Call for Applications: 5th Global Environments Summer Academy (GESA 2015), Switzerland

Global Environments Summer Academy 2015

The fifth Global Environments Summer Academy on Socio-ecological Interactions in a Dynamic World will be held at the Centre for Development and Environment (CDE) of the University of Bern between 27 July and 14 August 2015. Under the leadership of Dr. Gary J. Martin, the Director of GDF, academic and community professionals from diverse backgrounds will be invited to present their current perspectives and practical work.GESA

Please see the GESA 2014 Schedule for a sense of the general curriculum. For more detailed descriptions of GESA schedules and sessions, click here. Participants will actively interact with selected resource people throughout the course.

You can support this initiative by liking the Global Environments Summer Academy Facebook page or contributing to our GlobalGiving fundraising campaign. To receive updates via the GESA newsletter, sign up here.

Please note there is a two-stage application process for GESA 2015. Candidates are invited to complete the application form and upload their CV before 15 January 2015. All applicants will be notified of the first stage results by 15 February 2015, and finalists will be invited to the second stage, during which they will be asked for additional information, including any demonstrated need for the limited number  of partial fee waivers that may be offered. The additional Stage 2 submission will be due by 15 March 2015. A final selection of participants will be completed by 1 May 2015, and applicants will be informed of the award of any fee waiver by 1 June 2015. The deadline for payment of the academy fee will be 15 June 2015.

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