COUPLED Summer School 2018

July 9-19, 2018
Berlin and Bad Belzig

The Summer School brings together all COUPLED PhD fellows to provide common ground and initiate network-wide communication and collaboration.


MON 09 July
Introduction to COUPLED / Workshop on academic and cross-cultural networking

TUE 10 July
Workshop on inter- and transdisciplinary collaboration / Open Science and ethics / Sustainability Science /  COUPLED training elements / Communication & Outreach

WED 11 July
Land System Science. Introduction to the theory, history, and current challenges in land system science

THU 12 July
Capturing telecouplings: Introduction, challenges and directions in telecoupling research

FRI 13 July
Roundtable and World Café on Sustainability: Why does it matter and how to measure and implement it?


MON 16 July
Field visit to sustainable farms in the Biosphere Reserve Spreewald

TUE 17 July
How to write a PhD. Practices and skills required to write a PhD / Personal Career Development Plans and Personal Research Plans

WED 18 July
Synthesis and meta-analysis approaches in land system and sustainability science

THU 19 July
Bringing it all together. Synthesis and evaluation


Jonas Østergaard Nielsen
Humboldt University Berlin
+49 30 2093-66341

Kathrin Trommler
Humboldt University Berlin
+49 30 2093-6892