Genome Research and Education Center of SibFU

7th European Conference on Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics

In September 19-22, 2017 Elizaveta Taranenko presented the laboratory's work in one oral and two poster presentations at the 7th European Conference on Prokaryotic and Fungal Genomics (ProkaGENOMICS 2017).

The First International Conference on Symmetry

Employees and students of the Genome Research and Education Center took part in the First International Conference on Symmetry (Symmetry 2017), which was held from 16th to 18th of October 2017 in Barcelona, ​​Spain. The conference was attended by Mikhail G. Sadovsky, Vladislav Biryukov, Serafima Novikova and Elizaveta Taranenko. They presented one poster and three oral reports on the results of genomic studies of conifers.

Students Internship at the University of Göttingen

Students of the Genome Research and Education Center Serafima Novikova, Vladislav Biryukov and Elizaveta Taranenko had an internship at the University of Göttingen in Germany from 15th of September to 21st of October with the support of the academic mobility program for students in the framework of Project 5-100.

Internship at Göttingen University

From 21 of August to 20 of September, employees of the Genome Research and Education Center Natalia V. Oreshkova and Yulia A. Putintseva had an internship at the University of Gottingen in Germany with the support of a megagrant and an FP7 grant.

Call for a Postdoc!

A postdoctoral position (1+2 year) is available at the SibFU Laboratory of Forest Genomics focusing on studying genomes of Siberian conifer species and their major phytopathogens.

The salary of the appointed researcher will be 120 000 RUR per month.

Deadline for application is July 31, 2017

5th INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE "CONSERVATION OF FOREST GENETIC RESOURCES"

The National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Department of Biological Sciences of the NAS of Belarus, the Leading Scientific and Applied Center of Forest Biotechnologies, the Institute of Forest of the NAS of Belarus, the Scientific Council of the RAS on Forest problems, the Federal Forestry Agency of Russia, the International Union of Forest Research Organizations (IUFRO), V.N. Sukachev Institute of Forest of the Russian Academy of Sciences and its West Siberian office, N.I. Vavilov Institute of General Genetics of the RAS, Georg-August University of Goettingen hold the Fifth International Conference "Conservation of Forest Genetic Resources". The conference will take place on October 2–7, 2017 at the Institute of Forest of the NAS of Belarus in Gomel.

International Scientific Conference «Genetics of Population: Progress and Perspectives»

The International Scientific Conference «Genetics of Population: Progress and Perspectives», commemorating the 80th birthday of Academician Yury P. Altukhov and dedicated to the 45th Anniversary of the Laboratory of Population Genetics named after Yu. P. Altukhov, to be held at Zvenogorod Biological Station, Moscow, April 17-21, 2017.

International Day of Forests

Dear colleagues,
Congratulations with the International Day of Forests and best wishes!

“What we are doing to the forests of the world is but a mirror reflection of what we are doing to ourselves and to one another.”
Mahatma Gandhi

10th anniversary International Multiconference Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure\Systems Biology – BGRS\SB-2016

On 29 August – 2 September, 2016 the Federal Research Center Institute of Cytology and Genetics of the Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ICG SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia, www.bionet.nsc.ru) will held a 10th anniversary International Multiconference Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure\Systems Biology – BGRS\SB-2016. (Bioinformatics of Genome Regulation and Structure\ Systems Biology — BGRS\SB-2016).

Open postdoc positions

Siberian Federal University (SibFU) calls for an open competition for the SibFU Postdoc Fellowship Program. The purpose of the program is to encourage young researchers with PhD Degree (or Candidate of Sciences degree) to contribute to the University research and education activities.

Those who would like to participate in genomic studies, please indicate in their application that they would like to do research at the Genome Research and Education Center (http://genome.sfu-kras.ru/en/main), and those who would like to participate specifically in forest genomic studies, please indicate in their application that they would like to do research in the Laboratory of Forest Genomics.

 You can familiarize yourself with the application here  http://www.sfu-kras.ru/en/16444