Edysan, Ecology and Dynamics of Human-influenced Systems, FRE 3498, is a research unit of CNRS and the University of Picardy Jules Verne.

The research program is devoted to the integrated, multiscalar analysis of the production systems (including agro-ecosystems and forest ecosystems), in the context of global change and its ecological, environmental, and human consequences.


Recruitment: see internships, PhD thesis and postdoctorals offers.

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  • smallFOREST

    BiodivERsA call proposals 2011-40
    smallFOREST Biodiversity and ecosystem services of small forest fragments in European landscapes smallFOREST  
    In many parts of Europe, the original forest cover has strongly ...

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    Eureka project
    VEGEPHY Development of an oil for the treatment of seed potatoes to fight against transmission by the aphid of the virus Y and of ...

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    MISC-PIC  Under construction…

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3-yr PhD position in ecology, phylogeography and landscape genetics, 2017-2020

The EDYSAN unit proposes a thesis for the period 2017-2020 entitled : Incorporating Phylogeographic infOrmation into niche moDels to improve species re-distribution projections under ...

Tree cover and shade tolerance shape plant species distributions

Recent publication by Jonathan Lenoir in Ecography : Tree cover at fine and coarse spatial grains interacts with shade tolerance to shape plant species distributions ...

Plant Invasion in Mountain Ecosystems

Jonathan Lenoir, spent several days in Argentina to study plant invasion in mountain ecosystems…
“I have just spent several days in the breathtaking mountain landscapes ...