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Flower Walks app

L’application Flower Walks vous permet de partir à la rencontre de près de 1100 espèces de plantes et de 74 milieux naturels le long de 59 parcours dans toute la Suisse. De plus, des informations sur le contexte et les curiosités locales...

IPBES online conference: Underlying causes of biodiversity loss

With reference to notification EM/2019/17 (3 September 2019), IPBES organizes an online conference to seek input for the scoping process for the thematic assessment of the underlying causes of biodiversity loss and the determinants of...
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Quantitative Biology, PhD Program at Lausanne University

15 Fully funded PhD studentships in Quantitative Biology The advent of large-throughput data is transforming life sciences into an increasingly quantitative discipline. The University of Lausanne (Switzerland) is at the forefront of this...
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Sebastian Soyk – New Swiss Plant Science Web member

The Swiss Plant Science Web welcomes its new member Prof. Sebastian Soyk. Visit his personal SPSW research portfolio Genetic control of plant architecture. He chairs a research group in the Center for Integrative Genomics of the University...

International Scholarship Program, Toronto University, Canada

The Lester B. Pearson International Scholarship Program at the University of Toronto is intended to recognize international students who demonstrate exceptional academic achievement and creativity and who are recognized as leaders within...

Mit Mistgabel und Drohne

Mit Smart Farming ist die Landwirtschaft im Big-Data-Zeitalter angekommen: Drohnen, Roboter und eine intelligente Bildverarbeitung sollen Effizienz und Nachhaltigkeit auf Bauernhöfen steigern. Davon könnte die kleinräumige Landwirtschaft...
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RESPONSE PhD positions available

The RESPONSE Doctoral Program is currently offering 8 PhD positions (early-stage researcher) for 36 months (100%) each. Work at the interface of science & policy, and of science & innovation at ETH Zurich, University of Zurich or the...
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Advanced breeding paves the way for disease-resistant beans

ETH Zurich researchers are involved in the development and implementation of a method to efficiently breed for disease-resistant beans in different regions of the world. Their work will help to improve the livelihood and food security of...

Genome Editing – Expert study

Latest methods in the field of genetic engineering enable the modification of genetic material in a significantly more precise way than in the past. It gives rise to a breakthrough for numerous applications in the areas of medicine, animal...

Ecosystems under pressure – Rigi Workshop for PhD students

Do you want to increase your knowledge in the fields of agriculture, forestry and conservation biology under global change? Do you want to develop your scientific network and to discuss your research with other PhD students and scientists...