701-0015-00L  Transdisciplinary Research: Challenges of Interdisciplinarity and Stakeholder Engagement

SemesterHerbstsemester 2021
DozierendeM. Stauffacher, C. E. Pohl, B. Vienni Baptista
Periodizitätjährlich wiederkehrende Veranstaltung
LehrspracheEnglisch
KommentarNumber of participants limited to 20.
Priority is given to PhD students D-USYS.

All participants will be on the waiting list at first. Enrollment is possible until 15 September 2021. The waiting list is active until 17 September. All students will be informed on 19 September, if they can participate in the lecture.
The lecture takes place if a minimum of 12 students register for it..



Lehrveranstaltungen

NummerTitelUmfangDozierende
701-0015-00 STransdisciplinary Research: Challenges of Interdisciplinarity and Stakeholder Engagement
Irregular course
2 Std.
Mi/2w08:15-12:00CHN K 77 »
M. Stauffacher, C. E. Pohl, B. Vienni Baptista

Katalogdaten

KurzbeschreibungThis seminar is designed for PhD students and PostDoc researchers involved in inter- or transdisciplinary research. It addresses and discusses challenges of this kind of research using scientific literature presenting case studies, concepts, theories, methods and by testing practical tools. It concludes with a 10-step approach to make participants' research projects more societally relevant.
LernzielParticipants know specific challenges of inter- and transdisciplinary research and can address them by applying practical tools. They can tackle questions like: how to integrate knowledge from different disciplines, how to engage with societal actors, how to secure broader impact of research? They learn to critically reflect their own research project in its societal context and on their role as scientists.
InhaltThe seminar covers the following topics:
(1) Theories and concepts of inter- and transdisciplinary research
(2) The specific challenges of inter- and transdisciplinary research
(3) Collaborating between different disciplines
(4) Engaging with stakeholders
(5) 10 steps to make participants' research projects more societally relevant
Throughout the whole course, scientific literature will be read and discussed as well as practical tools explored in class to address concrete challenges.
LiteraturLiterature will be made available to the participants.
The following open access article builds a core element of the course:
Pohl, C., Krütli, P., & Stauffacher, M. (2017). Ten Reflective Steps for Rendering Research Societally Relevant. GAIA 26(1), 43-51 doi: 10.14512/gaia.26.1.10
available at (open access): Link

Further, this collection of tools will be used
Link
Voraussetzungen / BesonderesParticipation in the course requires participants to be working on their own research project.
Dates (Wednesdays, 8h15-12h00): 29 September, 27 October, 10 November, 24 November, 8 December

Leistungskontrolle

Information zur Leistungskontrolle (gültig bis die Lerneinheit neu gelesen wird)
Leistungskontrolle als Semesterkurs
ECTS Kreditpunkte2 KP
PrüfendeC. E. Pohl, M. Stauffacher, B. Vienni Baptista
Formunbenotete Semesterleistung
PrüfungsspracheEnglisch
RepetitionRepetition nur nach erneuter Belegung der Lerneinheit möglich.

Lernmaterialien

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Es werden nur die öffentlichen Lernmaterialien aufgeführt.

Gruppen

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Einschränkungen

PlätzePlätze beschränkt. Spezielles Auswahlverfahren.
WartelisteBis 17.09.2021
BelegungsendeBelegung nur bis 15.09.2021 möglich

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