Université de Bordeaux
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COTE Summer School 2017 : "Weak signals and emerging issues in ecological transition"

The COTE Cluster of Excellence organizes its fifth international Summer School in Bordeaux, France, from 03 to 07 July 2017. This year, the theme is:

"Weak signals and emerging issues in ecological transition".

Deadline for application is 23 April 2017.

The Summer School is part of the COTE Cluster of Excellence training programme and gathers PhD students in environmental sciences, each specialised in different disciplines such as ecology, chemistry, biology and even sociology. Through talks, field trips and round tables with international experts on integrative ecology, the programme will provide a comprehensive and multidisciplinary approach on the definition, detection and role of weak signals and emerging issues in the ecological transition.

Participants, fees & how to apply:
The course is free of charge and includes accommodation and meals. Travel expenses must be covered by the participants. Mobility grants are available on demand (see registration terms available here). The course is in English and candidates must be PhD students.

To apply, please register on the Summer School website. In order to do so, please fill in the application form and upload a CV, a cover letter and a short letter of support from your supervisor in the online application form. If you also apply for a mobility grant, please add a letter justifying your request. All documents have to be merged into a single PDF file.
Application deadline is 23 April 2017.

Further information:
All information regarding the programme, speakers and registration terms is available on the Summer School website.
For any questions, please contact the COTE managers at mission-labexcote@u-bordeaux.fr.