Tuesday, August 23, 2011


TRAINING: Ecology and Economics (INSEE & SANDEE)

The Indian Society for Ecological Economics (INSEE) is orgnasing its biennial conference on 20-22 October, 2011 at the Centre for Economic and Social Studies, Hyderabad.

INSEE in collaboration with the South Asian Network for Development and Environmental Economics (SANDEE) is organising a one day Inter-disciplinary training workshop for PhD students working in the broad area of Ecology and Economics.

A limited number of candidates will be selected for this workshop. The workshop will primarily entail discussions on methodological and philosophical foundations for analysing the trans-disciplinary interface of ecology and economics, and will be deliberated on a dialogue mode between the PhD candidates and the resource persons.

If you are a PhD student already enrolled in a recognized academic institution in India, and would like to attend this workshop, kindly send us your application by e-mail. The application must include the following documents (in MSword or pdf format):

  1. Letter of interest (one page) -- what do you expect to learn from such a training and how would it be useful for your research ?
  2. CV indicating the institution where you are registered for your PhD,
  3. A 2-3 page document indicating the title of your thesis, an abstract of your objectives / hypothesis, and the current stage of your thesis work.

The workshop will cover 3AC travel and accommodation for the entire period of Conference Oct 19-23, 2011 for the selected participants.

Please send your application to General Secretary INSEE conference email: (inseesec@gmail.com) with subject heading: "Application for PhD workshop."

Deadline: August 26, 2011

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