Citizen science and other participatory approaches in scientific research have received broad attention in recent years. The motifs for involving citizens in science are manifold and range from the empowerment of marginalized groups to increasing the amount of data collected. Activities encompass small-scale local projects as well as large-scale international projects.
In this Summer School, you will identify and develop skills needed to engage in participatory research. Based on an interactive format with ample time for discussion and hands-on activities, you will
Dates: Sunday afternoon, June 4 to Friday evening, June 9, 2023.
The Citizen Science Schools take place every one and a half years.
Place and format: The Citizen Science Schools take place in Zurich, Switzerland. Depending on the pandemic situation, we may switch to an online format.
ECTS: The workload of the Summer School is equivalent to 2 ECTS points.