Rashmi scoops a poster prize!
March 15th-17th, 2023
JPOP member Rashmi Nakate (Project 10) scooped 2nd place in the poster prizes at the German Society for Parasitology meeting in Gießen - well done Rashmi!
PoP at DGP 2023
March 15-17, 2023
There will be an entire PoP session at the 2023 meeting of the German Society for Parasitology in Gießen! Programme for the session viewable here.
PoP PhD position available in Kollmannsberger group! (Düsseldorf)
17th January 2023 Would YOU like to do a PhD position in the PoP network? The Kollmannsberger (Düsseldorf) has an open position available - apply now!
Physics of Parasitism II meeting in Würzburg
November 28th-30th, 2022
We had our first in-person network meeting at the Juliusspital in Würzburg! Updates on the progress of all projects, discussion of research themes, and much more.
Original artwork for meeting poster by Oliver Hoeller - isn't it fab?
PoP at ICOPA 2022
August 21-26, 2022
Markus Engstler chaired the Physics of Parasitism symposium as part of the ICOPA2022 meeting.
Parasite Physics announcements
Do YOU have a parasite physics announcement (PhD/postdoc positions, upcoming conferences/workshops/symposia) that you'd like promoting in the PoP community and beyond? Contact Brooke Morriswood if so.
Parasite physics PhD position available!
July 26th, 2022
A fully-funded 3-year PhD position to examine the adhesion and mechanics of coddician parasites is available in the Husson/Puech/Dumetre groups in France. The project involves the development of single-cell force measurement tools.
1st annual PoP meeting announced
(November 28, 2022)
The first annual PoP meeting will take place in Würzburg at the end of November 2022.
Inaugural PoP meeting
March 24-25th, 2022
The PoP programme begins! The inaugural meeting took place online to introduce the projects and the structure of the programme.
Brooke Morriswood to be PoP coordinator
March 1st, 2022
Brooke Morriswood has been appointed as the coordinator for the PoP programme. Brooke is currently a group leader in Würzburg working on the molecular cell biology of trypanosomatids.