Annual Ph.D. students meeting 2014 - Ethics in Science

8 May 2014

Organizers: Sevasti Filippidou and Jacqueline Huber (University of Neuchâtel)

The participants: click to load the original picture (3 Mb)


The names of the winners of the poster and oral presentation competition!

1st prize oral presentation:

  • Brittany FALLON, University of Neuchâtel, "Multi-modal communication during the courtship of wild chimpanzees"

2nd prize oral presentation:

  • Sharon WISMER, University of Neuchâtel, "Cleaner fish use predator species as social tools to reduce punishment"

1st prize poster:

  • Anaële SIMON, University of Neuchâtel, "Do ‘fungal highways’ exist in nature? Design of a new tool to assess the presence of fungal-driven bacterial dispersal in natural ecosystems"

2nd prize poster:

  • Maximilien CUNY, University of Neuchâtel, "Parasitoid-mediated effects on herbivory: The case of lima bean"


Content and speakers

Invited speakers:

PhD students have the opportunity to present their work with a poster.

New Ph.D. students (or first time participants or who never presented at the annual PhD meeting) have to present their project with a poster.

Program (updated 14.4.2014)

General information

Date: Thursday 8 May 2013

Schedule: 8:55-17:00 (from 8:15 registration, poster hanging, presentation uploading). At 17:00 apéro!

Location: University of Neuchâtel, Faculté des sciences, UniMail, building G (Chimie), Petit auditoire de chimie GPA

ECTS : 0.5 with poster presentation (Scientific)

Evaluation : Full attendance

Information : Jacqueline Huber (jacqueline.huber (AT) unine.ch) and Sevasti Filippidou (PhD students, organizers)

Registration fee : free for master and PhD students of Interuniversity doctoral program in organismal biology. CHF 25 for all other participants (2 coffee breaks and lunch included).

Travel expenses : see reimbursement conditions

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and TAKE your ATTESTATION of ATTENDANCE at the END of the DAY (no attestation will be sent by mail)


  • The annual meeting is compulsory for all participants of the doctoral program (no registration fee).
    For organisational matters, registration is required.
  • It is open to external participants (registration fee CHF 25 to be paid latest on 22 April 2014***).

Registration through the web only: closed

Deadlines :

  • PhD students that should/would like to present a poster are invited to submit the title and abstract using the registration form until 8 April 2013,
  • Attendance only: 27 April 2013 (extended deadline)

Please note the cancellation policy (CHF 25).

***Payment of the registration fee CHF 25 has to be done on the following account:
CCP number : 20-4130-2
IBAN : CH11 0900 0000 2000 4130 2
Beneficiary : Université de Neuchâtel, Bureau des fonds de tiers, 2000 Neuchâtel
Don't forget to mention U.02272.03 (annual meeting) and the name of the participant