swiss-academies award for transdisciplinary research

The swiss-academies award for transdisciplinary research (td-award) is given every other year in recognition of outstanding transdisciplinary work according to the criteria developed and published by the td-net.

The last td-award was given in 2015. See "Awarded projects" for details.

A publication on the td-award 2015 is planned for 2016.

Currently there is no plan for a new call. More information will follow on this website and in the td-net newsmail td-Info.
 

Publications on the td-award 2015

 
Zinsstag J, Perrig-Chiello P, Paulsen T, Truffer B 2016. Exemplary Transdisciplinary Projects – swiss-academies award for transdisciplinary research 2015. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 182-184. [link]

«distinguished achievement»
Rey E, Lufkin S 2016. GREEN DENSITY: A transdisciplinary research and teaching project for the design of sustainable neighbourhoods. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 185-190. [link]

Schneider F, Bonriposi M, Graefe O, Herweg K, Homewood C, Huss M, Kauzlaric M, Liniger H, Rey E, Reynard E, Rist S, Schädler B, Weingartner R 2016. MontanAqua: Tackling water stress in the alps: Water management options in the Crans-Montana-Sierre region (Valais). GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 191-193. [link]

Udert K M, Etter B, Gounden T 2016. Promoting sanitation in South Africa through nutrient recovery from urine. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 194-196.  [link]

«early career achievement»
Burger K 2016. A transdisciplinary approach to research on early childhood education. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 197-200. [link]

Hoffmann S 2016. Transdisciplinary knowledge integration within large research programs. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 201-203. [link]

«life-time achievement»
Tanner M 2016. A harmonic way to transdisciplinarity: Experience from global health development. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V25, N3, pp 204-206.  [link]
 

Publications on the td-award 2013

 
Zinsstag J, Perrig-Chiello P, Paulsen T, Truffer B (eds) 2014. Best practice in transdisciplinary research – Swiss «td-award» winners 2013 (Special td-award). GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 253-277. [link]

«distinguished achievement»
Huber R, Rigling A 2014. Commitment to continuous research is a key factor in transdisciplinarity. Experiences from the Mountland project. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 256-262. [link]

Kueffer C, Daehler C, Dietz H, Mcdougall K, Parks C, Pauchard A, Rew L 2014. The Mountain Invasion Research Network (MIREN). Linking local and global scales for addressing an ecological consequence of global change. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 263-265. [link]

Ort C, Banta-Green C J, Bijlsma L, Castiglioni S, Emke E, Gartner C, Kasprzyk-Hordern B, Reid M J, Rieckermann J, Van Nuijs A L N 2014. Sewage-based epidemiology requires a truly transdisciplinary approach. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 266-268. [link]

«early career achievement»
Streiff O 2014. Reflecting on law and the quality of the built environment. A transdisciplinary perspective. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 269-271. [link]

Mettler T, Rohner P, Winter R 2014. Transdisciplinary and transformative research at the intersection between management, healthcare, and innovation. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 272-274. [link]

«life-time achievement»

Hurni H, Wiesmann U 2014. Transdisciplinarity in practice. Experience from a concept-based research programme addressing global change and sustainable development. GAIA - Ecological Perspectives for Science and Society, V23, N3, pp 275-277. [link]
 

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