Past issues

Published Sep. 13, 2019 3:09 PM

News from the Faculty

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?


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

News from the Faculty

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).


PhD: Poster session PhD Day (18.10.)

Register for the poster session and compete for the 'best poster' prize of NOK 10 000 kr.


Real Moro 2019 (18.10.)

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

Published Aug. 30, 2019 9:47 AM

News from the Faculty

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.




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

The Academic writing centre arranges joint, structured w...

Published Aug. 23, 2019 9:28 AM


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.


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.



Published June 21, 2019 9:20 AM


We congratulate Jo Døhl (head of department at Dept of Chemistry) as new Faculty Director at The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.

Published June 7, 2019 9:36 AM

Announcement from the Dean: New course in Science Communication for PhD candidates

In autumn, we start a new course in science communication for PhD candidates. The course MNKOM9010 Communicating Science will enable candidates to solve a variety of communication challenges.

Published June 3, 2019 8:51 AM


MNKOM9010 (Autumn 2019)

The new PhD-course MNKOM9010 Communicating Science (5 credits) will give you the skills you need to communicate your research to fellow scientists and to the public. Limited intake. Apply now!


Plan S er klar.

Etter brede internasjonale og nasjonale innspillsrunder lanserer cOAlision S den endelige Plan S med veileder for iverksetting. Kravene til full og...

Published May 24, 2019 12:18 PM

Election of fixed-term academic staff to the University Board 2019 27thof May, at 12.00 noon. Your vote counts!



New events

Who's afraid of Post-Truth? (28.05.)

As fake news and alternative facts spread, many have concluded that truth is no longer held in respect. Today, it seems, anything goes. But is...

Published May 16, 2019 9:09 AM

17th of May in the University Garden

The Committee for Social and Cultural Activities takes pleasure in inviting all members of staff at UiO to the wonderful University Garden at 17th of May at 11:00 AM. Free entrance....

Published May 9, 2019 7:31 AM


Open publishing with Wiley

As a researcher at UiO and OUS, you can publish openly with Wiley from 1st May 2019 without incurring any extra costs for you or the research group. The publication cost is covered by UiO.


Unique agreement with Elsevier ensures open access publishing

As the first country, Norway has signed...

Published May 3, 2019 7:54 AM

Change of date

PhD completion seminar (moved to 22.05.)

A full day seminar for PhD candidates at...

Published Apr. 29, 2019 8:12 PM

New events

Dette kan du tilby arbeidsgiver | Workshop (02.05.; in Norwegian)

Vil du bli bedre på å sette ord på din kompetanse og motivasjon slik at du kan selge deg inn til en fremtidig arbeidsgiver?


CV- og...

Published Apr. 12, 2019 8:56 AM

The faculty administration wish you all a happy holiday.


Science Career: In academia, hard work is expected-but taking a break is effort well spent, too.




Published Apr. 5, 2019 9:10 AM


Knut Willem Ruyter new academic ombud

The ombud is independent of the organisation and will, among other things, provide guidance and advice to academic employees who find themselves in difficult research ethical situa...

Published Apr. 2, 2019 9:22 PM

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Afraid of sharing your idea? (02.04.)

Do you have a business idea? Insj UiO invites you to get a brief introduction to copyrights, patents and trademarks and learn more about how...

Published Mar. 25, 2019 7:36 AM


Twitter: @UiO_ResearchMN

The Research section at the MN Faculty is now on Twitter. F...

Published Mar. 15, 2019 10:57 AM

Together against harassment!

Guidelines for UiO against harassment. 


We want you as an employee to feel safe and included, valued and respected. Intervene and speak up if you experience or witness violations of these

guidelines. No one shall be...

Published Mar. 8, 2019 3:00 PM


Early Career...

Published Mar. 1, 2019 8:54 AM

New events

PhD Career Development Programme (PhD-CDP; 09.09.)

The PhD-CDP is an online programme that provides training in ski...

Published Feb. 28, 2019 9:17 PM

New events

PhD and Postdoc Discussion Lunch with UiODoc (26.02.)

Join for an informal discussion on how PhD's and postdoc's experiences of university services can be improved. There will be free pizza.


Life Science writing club (27.02.)

UiO:Life Science invites you to an inspirational talk followed by...

Published Feb. 28, 2019 9:16 PM

New events

PhD Breakfast Club: How to Write a Grant Proposal (28.02.)

Join for a free breakfast and learn how to write a grant proposal. Both PhD candidates and postdocs are welcome.


Kjønnsbalanse i forskning - hun teller (13.03.; in Norwegian)

Hva sier She Figures 2018 om norske og europeiske kvinners karrierer i forskning? Hva er kvinners publiseringsmønstre, og publiserer kvinner mindre enn menn?...

Published Feb. 28, 2019 9:15 PM

Celebration of grantees

On December 10 20...

Published Feb. 1, 2019 12:32 PM

Save the date!

PhD and postdoctoral development programmes (06.02.)

The MN Faculty invites our Early Career Researchers (ECRs) to an informational meeting on the 2019 postdoctoral and PhD development programmes. The postdoctoral programme is also open to researchers with a PhD.

Published Jan. 25, 2019 9:08 AM

New events

ECR development programmes (06.02.)

The MN Faculty invites our Early Career Researchers (ECRs) to an informational meeting on the 2019 postdoctoral and PhD development programmes. The postdoctoral programme is also open to r...