2011 Summer Course on Microbial Oceanography

Honolulu, HI • May 31 to July 8, 2011

Photo of 2011 participants on board the R/V Kilo Moana.

2011 participants on board the R/V Kilo Moana with the island of Kaua‘i in the background.

The 2011 summer course “Microbial Oceanography: Genomes to Biomes” is offered to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars with interests in marine microbiology and biological oceanography. The course will be led and directed by Matthew Church, Ed DeLong, David Karl, Michael Rappé, and Grieg Steward.

For information regarding the 2011 Summer Course, click on links at left as they become available. Return to the Summer Course Home for general information about the course, including structure, what is expected of participants, readings, history, and what to expect while living and working in Honolulu and on board the research vessel.

New! Videos of the students’ final presentations, the three symposia, and the lectures from the first four days are now available (login required).

Sponsored by the Agouron Institute, the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, the University of Hawai‘i at Manoa’s School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology (SOEST), the National Science Foundation (NSF), and the Center for Microbial Oceanography: Research and Education (C-MORE).

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