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Published Dec. 13, 2019 8:52 AM

News from the Faculty

The MN Faculty administration wish our early career researchers a Happy Holiday and the best wishes for the New Year. The PhD and postdoc bulletin will start up again 10 January 2020. Make sure to get a proper break during the holidays.

 

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"Whether for a full vacation or simply over a weekend, taking a break from the bench or desk and unplugging completely from work and from work-related e-mail and social media will have a measurable positive impact on well-being and productivity upon returni...

Published Dec. 8, 2019 3:17 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: Managing transitions (16.12.)

When was the last time you experienced a transition, and how did you handle it? The aim of this breakfast workshop is for you to get familiar with how you handle transitions and get some tools to manage them. https://bit.ly/2OSJzq3

 

PhD/Postdoc: REAL teaching; kick-starting the semester (NO: 09.01.; ENG: 10.01.)

Every year in August and January we arrange REAL undervisning (REAL teaching) as a kick-start of the semester with focus on teaching and learning.

In Norwegian (09.01.2020): https://bit.ly/2R3J65M

In English (10.01.2020): https://bit.ly/2DsmTq2

 

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Published Nov. 29, 2019 9:05 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Workshop: Managing transitions (part I) (02.12.)

Transitions are a part of both your professional and private life and can be a challenging process. Transition management is an important career management skills that provides you with the tools and know-how to best dominate the three transition phases. https://bit.ly/2R13STG

 

PhD/Postdoc: How to attract funding (06.12.)

Learn about your funding opportunities and specifics of the FRIPRO Young Research Talent (FRPIRO-YRT). Applicati...

Published Nov. 22, 2019 9:05 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: How to attract funding (06.12.)

Learn about your funding opportunities and specifics of the FRIPRO Young Research Talent (FRPIRO-YRT). Application deadline is 6 May 2020. Have you started your application? https://bit.ly/33MMupd

 

PhD: PhD completion seminar (10.12.)

This seminar is for PhD candidates in their final stage of the PhD. You will get help and practical tips on writing the popular scientific summary of your thesis and preparing for the trial lecture and defence. https://bit.ly/2CHfNgO

 

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Published Nov. 8, 2019 10:53 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Final call: Career options seminar (15.11.)

Want to learn more about managing transitions, society's need for interdisciplinary competence, academic and nonacademics CVs, the value of your PhD outside academia and academic and nonacademic career paths? Join us at the MN Career options seminar. https://bit.ly/325DoCi

 

 

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PhD: Kappe Writing Workshop for PhDs (13.11.; registration by 10.11.)...

Published Nov. 1, 2019 8:50 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: PhD podcast under development

Would you listen to a podcast fully dedicated to life as a PhD Candidate in Norway? A cross-institutional group from Department of Informatics (IFI), Department of Psychology (PSI) and OsloMet are planning to launch such a podcast, and they would like to hear from you what topics you find most relevant. You can give your input through this short survey about (1-2 min). Postdocs are also welcome to answer. https://nettskjema.uio.no/a/126772

 

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Published Oct. 25, 2019 8:57 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Career options seminar (15.11.)

Transition phase management. Society's need for interdisciplinary competence. CV. The value of your PhD outside academia. Academic and nonacademic career paths. Networking. https://bit.ly/2oiaroX

 

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Know your rights - Working in Norway (registration TODAY; event 30.10.)

The Norwegian Association of Researchers (Forskerforbundet) at UiO invites you to join the one-day course "Know your rights" designed to help foreign PhD candidates and postdoctoral fellows in Norway. Free lunch will be served. https://bit.ly/2Jm3Hxq

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Published Oct. 18, 2019 9:05 AM

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PhD/postdoc: TODAY

13.00-14.15: Poster session - vote for your favourite poster (Vilhelm Bjerknes hus) https://bit.ly/2TyU9mA

14.15-15.30: Guest lecture on 'Scientific Paper Writing' by Bodil Holst (Vilhelm Bjerknes hus) https://bit.ly/2B4pkOp

16.30-18.00: Real Moro: Award ceremony for poster session and Photo Contest 2019 (Sophus Lie aud) https://bit.ly/2OeUKtf

 

PhD/Postdoc: PhD event with...

Published Oct. 11, 2019 5:13 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: Guest lecture: Scientific paper writing (18.10.)

How can I write a good abstract?  How can I organise my results? Which journal should I publish in? and last but not least - how can I handle the referee comments in the most strategic manner and maybe even turn an initial rejection into acceptance?  In this humorous presentation Bodil Holst takes you through some of the challenges of scientific paper writing. https://bit.ly/2B4pkOp

 

PhD/Postdoc: PhD event with McKinsey...

Published Oct. 4, 2019 10:01 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Deadline for submitting your contribution to Photo contest 2019: Science at Work (10.10.)

Want to showcase your research project and at the same time get an opportunity to win amazing prizes? Join our Instagram photo contest. https://bit.ly/33AvDWN

 

PhD/Postdoc: Real Moro 2019 (18.10.)

All employees at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, the Science Library and the Natural History Museum are invited to REAL MORO 2019 (18.10.) This year's topic: Superheroes: MN saves the day. For information and registration: https://bit.ly/2OeUKtf

 

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Published Sep. 27, 2019 8:53 AM

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PhD: Poster session PhD day 2019 (deadline for submitting poster 01.10.)

You want to practice your poster-making skills, get a free print of your poster and at the same time get a the chance to win NOK 10 000 for your own keeping? Don't miss out on the poster session at PhD Day 2019. https://bit.ly/2KOmfre

 

 

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PhD: Kappe Writing Workshop for PhDs by UiODoc (10.10.)

Are you considering, or are in the process of writing the "kappe" for an article-bas...

Published Sep. 20, 2019 12:44 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: Career options seminar (your programme suggestions)

The MN Faculty is organizing a Career options seminar on Friday 15 November. Please let us know which topics you want to learn more about.

https://bit.ly/2m5MkIn

 

PhD: Poster session PhD day 2019 (deadline 01.10.; poster walk at PhD Day 18.10.)

You want to practice your poster-making skills, get a free print of your poster and at the same time get a the chance to win NOK 10&...

Published Sep. 13, 2019 3:09 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: Authorship and publication masterclass (18.09.)

What can YOU do to affect authorship and what is the recommended best practises when it comes to publication and authorship? https://bit.ly/2kc8Y1p

 

PhD/Postdoc: Election of Norway's national element (deadline 18.09.)

The Science Library is organizing an election of Norway's national element. Make sure to vote for your favourite before 18 September at 12 noon. https:/...

Published Sep. 6, 2019 4:24 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: PhD Day 2019 (18.10.)

Join us at the PhD Day 2019 where you can vote for your favourite poster and hear an inspirational talk from Bodil Holst, the author of 'Scientific Paper Writing' (illustrated by Jorgen Cham from PhD comics). https://bit.ly/2TyU9mA

 

PhD: Poster session PhD Day (18.10.)

Register for the poster session and compete for the 'best poster' prize of NOK 10 000 kr. https://bit.ly/2KOmfre

 

Real Moro 2019 (18.10.)

Friday 18th October all staff at the Facult...

Published Aug. 30, 2019 9:47 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Instagram Photo Contest: Scientists at Work (deadline 10 October)

Want to compete for excellent prizes and at the same time showcase your research and promote your Faculty? Upload your picture(s) to Instagram and tag it with #ScienceAtWork_MN to participate. https://bit.ly/33AvDWN

 

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Shut up & write! (today 09.00-14.00)

The Academic writing centre arranges joint, structured writing time accordi...

Published Aug. 23, 2019 9:28 AM

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PhD/Postdoc: Life Science Writing Club (27.08.)

Join in for a chance to meet other researchers in the life sciences - and get some writing done! Recurring event every other Tuesday all autumn. https://bit.ly/2KztZxf

 

PhD/Postdoc: PhD and Postdoc Breakfast Club: How to pitch yourself to prospective employers (29.08.)

Join for a free breakfast and get some tips on how to pitch yourself to future emplo...

Published Aug. 16, 2019 9:46 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD and postdoc bulletin

The Faculty PhD administration is now sending a joint, weekly bulletin to our PhD candidates and postdoctoral researchers. Through the bulltin we want to give you an overview of some of the relevant, generic events. The annotations 'PhD' and/or 'Postdoc' will precede the events in order to denote for whom the event is relevant. PhD administrative staff at the Departments, faculty PhD board and main supervisors will also receive this bulletin as orientation.

 

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Published Mar. 8, 2019 3:00 PM

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