Ilhabela, São Paulo, Brazil.
The meeting will cover a broad range of research topics dealing with testate amoebae, including taxonomy, phylogenomics, evolution, paleontology, and ecology. The official conference language will be English
Summerschool Freshwater ecology and water quality assessment: Changing prospects in the face of the “-omics” revolution
SummerSchool at the University Duisburg-Essen Aug 29 - Sept 02, 2016 More information...
The summerschool addresses the changing prospects in water quality assessment in the light of new methods and the potential of molecular approaches in particular of barcoding (including OTU approaches), metagenomics, and metatranscriptomics.Flyer of the SummerSchool
Summer course: Evolutionary and Taxonomic Diversity of Marine Invertebrates
The new international course welcomes participants to take a unique insight into a variety of aspects of marine invertebrates’ biodiversity. This course has been specifically designed on the basis on long-term experience to meet emerging challenges of modern life sciences. The in-campus intro provides a quick dive into the topic and all the necessary basic knowledge. The fieldwork on the White Sea is a core part of the course.More information...
The international forum “Protist-2016” which will take place in Moscow, Russia from June 6-10, 2016. Four international events will be held within the framework of the forum:
-Annual meeting of the International Society of Protistologists (ISOP)
-21st meeting of the International Society for Evolutionary Protistology (ISEP)
-1st International Symposium on Soil Protistology
-5th Russian conference on the ecology of free-living protists in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems.
Protist of the year 2016
Trichomonas vaginalis. More information...
Meeting of the Deutschen Gesellschaft für Protozoologie 2016
Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Protozoologie 2016
Die Deutsche Gesellschaft für Protozoologie verlieh die Eduard-Reichenow-Medaille an
Herrn Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Foissner (Salzburg, Österreich) in Anerkennung seiner herausragenden wissenschaftlichen Verdienste um die Protozoologie
Der Karl-Gottlieb-Grell-Preis der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Protozoologie (DGP) an Nachwuchswissenschaftler für eine herausragende Arbeit (Dissertation) auf dem Gebiet der Protistologie ging im Jahr 2016 an
Dr. Lars Großmann (Duisburg-Essen): Diversity of protists with special emphasis on chrysomonads: morphological and molecular diversity, distribution patterns and functional differentiation
Dr. Alexandra Jeuck (Köln): Extended phylogeny and morphology of marine and freshwater choanoflagellates with additional methodological studies on heterotrophic flagellates