Alpine Plant Ecology Summer School 2021

alpine plant life summer school 2021

Registration open for the 2021 Summer School on Alpine Plant Life to be held in the Swiss Alps.

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Alpine Plant Ecology – Summer School on Alpine Plant Life
18-24 July 2021, Central Alps, Switzerland

Erika Hiltbrunner (University of Basel);
Christian Körner (University of Basel);
Jürg Stöcklin (University of Basel);
Helge Aasen (ETH Zurich)

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, ecosystem ecology and remote sensing.

The course includes lectures, field excursions and project work.

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

PhD students register by contacting:
University of Basel students (MSc and PhD) register through MOnA
and PSC PhD students  (Plant Sciences or Science and Policy) at PSC.
Pre-registration (with motivation letter) until 1 March 2021.
Acceptance information: 12 April 2021, successful admittance will be confirmed on: 31 May 2021.

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

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