The Graduate School Experimental Plant Sciences (EPS)


EPS PhD council announce new chair and secretary


Alejandro Thérèse Navarro (left) from Plant Breeding, Wageningen University & Research will be the new chair and Martha van Os (right) from Plant Physiology, Swammerdam Institute of Life Sciences, University of Amsterdam the new secretary of [...]

GeneSprout talks to the EU head of Biotechnology


On the 22nd of September, board member representatives of the GeneSprout Initiative Nikita Sajeev, Juriaan Rienstra, Gwen Swinnen, and Maarten Houben, met with Irene Sacristan Sanchez, head of the Unit for Biotechnology in the Directorate [...]

Upcoming Courses & Meetings

Plant Genomes in a Changing Environment (Virtual Conference)
Monday, October 18 through Wednesday, October 20 , 2021

Mindlab: A theatre performance
Sunday, October 24, 2021
14:30 - 17:15
Parnassos Culture Centre, Utrecht,

Online workshop ‘Diverse Crops, Cropping Systems, and Diets for Food and Nutritional Security via Science-Driven Solutions’
Tuesday, October 26, 2021

EMBL-EBI online "Metagenomics bioinformatics"course
Monday, November 8 through Friday, November 12 , 2021


A computational study of genomic rearrangements in plants
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
Sevgin Demirci

Roles and regulation of the RETINOBLASTOMA-RELATED protein in Arabidopsis thaliana
Friday, November 19, 2021
Jorge Zamora Zaragoza

Light harvesting and state transitions in cyanobacteria
Friday, November 19, 2021
Ahmad Bhatti