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Page EcoChange on Youtube
Listen to the EcoChange researchers talking about biodiversity, climate change and the consequences for society in these six short video clips on Youtube!
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Page Postdoctoral position available at Stony Brook University, NY, USA
We are seeking to hire a highly qualified person for a postdoctoral position in the ecology and demography of an emergent plant invasion in New York State. The postdoctoral researcher will be working with Drs. Jessica Gurevitch, Catherine Graham (both at Stony Brook University), and Norma Fowler (University of Texas) on an NSF-sponsored project entitled: " Demographic heterogeneity at landscape scales in an emergent invasive species, Centaurea stoebe, in New York State."
Page EcoChange Stakeholder Meeting
The EcoChange Stakeholder Meeting was held in Brussels on November 9th. Key results of EcoChange research have been presented by activity leaders. Find here the minutes and ppt-presentations.
Page EcoChange publication challenges conservation strategies
Page EcoChange general meeting in Zürich/Birmensdorf
[May 31st, 2010] From May 4th to May 7th 2010 the EcoChange general meeting took place in Zurich/Birmensdorf.
Page EcoChange general meeting in Lausanne
From May 17th to May 19th 2011 the EcoChange researchers met at the University of Lausanne to present their results, discuss further work within the project and dissemination activities.
Page Summer School 2010
[May 7th, 2010] ECOCHANGE Summer School on "Predictive Habitat Suitability Modelling"
Page Two vacancies in Dynamic Ecosystem Modelling
[May 7th, 2010] Postdocs or PhD Studentships
Image PhD thesis: Geo-spatial modelling and monitoring of European landscapes and habitats using remote sensing and field surveys
[January 20th, 2010] Sander Mücher, EcoChange researcher from ALTERRA, NL, published his PhD thesis at the Wageningen University: Mücher, C.A., 2009. Geo-spatial modelling and monitoring of European landscapes and habitats using remote sensing and field surveys. PhD thesis Wageningen University, Wageningen, The Netherlands, ISBN 978-90-8585-453-1, 269 pp.
Link Two new Briefing Sheets available
[Jan. 7, 2010] Two further briefing sheets are available: One presenting results from Activity 1 (Land use and land cover data), the second one describing the Integrated Sustainability Assessment under way in Activity 6.
Link 2nd Newsletter published
[January 7th, 2010] The 2nd Newsletter is now available! Enjoy reading!
File Two postdoctoral research positions (Terrestrial Ecosystem modelling) at Lund University
[Jan. 05, 2010] The Ecosystem Modelling and Biodiversity group (EMBERS) of the Lund University, Sweden is mainly concerned with simulating the effects of global change on the structure and functioning of terrestrial ecosystems, as well as feedbacks of ecosystem and land cover changes on the climate system. Vegetation dynamics, species distributions and biodiversity at global, regional and local scales are a particular focus. The postdoctoral researchers will be involved in working with the development and application of the process-based ecosystem model to address a number of global change issues. Please find more information in the file attached.
Page interview with Antoine Guisan
[Jan. 05 2010] Dr. Antoine Guisan is an Associate Professor in the Department of Ecology & Evolution and the Institute of Geology & Paleontology at the University of Lausanne in Switzerland. asks him about his highly cited work related to climate change.
Page Three EcoChange partners among the top 15 “Highly Cited Authors in Climate Change Research 1999-2009”
Science Watch examined highly cited research on climate change over the last decade.
Page New positions at CME adverted
Postdoctoral positions and PhD-stipends within 16 themes at the Center for Macroecology, Evolution and Climate - Department of Biology, University of Copenhagen
Page AIMES Open Science Conference
AIMES (Analysis, Integration and Modeling of the Earth System) will hold its first Open Science Conference: "Earth System Science: Climate, Global Change and People" in May 2010 in Edinburgh.
Page New EcoChange article published in "Landscape and Urban Planning"
A new EcoChange article “Modelling the spatial distribution of Natura 2000 habitats across Europe” has been published in 'Landscape and Urban Planning'. The European Commission has published some headline news about it in 'Science for Environment Policy'.
File Post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Liege
The Unit for Climate and Biogeochemical Cycles Modelling (UMCCB) of the University of Liège (ULg) seeks applicants for a post-doctoral fellowship in the framework of a FRFC research project funded by the F.R.S.-FNRS. The project is conducted in collaboration with the Laboratory of Plant and Microbial Ecology (Prof. M. Carnol, ULg) and the Biosystem Physics Unit (Prof. M. Aubinet, Faculté Universitaire des Sciences Agronomiques de Gembloux, ULg).
News Item EcoChange Flyer
EcoChange flyer now available for download.
File Newspaper article on 1st stakeholder workshop in Swiss case study
On June 16th 2009 a first stakeholder workshop took place in the Swiss case study region Aargau. The aim was to discuss and further develop the scenarios as part of the integrated sustainability assessment. The German newspaper article gives a nice overview of the ISA/ABM work done within EcoChange.
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News Item PhD offer at the Centre d’Ecologie Fonctionnelle et Evolutive, Montpellier
Impact of global change on woody plants diversity from regional to local scale and consequences on forest productivity
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