The 2019/2020 project in this category is titled:

Evolvability: A New and Unifying Concept in Evolutionary Biology?

The research project will evaluate the past 25 years of research in order to understand evolvability as one of the unifying concepts of the "extended synthesis" of evolutionary theory.


To read about former and future projects in Natural Sciences, Medicine and Mathematics click here.

Learn about CAS research projects in the other two categories: Social Sciences and Law and Humanities and Theology.

The application portal for the 2022/23 academic year will open in October 2019. Read more about the application process here.