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Dr. Pascal Vittoz

Curriculum vitae

 

Insitut des dynamiques de la surface terrestre

University of Lausanne
 

 


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ORCID ID: orcid.org/0000-0003-4218-4517

Personal pages and publications

Coordinator of the PERMANENT.PLOT.CH project

Married, one child

2015-

Senior lecturer (Maître d'enseignement et de recherche), in Faculty of geosciences and environment, University of Lausanne

2009-2014

Senior lecturer (Maître d'enseignement et de recherche), in Faculty of biology and medicine, University of Lausanne

2000-2009

Different, successive employments (junior lecturer, lecturer) in Faculty of geosciences and environment and Faculty of biology and medicine, University of Lausanne

1999-2000

Post-doctorate in dendrochronology and forest dynamics, Lincoln University (New Zealand)

1992-1998

PhD in botany and vegetation ecology, University of Lausanne; teaching assistant in botany and vegetation ecology

1991-1992

Studies on models in ecology in University of Osnabrück (Germany)

1987-1991

Studies in biology (University of Lausanne), with specialisation in botany and plant physiology

 

Teaching

Ecologie végétale: lectures in bachelor Géosciences et environnement (3rd semester); introduction to vegetation ecology and the main plant communities in Switzerland

Biologie: lectures in bachelor Géosciences et environnemen (3rd semester); introduction to biology for students in geosciences

Floristique théorique: lectures and practicals in bachelor Biologie (6th semester); introduction to plant taxonomy

Travaux pratiques intégrés: excursions in bachelor Biologie (6th semester); introduction to botany, entomology and vertebrate studies in the field (in collaboration with T. Schwander and P. Christe)

Analyse des habitats: lectures in bachelor Biologie (6th semester); methods for studying plant communities and vegetation, main problems in biodiversity conservation

Phytosociologie et synsystématique: lectures in master in Biogeosciences (8th semester); historical development and modern use of central european phytosociology, other important methods for the description of plant communities

Relations sols-végétation: excursions in master in Biogeosciences (8th semester); description of vegetation and soils, relationships between these two components of the ecosystems (in collaboration with C. Le Bayon)

Sols et végétation des Alpes: excursion in master in Biogeosciences (8th semester); description of vegetation and soils in the Alps (in collaboration with S. Grand)

Analyse du paysage naturel - cartographie: excursion in master in Biogeosciences (8th semester); maps of vegetation, soil et geology of the same area (in collaboration with E. Verrecchia and S. Grand)
 

Main research interests

  • Methodology for vegetation samplings
  • Impact of climate change on vegetation (projects PERMANENT.PLOT.CH and GLORIA)
  • Forest dynamics
  • Classification and changes of plant communities
  • Ecology and conservation of Saxifraga hirculus in the Jura Mountains
  • Pasture management in Jura Mountains
  • Protection and management plans of wetlands, ecological management plans
  • Scientific popularization by teaching or booklets

 

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