International School on

"Alpine Ecology and Global Change"

 University Center Obergurgl, 4-8th October 2009

The International School on "Alpine Ecology and Global Change" will consist of 21 lectures (50 min) on aquatic and terrestrial Alpine Ecology given by members of the Alpine Ecology Research Focus from the University of Innsbruck and guest scientists from abroad. The lectures will give a general introduction and will as well address current research topics. Some of the lectures will also include excursions and demonstrations on-site.

The International School targets at Ph.D. students, postdocs, and young researchers from all fields related to environmental research. The working language is English.

Place: University Center Obergurgl, Tyrol, Austria

Organizers: Dr. R. Sommaruga, Dr. U. Tappeiner, Dr. R. Lackner

Fee: Before 1st September 300€ (Euro), after this date 450€. The fee includes accomodation, full-board, and course materials.

 Submission of Registration: 1st July 2009
 Notification of acceptance to applicants: 10th August 2009
 Confirmation by participant and payment of fee: 1st September 2009


Vice-Rectorate for Research 
Canadian Studies Centre