Dear ASPS members,
11 Feb is International Day of Women and Girls in Science.
February Phytogen is now available HERE. See the Plant Nutrition Trust Award reports and up coming conferences.
Applications for numerous prestigious ASPS awards are currently opened with a closing date 14th of February 2020. Nominate yourself. More details below.
Call for nominations for ASPS president elect
We are currently seeking nominations for the next ASPS president. If you have a passion for Plant Science and an interest in helping to drive and shape research and education in the Australian Plant Science community please consider nominating.
Nominations can be sent to the firstname.lastname@example.org by Friday the 28th of February 2020
ASPS Research Awards
The Peter Goldacre Award and the Jan Anderson Award are the premier research awards from ASPS. The Peter Goldacre award is awarded for research contributions for early/mid-career researchers (male or female) within 10 years since PhD, and the Jan Anderson Award specifically recognises the significant contribution of mid-career female researchers.
ASPS Teaching Awards
The ASPS Teaching Award recognises excellence, innovation and/or other contributions with successful learning outcomes to teaching plant science at the University level.
Applications for these awards need to be sent to the email@example.com by the 14th of February, 2020.
Please see full details and eligibility requirements on the ASPS website: https://www.asps.org.au/awards
Dr Simon Williams
Honorary Secretary, ASPS