Cat. Title Location Map [d] Speakers Dates Places
Workshop Scientific Writing Université de Neuchâtel or online

Dr Diego Gonzalez, Ambizione Fellowship, Microbiology Lab, University of Neuchâtel

1633039200 1st of October 3 / 10 registration
Patenting in Life Sciences & Chemistry Studienzentrum - Hotel Schloss Grenzensee

1633903200 11-12 octobre 2021 COMPLET/FULL 0 / 8 joint
Retreat PhD Students retreat + Wineyard visit Château de Villars-les-Moines (Schloss Münchenwiler), Morat; Château de Praz, Vully


Preliminary list of speakers

  • Prof. Adria Leboeuf, UNIF: How to be a better speaker
    talk and interactive exercises, tbc
  • Dr. Noam Shani, manager of the Swiss cheese bacterial bank collection
    He will tell us about his background and the differences between academia and a government agency like Agroscope.
  • Dr. Pauline Fritsch, independant blogger at and workshop trainer; and Academic Coordinator for this CUSO doctoral program in Microbial Sciences, as well as for the University of Neuchâtel Doctoral Program in Organismal Biology.


1635199200 26-27 octobre 2021 18 / 20 registration
Impromptu Pre-Event: Bacterial cell biology UNIL Sorge, Amphipôle room 340

Prof. Geraldine Laloux, Institut de Duve, Belgium

Prof. Dirk-Jan Scheffers, University of Groningen, the Netherlands

Prof. Nina van Sorge, Amsterdam UMC, Netherlands

1636585200 11th November 2021 0 / 15
Swiss Pseudomonas and Acinetobacter Symposium Coppet (VD) ou Genève (GE)

Preliminary to be confirmed!
Speakers US/CA Ry Young (Texas A & M, College Station, US) Graham Hatful (U. Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, US) Silvain Moineau (U. Laval, Quebec, CA) Europe Rotem Sorek (Weizmann, Rehovot, IL) Johana Azeredo (Portugal) Stefan Miller Lysando AG (Regensburg DE CH Martin Loessner (ETHZ) Greg Resch (UNIL) Yves Mattenberger (UNIGE) Yok-Ai Que (UNIBE) Mederic Diard (UNIBAS)

1637276400 19th November 2021 0 / 40
Workshop Electron Microscopy University of Lausanne

Christel Genoud, Dr., Electron Microscopy Facility, University of Lausanne Jean Daraspe, Electron Microscopy Facility, University of Lausanne Antonio Mucciolo, Electron Microscopy Facility, University of Lausanne Damien De Bellis, Electron Microscopy Facility, University of Lausanne
- 2 external (tba)

1637535600 22. - 26.11. 2021 0 / 12 joint
workshop An Introduction to R – 2


1 teacher from SIB

1618437600 15.-16.04. 2021 7 / 5
Workshop Visions for a Sustainable Agriculture 2021


1620165600 5-7 mai 2021 6 / 5 joint
workshop Introduction to Python 1


1 Teacher of the Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics

1620597600 10.-12.05. 2021 5 / 5
Workshop An Introduction to R – 1


Prof. Jérôme Goudet, UNIL

1623016800 7-10 juin 2021 5 / 6 joint
Workshop Peer Reviewing in Natural- and Life Sciences: From Submission to Retraction


Markus Geisler, Dr., Lecturer, University of Fribourg

1623362400 11 & 18 June 2021 7 / 20 joint
workshop Geomicrobiology Hybrid: Université de Neuchâtel and online! map

Dr Karim Benzerara, Institut de Minéralogie, CNRS, Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle, Sorbonne Université, Paris, France - Carbonate biomineralization by bacteria.
Dr Magnus Ivarsson, Department of Palaeobiology, Swedish Museum of Natural History, Stockholm, Sweden – Fungi in deep rock and deep time.

1623621600 14-15 June 2021 10 / 12
Metabarcoding Pipeline Building (Mothur & R) UNIFR

Prof. Gerhard Thallinger, Technical University of Graz
Ms Rachel Korn, University of Fribourg
Dr Magdalena Steiner, Agroscope, Wädenswil

1625436000 5-9 July 1 / 16 joint
field course Field course at Lake Cadagno Alpine Biology Center, Piora Ticino

Prof. UAS Dr. Mauro Tonolla, UNIGE et SUPSI

Dr. Nicola Storelli, SUPSI

Dr. Antoine Buetti-Dinh, SUPSI MSc

Francesco Di Nezio, UNIGE et SUPSI

Dr. Matthieu Bueche, UNINE

Dr. Damien Bouffard, ETH EAWAG

Dr. Oscar Sepulveda-Steiner ETH EAWAG

Dr. Anupam Sengupta University of Luxembourg.

1626040800 12-16 July 5 / 6
Synthetic Biology Symposium UNIL

Barbara di Ventura, University of Freiburg

Mustafa Khammash, ETH Zurich

1631656800 15th of September 15 / 15
workshop Discovery Days: Food Microbiology Agroscope, 3097 Liebefeld

Dr. Remo Schmidt, AGS, local organizer Prof. Laure Weisskopf, UNIFR 2 scientists from Agroscope.

1631743200 16 September 2021 COMPLET/FULL 14 / 16

Activities recommended by the Doctoral Program in Microbial Sciences