On Thursday August 15th Magda Mielczarek is going to be a defence examiner at the University of Guelph. The PhD thesis titile is “From array genotypes to whole-genome sequences: harnessing genetic variation for dairy cattle selection.”

Summer holidays

Some 🎉🎊🍰🥂, some 👨‍💻, some 🏝, and some are at the base camp no 1 at Mt Everest.

A PhD program

Within the frame of the PhD school carried out by the University there is a possibility to enter a PhD program in Polish or English.

draft schedule of the recruitment process:
09.08 (general assessment of written applications)
22.08-23.08 (I stage: evaluation of written applications)
28.08-30.08 (II stage: interviews with Polish applicants)
02.09-03.09 (II stage: interviews with foreign applicants)
04.09-05.09 (publication of the final list)

–> descriptions in Polish
–> topics in Polish (ours are in section “dyscyplina: nauki biologiczne“)


Today Barbara presented her poster at Bit19  (Bioinformatics in Toruń 2019).

invited speaker


At the end, it is worth to be the MSc supervisor

Bartek —————–>bioinformatician at Roche

If not PhD … then work

e.g. in Poznań

Python for biologists

This weekend Barbara had a chance to participate in the course ‘Python for Biologists’ organised by in Poznań.


yet another continent conquered

Sejmik UP

Bartosz Czech who is the leader of the Bioinformatics Student Association took the first place in “Biology Section” of XXIV International Student Conference. Congratulations!