The Research School in Biosystematics – ForBio – invites to the course “Introduction to Bioinformatics for Biosystematics”.
Basic programming skills are becoming essential for handling large datasets and performing complex analyses in biosystematics. This course aims to provide the students with tools to solve practical problems often encountered in biosystematic research. Course topics include Python, R, and SQL. An introduction is arranged September 14-15 for participants without previous experience of GNU/Linux and Bash.
Place and time: Natural History Museum, Oslo, Norway; September 15-19, 2014.
GNU/Linux and Bash introduction September 13-14, 2014.
Application deadline is August 8, 2014.
More information about the course and how to apply can be found at www.forbio.uio.no/events/courses/2014/bioinfointro2014.html
The course is arranged by the Research school in biosystematics – ForBio. There is no course fee, and PhD students/postdocs registered at Nordic universities can become ForBio members and will then have travel accommodation costs covered. For information about ForBio and membership etc, please see www.forbio.uio.no/membership/