Dr. Christophe Praz, Evolutionary entomology, Universite de Neuchatel, Switzerland

Dr. Praz will teach a course on "Bees for Pollination Botanists" between 4-8 September 2011 at the Faculty of Agriculture, Hebrew University, Rehovot.
For further details see syllabus.

Dr. David Furth, Smithsonian Institution

Dr. David Furth, Smithsonian Institution, Washington DC, USA. BSc 1967Miami University, Ohio; MSc 1969, Ohio State University, Columbus. PhD 1976 Cornell University.
Dr. Furth will teach a course on "Alticinae of Israel" between 19-23 June 2011 in the Department of Zoology, Tel Aviv University.
For more details see syllabus.

Dr. Dmitry A. Apanaskevich, Georgia Southern University, Southboro GA, USA

Prof. Dmitry A. Apanaskevich, United States National Tick Collection and The James H. Oliver, Jr. Institute of Arthropodology and Parasitology, Georgia Southern University Statesboro, Georgia , USA.Georgia Southern University, Southboro GA, USA.
BSc 1998 St. Petersburg State University; MSc 2000 St. Petersburg State University; PhD 2004, Russian Academy of Sciences, St. Petersburg.
The course Ticks of Israel will be given at the Kuvin Centre for the Study of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, Ein Kerem, Jerusalem, July 10-14, 2011. The course will be taught jointly by Prof. Apanaskevich and Dr. Kostas Mumcuoglu from Hassah Ein Kerem. Details to follow.

Dr. Krzysztof Szpila, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland

Dr. Krzysztof Szpila, Institute of Ecology and Environmental Protection, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Torun, Poland.

MSc 1998 Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń; PhD 2003 Nicolaus Copernicus University in Toruń.
Dr. Szpila will teach a course on "Flies (Diptera: Calyptratae) of medical, veterinary and forensic importance in Israel" between 11-15 September 2011 at Tel Aviv University.
For further details see syllabus.

Prof. Gregory A. Evans, United States Department of Agriculture

Prof. Gregory Evans, US Department of Agriculture.
BSc 1979 University of Maryland; MSc 1990 University of Florida; Ph.D. 1993 University of Florida.
Prof. Evant will teach a course on "Mites (Acari: Arachnida) Associated with Plants (General) with Focus on the Family Phytoseiidae (Specific)" from 4-8 September 2011 at Tel Aviv University.
For further details see syllabus.

Prof. John Heraty, Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA

Prof. John Heraty, Department of Entomology, University of California, Riverside, CA
BSc, 1976, University of Guelph; M.Sc., 1985, University of Guelph; Ph.D. 1990, Texas A&M University.
Prof. Heraty will teach a course on "Chalcidoidea (Hymenoptera)" at Tel Aviv University between 13-17May 2012.
Course syllabus is enclosed.