Alpine Plant Ecology Summer School 2023

alpine plant life summer school 2023

Register for the 2023 Summer School on Alpine Plant Life to be held in the Swiss Alps.


Alpine Plant Ecology – Summer School on Alpine Plant Life
16-22 July 2023, Central Alps, Switzerland

Erika Hiltbrunner (University of Basel)
Christian Körner (University of Basel)
Gianalberto Losapio (University of Lausanne)
Patrick Möhl (University of Basel)

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 covers microclimatology, ecophysiology, biodiversity, reproductive biology, soil science, vegetation and ecosystem ecology.

The course includes lectures, field excursions and project work.

Participation is limited to 24 students. The cost of full board is CHF 400 (travel expenses are not covered).

PhD students register by contacting:
University of Basel students (MSc and PhD) register through MOnA.
PSC PhD students  ("Plant Sciences" or "Science and Policy") at PSC.
Pre-registration (with motivation letter) until 28 February 2023.
Acceptance information: 03 April 2023, successful admittance will be confirmed on: 31 May 2023.

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

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