Switzerland, Les Diablerets

Forensic Science and Criminology

when 28 August 2017 - 31 August 2017
language English
duration 1 week
fee CHF 600

The ESC doctoral program brings together PhD students of the School of Criminal Justice (École des Sciences Criminelles – ESC, University of Lausanne) as well as any PhD student from a university delivering a PhD in forensic science or criminology.

Course leader

To be announced soon

Target group

International PhD students, doing their thesis in forensic science or criminology.
Please note that participants will be asked to present a part of their PhD research orally or through a poster.

Course aim

The aim of the program is to allow PhD students to develop their network as well as generic cross-disciplinary skills for successfully conducting their PhD research, but also to prepare them to their professional career. This objective is achieved by offering specialized workshops and activities. The proposed activities promote the active participation of the PhD students, for example by allowing them to present their work through lectures and posters sessions.

Credits info

This is a non-credited course. Official certificates of attendance will be issued to participants who complete successfully this course.

Fee info

CHF 600: Costs vary according to room accommodation: CHF 800.00 for a single room, CHF 650.00 for a double room and CHF 600.00 for a triple room.
The fees include:

Participation fees
4 nights in Eurotel Victoria
All the meals for the duration of the event
CHF 800: For a single room


PhD students from a foreign university can apply for a grant covering the staying fees in Les Diablerets for the duration of the event (hotel in double/triple room + meal) – please note that the travelling fees are consequently not included in this offer.