12 September - 23 September 2017  STATUS
Karthaus, Italy

The course will provide a basic introduction to the dynamics of glaciers and ice sheets with a focus on ice-climate interactions. The course is meant for Ph.D. students that work on (or will soon start working on) a glaciology-related climate project. The registration fee will be €700. This includes lodging, full board, course material and excursion.

Send your application to the convenor (, before 8 May 2017.  You will be notified about the decision of the Selection Committee by 7 June 2017.  Your application should include:  

  • A short statement why you want to partipate in this course
  • Affiliation and name of supervisor
  • A description of your research project (~200 words)
  • A curriculum vitae

Please supply this information as a single PDF file.

For full details, please visit the Karthaus course website.

Sponsored by:
The Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, Utrecht University
Netherlands Earth System Science Centre
The Descartes Prize (EPICA), EU