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Researcher Links Workshop in Colombia


Under the British Council Researcher Links scheme there will be the opportunity to attend a four day workshop on the theme of Marine Science and Technology, in Santa Marta, Colombia from 18 to 21 November 2014. The workshop is being coordinated by Professor James Mair (Heriot-Watt University, UK) and Professor Edgardo Londoño-Cruz (Universidad del Valle, Colombia), and will have contributions from other leading researchers: Professor Richard Preziosi (University of Manchester); Dr Joanne Porter (Heriot-Watt University); Dr Mario Londoño-Mesa (Universidad de Antioquia); Dr Alan Giraldo (Universidad del Valle).

We are now inviting Early Career Researchers from the UK and Colombia to apply to attend this workshop.

All travel and accommodation expenses will be covered by the Researcher Links programme. 

Key dates

Deadline for applications: Sunday 28 September 2014

Workshop dates: Tuesday 18 to Friday 21st November 2014


Early career researchers in Colombia and UK

How to apply

The application form, with more details on the initiative, is available to download from the following website:

The completed form should be sent to both and before the deadline of Friday 19 September 2014.

Further information on eligibility is given on the application form.