A Biodiversity Science Intensive course is organized each year by QCBS which brings together the expertise of QCBS researchers under the lead of a course coordinator.
Intended for graduate students, post-docs this course is also open to professionals. The course provides a high-level overview of concepts, methods and questions for students and professionals involved in the field of biodiversity science.
The intensive course is hosted and organized by the QCBS partner universities each year.
The 2013 edition (BIOL645) will be held at Gault Nature reserve, in St-Hilaire, from Nov 25 – Dec 6, 2013 under the supervision of Jonathan Davies (McGill), Pedro Peres Neto (UQAM) and Jean Philippe Lessard (McGill-QCBS Postdoctoral fellow). Detailed information here.
The 2012 edition (BIOL645) was organized by Jonathan Davies (McGill) and Mark Vellend (Sherbrooke) and was held at Gault Nature reserve, in St-Hilaire, from October 29 to November 9, 2012. Detailed information here.
In 2011 edition (BIO6012) was hosted by the Université de Montréal at the Laurentide Biology Station under the supervision of Anne Bruneau and Jacques Brodeur. View the syllabus and the photos from 2011.