CaNoRock STEP PhD School 2019

Canadian and Norwegian Ph.D. students, do you have what it takes to write a leading edge scientific paper in ten days?

Applications are now being accepted for the first CaNoRock STEP PhD School 2019!

This 10-day course offers a focused lecture series and ample time for student group work.  The course provides specialist training in the interdisciplinary field of space science and engineering.   The scientific target for the 2019 school is Auroral electrodynamics and  their space weather effects.

The school will be held from June 23th 2019 to July 5th 2019 at the Barrier Lake station near Kananaskis, Alberta, Canada.

Only students enrolled at one of the partner institutions (Alberta, Calgary, Saskatchewan, Bergen, Tromsø, Oslo, University Centre in Svalbard) may apply.

Please send your application (CV and a short description of your research interests) to

  • Andres Spicher ( if you are in Norway or to
  • David Knudsen ( if you are in Canada.


The application deadline is November 25th 2018.


If you have any questions, please contact Andres Spicher or David Knudsen (see e-mails above).

Published Oct. 31, 2018 10:50 AM - Last modified Oct. 31, 2018 10:58 AM