Upcoming courses organized by FoSW.
Watershed Ecology and Biogeochemistry
A PhD course in the Krycklan catchment September 19-25, 2019. 'Watershed Ecology and Biogeochemistry' addresses the foundational concepts and modern challenges within the broad field of watershed science.
Multivariate methods for ecologists, 4,5 hp
October 2019. Open for applications.
Coordinator Ulf Grandin.
Ecosystem functioning: From theory to application, 3hp
Planned for autumn 2019. Please contact course coordinator Brendan McKie for more information.
Overview of the concept “ecosystem functioning in soil and aquatic ecosystems”, theory and practical applications. Literature review & intense one-week seminary.
To communicate science, 2 hp
Planned for spring 2019. Research school cooperation, responsible RS: FFB Focus on Food and Biomaterials. Please contact Galia Zamaratskaia for more information. How to plan and perform an effective communication using different methods and channels.
Planned for spring 2019. Please contact Maria Kahlert for more information.
Catchment and connectivity modeling of water bodies, 4 hp
Planned for autumn 2019. Research school cooperation, please contact Maria Kahlert for more information.
Overview of various ecosystems models. Applications of the new Swedish elevation data. External international experts from public and private sector will participate as teachers. Intense hands-on week, including literature meetings and model exercises.
Previous PhD Courses
PNG0079 Mini-course: UN Sustainable Development goals: relevance, achievements, conflicts and politics. Workshop 8th of February 2019, Uppsala, and optional ‘mini-course’, 1 ECTS.Syllabus. Find detailed information about the workshop 8th of February here
PNS0171. Nitrogen cycling in terrestrial ecosystems, 4hp. 25-29th of March 2019
Ecological stability in times of rapid environmental change (3 credits). 15 – 19 October, 2018
Multivariate Methods for Ecologists (3 + 1.5 ECTS), 12 – 16 Feb 2018, Optional 19 Feb – 2 March
Phosphorus cycling in terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems (3 ECTS), 12 to 16 June 2017
Watershed Ecology and Biogeochemistry (7.5 ECTS), September 14 - 20 2017
How to write and publish a scientific paper (4.5 HEC), 18 Aug 2016 - 26 Jan 2017
X-ray image processing and analyses 3.0 credits, 18 - 21 November 2014.
How to write and publish a scientific paper 3 ECT, 3 September - 12 November, 2013
Statistics in Practice, 2013-09-06
Biogeochemical cycles at different scales 3 HEC, 2013-10-21
Biogeochemical cycles at different scales 3 ECTS, 2012-03-12
Ecosystem services in soil and water research 3-4 ECTS, May-June 2011
An introduction to R and MS Access (1.5 ECTS), February 2010
Constraints on decomposition, March 2010
Biogeochemical cycles at different scales, april 2009