Alpine Plant Ecology – 2020 Summer School on Alpine Plant Life

2020 Summer School Alpine Plant Ecology

Alpine Plant Ecology – Summer School on Alpine Plant Life
12–18 July 2020
Central Alps, Switzerland

Lecturers
Erika Hiltbrunner, Christian Körner, Jürg Stöcklin, all University of Basel

Content
This graduate course is offered by the University of Basel and the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center (PSC) for advanced biology students with basic plant science training. Course topics include microclimatology, ecophysiology, biodiversity, reproductive biology, vegetation and ecosystem ecology. The course includes lectures, field excursions and project work.

Participation is limited to 24 students. Full board costs are CHF 400 (exclusive travel expenses).

Registration
PhD students register with franziska.grob@unibas.ch, at MOnA (Univ. Basel students) and PSC PhD students at PSC (--> www.plantsciences.uzh.ch)
Pre-registration (with motivation letter) until 28 February 2020.
Acceptance information: 3 April 2020, confirmed registration: 29 May 2020.

Venue
ALPFOR Alpine Research and Education Station Furka Pass, 2440 m a.s.l. Swiss central Alps


Further information
http://www.alpfor.ch/general.shtml

http://www.plantsciences.uzh.ch

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