Courses on procedures for applying to postdoctoral fellowships in Vilnius and Kaunas
The Research Council of Lithuania invites researchers to the courses on the requirements of the description of financial conditions, completion and submission of applications, and other application issues according to the activity "Promotion of Postdoctoral Fellowships" under the EU funds investment measure No 09.3.3-LMT-K-712 "Development of Scientific Competences of Scientists, Other Researchers, and Students through Practical Research Activities". The courses will take place:
- On 22 January 2020, 10:00 AM, at the Great Hall of the Research Council of Lithuania (Gedimino Ave. 3, Vilnius).
- On 23 January 2020, 10:00 AM, at the Daugirdas Hotel (T. Daugirdo St. 4, Vilnius).
Registration begins at 9:30 AM.
More information is available at www.lmt.lt.
Congratulations to Dr Dominykas Aleknavičius
Sincere congratulations to Dr Dominykas Aleknavičius on defence of doctoral dissertation in the field of ecology and environmental sciences. Best wishes and success in scientific activities!
Community of Nature Research Centre
Congratulations to doctoral student Kristina Raitelaitytė
Congratulations to doctoral student Kristina Raitelaitytė (supervisor Dr Svetlana Markovskaja, Laboratory of Mycology) on being awarded for the best presentation ("Genetic diversity of Lecanosticta acicola populations in Lithuania") at the 12th Young Scientists' Conference "BIOATEITIS: gamtos ir gyvybės mokslų perspektyvos".
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Traditionally it is assumed that brown bears do not live in Lithuania permanently but occasionally encounter our country from neighbouring Latvia or Belarus; however, the recent two years speak of different facts.