PhD position: Behavioral Ecology – Eurasian Beaver

PhD position: Behavioral Ecology – Eurasian Beaver

The University College of Southeast Norway is one of our IRSAE partners, and they are looking for a talented candidate to research territorial movements and the role of chemical signals in the Eurasian beaver. The successful candidate will live-trap beavers, collect...
Blog report: Introduction to Geometric Morphometrics

Blog report: Introduction to Geometric Morphometrics

Written by: Ana Peris, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences I took the course Introduction to Geometric Morphometrics with Transmitting Science in Barcelona, Spain. The course was intense but really well organised and structured in just one week, starting the...
Blog report: “Introduction to R”

Blog report: “Introduction to R”

Written by: Mojgan Mirzaei, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences I attended the course “INTRODUCTION TO R” in Barcelona (Spain). I arrived Barcelona at May 21 and the course started from May 22 to 26.   The aim of the course was to get an introduction to R,...
Keynote speakers – IRSAE summer school 2017

Keynote speakers – IRSAE summer school 2017

John Linnell Norwegian Institute for Nature Research (NINA) Theme: Understanding and Managing Biodiversity Conflicts.   Photos: Adressa.no and Ole Morten Melgård Tom Olivier University of Reading Theme: Climate Change Ecology. Follow him on Twitter   Photos:...
Theme Descriptions

Theme Descriptions

Population ecology and dynamics Reference person: Øyvind Steifetten Understanding how wildlife populations develop and function is becoming ever more important in a world where populations are increasingly subjected to new challenges. This especially concerns applied...
Blog post: EGU general assembly in Vienna

Blog post: EGU general assembly in Vienna

Written by: Dagmar Henner, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK In April 2017, I went to Vienna, Austria, to hold an oral presentation at the EGU General Assembly 2017 about the “Whole System analysis for Bioenergy Crops and their Impact on Ecosystem Services in...
4 more years!

4 more years!

IRSAE is pleased to announce that we have been awarded 4 more years of funding from the Research Council of Norway! This means more collaboration, courses, discussions and workshops between the different partner institutions in the near future, creating more...
Reorganization of IRSAE: themes

Reorganization of IRSAE: themes

We are reorganizing IRSAE somewhat,  into smaller and more functional working groups, to facilitate discussions and exchanges of ideas among PhD candidates within similar sub-fields of applied ecology. The themes reflect what the PhD candidates in the network identify...
New course! Adaptive Ecological monitoring

New course! Adaptive Ecological monitoring

Course title: Adaptive Ecological Monitoring ECTS credits: 7.5 Dates: 24 -28 April 2017, 09:00-18:00 (every day) Location of course: Campus Evenstad, Inland Norway University of Applied Sciences Main lecturers: Kjartan Østbye and Olivier Devineau (both from Evenstad)...