Workshops for PhD candidates, Postdocs und Practitioners

Workshops in spring- and autumsemester 2020

We continuously offer courses for PhD candidates, postdocs and practitioners. The workshop "Einführung Citizen Science: Erste Schritte in einen partizipativen Forschungsprozess" (13.3. and contact-free 24.3.2020, both 9.00-17.30) offers an introduction to questions and methods. Participants will learn about different fields of application and design principles.

The course "Vertiefung Citizen Science: Partizipative Forschungsprozesse kompetent gestalten und begleiten" (unfortunately cancelled: 7.4. and 21.4.2020, both 9.00-17.30) is aimed at doctoral students, postdocs and practitioners who have already gained experience and would like to learn more about the design of Citizen Science projects.

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In the autumsemester 2020 both courses, Citizen Science Introduction and Citizen Science Acvanced, are offered in English.

Citizen Science Introduction: First steps in a participatory research process (29.10. and 5.11.2020, each 9.00-17.30)
Citizen Science Advanced: Designing and facilitating participatory research processes competently (25.11. and 2.12.2020, each 9.00-17.30)


The courses are offered in cooperation with the Graduate Campus of the UZH. Participation is open to interested persons from all universities and practitioners.


Petra Biberhofer, PhD, Participatory Science Academy, Website
Ruth Förster, Dr. sc. ETHZ, dr. ruth förster training & consulting, Head saguf Working Group Education for Sustainable Development, ETHZ, LinkedIn.


We welcome registrations either via the UZH module booking tool or via the  Web form.

If you have any questions about the courses please contact Petra Biberhofer.