UNU-IAS announces a call for applications for the 2020 ProSPER.Net Young Researchers’ School (YRS), to be held in Beijing, the People’s Republic of China, on 9–15 March 2020.
Hosted by Tsinghua University under the theme “Big Data on Earth System Science for Sustainable Development”, the YRS will provide participants with an understanding of the application and implementation of data on sustainability and earth system science, whilst developing their research and communication skills. Participants will have the opportunity to advance their knowledge in a range of areas, including the climate system, biogeochemistry, earth system observation and simulation technology, high performance computing, and global change economics, to better meet the challenges of global environmental change and sustainable development.
Applications are open to PhD and Masters students from ProSPER.Net member universities. To see if your university is eligible, please check the list of current ProSPER.Net members. Please note that applicants must obtain approval from their supervisors to apply.
For further application information, please refer to the ProSPER.Net website. The deadline for applications is 11:59 pm, Sunday 6 October 2019 (JST).