The National Academy on Sciences, Engineering, Medicine conducts a two day workshop on Graduate Training in the Social and Behavioral Sciences to help identify educational changes that may be needed in order to better prepare PhD students in the social and behavioral sciences for the job market and scientific challenges of the future.
Find here information: Graduate Training
Please find below new announcements from FABBS with general news, summits and scholar programs.
Please find here important funding news for FABBS Member Societies, such as BGA, and Friends:
Follow this link to find information on a Summerschool in Amsterdam about Twin Research and Human Genetics.
BGA Executive Committee has co-signed the following NDD (non-defense discretionary) and FABBS open letters. These letters express concerns on scientific budget costs, and the impact that the recent Executive Order on Immigration in the US will have on science and scientific progress including research, training, innovation.
Amsterdam offers two very interesting summer schools this summer:
The 47th Behavior Genetics Annual Meeting will be held in Oslo, Norway, from June 28th to July 1st, 2017. Please follow this link to find all information!
Of note: The strict deadline for abstract submission is March 31st.
Applications are open for a workshop on Social Science Genomics, sponsored by Russell Sage Foundation Summer Institute: http://www.rsfgenomicsschool.com/about.