Congratulations Otto!

Congratulations to Otto Miettinen, who has just received an appointment as a curator in the Botanical Institute of the University of Helsinki! An amusing translation of the official announcement (via Google) is pasted below. Those of you who read Finnish can view the original notice here. In any language, this is very good news for Otto, and for mycology.


Plant Science Unit staff

  • Otto Miettinen has been selected as the new Intendant sienisystematiikan. The choice was filling task team leader points of the design and performance requirements and no split views about 29.1. At the Board of Governors. Similarly, gender equality liaison statement not found the process to make. The scientific validity of the assessment of Otto Miettinen was estimated six applicants, from a clear number one. In addition to his versatility, as well as the field of systematics and taxonomic expertise, together with a very strong and internationally oriented research plan, made the filling effect of the working group. Particular merit was also a plan on how to develop fungal collections. Otto works in the Marie Curie funding until September 2014 (the majority of this year, researcher exchanges in the U.S.), is applied for a replacement task from the tip of the applicants.