Data-Viz Workshop Series | Registrations open today!

After the success of our previous workshop series, The Young Zoologist Group is back with more free online skill-building webinars for early-career researchers in the field of zoology. For the theme of this workshop series, we’re buckling down on data visualization – an essential skill for any academic researcher! We have an outstanding line-up of […]

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Bibliometric indices of the Belgian Journal of Zoology are increasing in 2020

Great news! All the bibliometric indices of the Belgian Journal of Zoology and reaching heights never reached in 150 years of existence! Impact Factor 2020| 1.475 CiteScore 2020 | 2.0 SJR 2020 | 0.437 SNIP 2020 | 0.826 HIndex 2020 | 30 The RBZS is thankful to the editorial board which has done a remarkable […]

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The second call of 2021 for RBZS grants is now open

Two RBZS grants available for laboratory internship, and field trip The second call of 2021 is open! Application deadline: 1 July – date for the stay or field trip: between 01 July 2021 and 30 June 2022 – location: worldwide (including Belgium) More information here

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RBZS is joining the Global Coalition “#UnitedforBiodiversity”

On this World  Wildlife Day 2021, we are proud to announce RBZS is officially joining the Global Coalition “#UnitedforBiodiversity”, an initiative of the EU Commissioner for Environment Virginijus Sinkevicius. The Coalition calls on all museums, national parks, zoos, aquariums, botanic gardens, and research institutions (including universities) to join forces in raising the alarm about the nature […]

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PhD workshops 2020 – registration closed

The Young Zoologist Group of our society is organizing two workshops for Ph.D. students. They are free and online (the workshops!) – Because “life is too short for bad presentations” The Floor is Yours will tell you How to Present Your Research Online on the 1st of December (10:00 AM – 12:00 PM) Because a […]

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Two virtual workshops targeting PhD students and the annual Zoology meeting will be organized in December

Despite this COVID-19 period, the society is still maintaining its activities and is planning to organize in December: two virtual workshops for PhD students, through its Young Zoologist Group; and also the annual Zoology meeting, in a virtual form. More information very soon.

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The call 2020 for RBZS grant for laboratory internship and field trip is now open

RBZS grant for laboratory internship, and field trip Call 2020 is open ! 2020 call: -Application dead line: 15 October – date for the stay or field trip: between 30 October 2020 and 30 October 2021 – location: worldwide More information here

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The Belgian Journal of Zoology become a DIAMOND OA journal !

Dear colleagues, It is our pleasure to announce that the Belgian Journal of Zoology is now a Diamond Open Access Journal. This means that all publication charges are now cancelled, both for authors and readers. As co-publishers, the Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences (RBINS) and the Royal Belgian Zoological Society (RBZS) are thrilled that the Belgian Journal of Zoology has adopted this highest […]

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Empowering Biodiversity Research conference 2020

Registration to the Empowering Biodiversity Research conference, of which RMCA is one of the organizing partners, is now open! You can register online: the fee to the conference is 50 Euros and includes the entrance to the conference and to the Biodiversity Informatics Market, as well as coffee breaks, lunch and reception. The conference will take place on 14 and 15 May 2020 at the AfricaMuseum in […]

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John Maynard Smith Prize 2020

John Maynard Smith Prize 2020 Every year the European Society for Evolutionary Biology (ESEB) distinguishes an outstanding young evolutionary biologist with a prize named after John Maynard Smith (1920 – 2004), eminent scientist, great mentor, author of many books on evolution, and a former President of ESEB. The prize is open to any field of […]

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