Dr. Esther Frei
+41 44 739 20 60
WSL-Institut für Schnee- und Lawinenforschung SLF
7260 Davos Dorf
Eidg. Forschungsanstalt WSL
Birmensdorf Bi HL D 31.1, Da C 1 56
|05/2017 - present||Research associate, research group Stand dynamics and silviculture, Research program Forests and Climate Change, Swiss Federal Institute for Forest, Snow and Landscape Research WSL|
|05/2014 - 04/2017||Postdoctoral Fellow, Tundra Ecology lab, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia|
|01/2014 - 04/2014||Visiting scientist, research group Mountain Ecosystems, WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF|
|04/2013 - 12/2013||Research associate, research group Mountain Ecosystems, WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF|
|01/2008 - 03/2013||PhD in Plant Ecology, research group Ecosystem Management, Institute of Terrestrial Ecosystems, Department of Environmental Systems Science, ETH Zurich|
|07/2007 - 12/2007||Internship, research group Snow Physics, WSL Institute for Snow and Avalanche Research SLF|
|06/2007||MSc in Geography, Department of Geography, University of Zurich|
Sessional lecturer in Biogeography and Global Change for third year Bachelor students, University of British Columbia, Canada (2016)
Practical training in Experimental Plant Ecology for Bachelor students, ETH Zurich, Switzerland (2011)
Introductory days for Bachelor students at the Department of Environmental Systems Science, ETH Zurich, Switzerland (2009 - 2010)
Jamie Blackley (2017) Reproductive success of High Arctic tundra plant species in response to long-term experimental warming. Work Learn Program and Guided Study for Undergraduates, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
Cassandra Elphinstone (2016) Equitable matrix techniques to determine spatial and temporal patterns in temperature, snowfall, and phenology and the resulting effects on High Arctic plant communities. BSc thesis, Department of Geography, University of British Columbia, Vancouver.
Eva Bianchi (2015) Seedling recruitment of Larix decidua and Picea abies along an elevational gradient across a treeline ecotone in the Swiss Alps. MSc thesis, Department of Environmental Systems Science, ETH Zurich, Zurich.