Alpine Plant Ecology Summer School 2019

Flyer Summer School Furka 2019

Alpine Plant Ecology – Summer School on Alpine Plant Life
14-20 July 2019
Central Alps, Switzerland

Erika Hiltbrunner, Christian Körner, Univ. Basel
Jake Alexander, Univ. Lausanne

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 will include lectures, field excursions and project work.

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

PhD students register with, at MOnA (Univ. Basel students) and PSC PhD students at PSC.
Pre-registration (with motivation letter) until 28 February 2019.
Acceptance information: 5 April 2019, confirmed registration: 29 May 2019.

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

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