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Call for applications: International PHD School on Arctic Microbiomes

Published on 6 Dec 2018

The next Sentinel North International PhD School will take place from July 2 to 12, 2019, at the Centre for Northern Studies (CEN) research station in Whapmagoostui-Kuujjuarapik (Nunavik, Canada) on the theme: Arctic Microbiomes: From Molecules and Microbes to Ecosystems and Health.

Registrations are currently open to recruit young researchers from all disciplines ready for an experiential training with world-renowned mentors in the fields of arctic biology and microbiology, chemistry, optics-photonics, genomics and health sciences.



The participants of the school will live a unique transdisciplinary training experience, in close interaction with top scientists, in an exceptional technological framework. The main themes are:

  • Arctic microbiomes and ecosystems
  • Microbiome responses to change
  • Human health and microbiomes


Applications are accepted until February 15, 2019.


For all details and to apply, visit the School's page.


Sentinel North International PhD School on Arctic Microbiomes