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Social Evolution > Courses

CSE runs training courses for young researchers working on social evolution and related fields


Forthcoming PhD courses:

Past courses:

2016

  • Social Evolution
    Klosterneuburg, Austria.
    7-11 November
    Main host: IST Austria, Cremer Group
    Guest teacher from CSE: L.V. Ugelvig 
  • Plant-Pathogen Co-Evolution
    Helsinki, Finland.
    7-8 November
    Main host: University of Helsinki, F. Asiegbu
    Guest teacher from CSE: M. Thomas-Poulsen 
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

M. Thomas-Poulsen

H.H. de Fine Licht

(CSE)

P. Sapountzis

M. Zhukova

V.L. Challinor

 

Annele Hatakka

Taina Lundell

Sari Timonen

(University of Helsinki)

Christine Beemelmanns

(Leibniz Institute for Natural Product

Research and Infection Biology)

2015

Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

R. Adams

J.Z. Shik

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

J.Z. Shik

R. Adams

J.J. Boomsma

 

R. Page

J. Christy

J. Wright

W.T. Wcislo

(Smithsonian Tropical
Research Institute)

2014

Organiser CSE teachers Other teachers 

D.R. Nash
(CSE)

J.J. Boomsma

J.S. Pedersen

D.R. Nash

 

X. Cerda

(Estacion Biologica Donana, Spain)

C. Georgiadis

(University of Athens, Greece)

N. Sanders

L.B. Vilhelmsen

(Natural History Museum of Denmark)

2013

Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

R. Adams

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

R. Adams

J.J. Boomsma

 

J.Z. Shik

(North Carolina State University)

2012

Organiser CSE teachers Other teachers 

D.R. Nash
(CSE)

J.J. Boomsma

J.S. Pedersen

D.R. Nash

 

G.W. Elmes

(Centre for Ecology & Hydrology, U.K.)

X. Espadaler

(Autonomous University of Barcelona)

L.B. Vilhelmsen

(Zoological Museum, Copenhagen)

2011

Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

R. Adams

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

R. Adams

J.J. Boomsma

 

E. Allen Herre

S.A. van Bael
(Smithsonian Tropical
Research Institute)

2010

  • Social Evolution and Kin Selection
    Røsnæs, Denmark.
    12-17 September
    Main host: CSE 
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

D. Queller

J. Strassmann
(Rice University)

J.J. Boomsma

T. Linksvayer 

A. Griffin
(University of Oxford)

D. Queller

J. Strassmann
(Rice University)

  • Evolutionary Genetic Approaches to Study Social Evolution
    Holbæk, Denmark.
    5-10 July
    Main host: CSE
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

T. Linksvayer

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

T. Linksvayer 

J.J. Boomsma 

M. J. Wade
(Indiana University)

P. Bijma
(Wageningen University)

D. Queller

J. Strassmann
(Rice University)

2009

  • Mutualistic interactions
    Matsalu, Estonia.
    20-23 April
    Main host: Nordic Network in Social Evolution (NordForsk)
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

D.R. Nash
(CSE)

A. Martin

M. Mänd
(University of Tartu)

D.R. Nash

H. Feldhaar
(Osnabrück University)

D. Aanen
(Wageningen University)

A. Martin
(University of Tartu)

  • Statistical interference in genetics
    Reykjavik, Iceland.
    11-14 August
    Main host: Nordic Network in Social Evolution (NordForsk)
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

S. Pálsson
(University of Reykjavik)

P. Pamilo
(University of Oulu)

P. Seppä

H. Helanterä
(University of Helsinki)

J.S. Pedersen

 

S. Pálsson
(University of Reykjavik)

P. Pamilo
(University of Oulu)

P. Seppä

H. Helanterä
(University of Helsinki)

J.  Corander
(Åbo Akademi)

  • Parasite-Host Coevolution
    Fraueninsel, Germany.
    20-25 September
    Main host: University of Muenich, Ecology and Systematics Summer School
    Guest teacher from CSE: D.R. Nash 
  • From solitary to superorganism: the evolution of insect societies
    Firence, Italy.
    1-6 November
    Main host: University of Florence 
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

P. d'Ettorre 
(CSE)

S. Turillazzi
(University of Firence &
Accademia Nazionale
Italiana di Entomologia)

D.J. Kronauer
(Harvard University)

P. d'Ettorre

J.J. Boomsma

 S. Turillazzi
(University of Firence &
Accademia Nazionale
Italiana di Entomologia)

D.J. Kronauer
(Harvard University)

P. Eggleton
(NHM London)

R. Cervo

L. Beani
L. Dapporto

F.R. Dani

(University of Florence)

D. Grasso
(University of Parma)

  • Microbiological control
    Alnarp, Sweden.
    Main host: Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
    Guest teacher from CSE: J. Eilenberg

2008

  • The Biology of Social Insects
    Copenhagen, Denmark.
    18-22 February 
    Main host: CSE
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

D.P. Hughes

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

J.J. Boomsma

M. Schiøtt 

D.J. Kronauer 

P. d'Ettorre 

D.R. Nash 

D.P. Hughes 

L. Sundström
H. Helanterä

(University of Helsinki)

D. Aanen
(Wageningen University)

  • How to write successful grant proposals?
    Tvärminne, Finland.
    8-10 April
    Main host: Nordic Network in Social Evolution (NordForsk)
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

P. d'Ettorre

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

L. Sundström

H. Helanterä
(University of Helsinki)

P. d'Ettorre

J.J. Boomsma

L. Sundström

H. Helanterä

S.-M. Miettinen 
(University of Helsinki)

  • Plant Protection in Biology
    Alnarp, Sweden.
    2-13 June
    Main host: Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet
    Guest teacher from CSE: J. Eilenberg

2007

  • Insect Pathology
    Copenhagen, Denmark.
    4-9 November
    Main host: CSE
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

J. Eilenberg

A.B. Jensen
(CSE)

D.P. Hughes 

J. Eilenberg

A.B. Jensen

 

R. James
(USDA, Logan, Utah)

J. Vlak
(Wageningen University) 

I. Fries
(SLU)

  • The evolutionary biology of communication
    Copenhagen, Denmark.
    4-8 Juni
    Main host: CSE
Organisers CSE teachers Other teachers 

P. d'Ettorre

D.R. Nash

J.J. Boomsma
(CSE)

P. d'Ettorre 

D.R. Nash

J.J. Boomsma 

T. Dabelsteen
(University of Copenhagen)

D. Harper
(University of Sussex)

C. Roberts
(University of Liverpool)

E. Tibbetts
(University of Michigan)