30.10.2018

The unforgettable experience - Be part of the Jyväskylä Winter School of Ecology and apply now!

The 12th Jyväskylä Winter School of Ecology will be organized in 11th - 23rd of February, 2019 at the Konnevesi Research Station with one course and one workshop:

  • Boreal Winter Ecology (11.–15.2.2019)
  • Introduction to Molecular Evolution (18.–20.2.2019)
  • Workshop: "Molecular Evolution: Patterns and Causes" (20.–23.2.2019)

The Jyväskylä Winter School of Ecology offers courses for advanced Master’s students and graduate students in the field of ecology focusing on winter ecology. All international and Finnish students who are majoring in biology, especially those with emphasis on ecology, evolution, aquatic ecology, limnology, hydrobiology or environmental science, are encouraged to apply. Students are encouraged to take advantage of the high quality teaching of the School by internationally recognized researchers, and enjoy the opportunity to get hands on experience in winter ecology field methods. The language of instruction is English in all courses, and the courses are free of charge.

The Winter School takes place at Konnevesi Research Station (University of Jyväskylä) in Finland. Konnevesi Research Station is located ca. 70 km north of the city of Jyväskylä and about 40 km from Jyväskylä airport. 

Deadline for applications is 31st of December 2018!

More information on Jyväskylä Winter School of Ecology and the application form are available at www.jyu.fi/winterschool