Proposed PhD topics 2020/2021

Proposed PhD topics have been published on the website: https://www.mssd.us.edu.pl/en/candidate-of-ieds/proposed-topics/ We kindly ask you to read our offer and invite you to apply to the International Environmental Doctoral School. Registration of candidates in the IRK system will be available from 30 June to 27 August 2020. The list of proposed PhD topics will be successively updated.

Hedvig Csapó – PhD student of IEDS has gained founding under NCN PRELUDIUM 18 call

Hedvig Csapó – PhD student of IEDS has gained founding under NCN PRELUDIUM 18 call

We’d like to congratulate MSc Hedvig Kriszta Csapó that her project has gained founding under PRELUDIUM 18 call. Satisfaction from research and great scientific discoveries! The project title: Newcomers/neo-natives in High Arctic: sources, routes and dynamics of climate change driven colonisations by macroinvertebrate models with varied dispersal potential – a summary of the project: 2019/35/N/NZ8/04023 Congratulations!

Online conference on remote sensing in Svalbard – 4-5 June

Online conference on remote sensing in Svalbard – 4-5 June

SIOS invites abstracts from the Svalbard science community working on applications based on Earth Observation, Remote Sensing and Geoinformation. Deadline to submit abstracts: 24 May 2020 Conference dates: 4-5 June 2020 This conference will provide a broad platform to various regional and Svalbard-wide studies that are being conducted using EO/RS/GI. More: https://sios-svalbard.org/RS_OnlineConference2020

Training course on terrestrial remote sensing in Svalbard – application deadline: Jun, 7

Training course on terrestrial remote sensing in Svalbard – application deadline: Jun, 7

This autumn, SIOS will offer a training course on how to effectively use remote sensing data acquired from satellites, from the air or from the ground, and their associated tools and software in the context of terrestrial research in Svalbard. The course is intended for field scientists, Ph.D. students and technicians with no or little experience with remote sensing techniques. The training will be delivered by remote sensing

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Announcement of the PRELUDIUM 19 call for proposals

The National Science Centre hereby announces the PRELUDIUM 19 call for proposals for research projects addressed at researchers who are not PhD holders. Maximum funds available in the call amount to PLN 70,000, PLN 140,000 or PLN 210,000 to finance projects of 12 months, 24 months or 36 months respectively. In the PRELUDIUM call for proposals, a research team may comprise up to three members, including the principal

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SIOS’s webinar series: An anchor point to the drifting world!

SIOS’s webinar series: An anchor point to the drifting world! https://sios-svalbard.org/News_20200324b https://sios-svalbard.org/News_20200324b When: Friday, 27th March, Time: 12:45 to 16:00 Hrs CET Where: Online, Zoom (https://zoom.us/j/130974126) Why: To provide a social experience to the Svalbard research community in difficult times Dear Friends of SIOS Most of us are now grounded, quarantined or working from the home office. Most of us have canceled our conference participations (EGU being the

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Announcement on suspension of classes

Due to the growing  threat of the SARS-CoV-2 epidemic, the Rector of University of Silesia decided to suspend, from 11 March 2020 (inclusive) until further notice, classes at all faculties and other units of University of Silesia. Detailed information on other limitations in the operation of the university in the period of the epidemiological threat will be included in a regulation of the Rector of University of Silesia

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