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Published June 26, 2020 11:41 AM

News from the Faculty

The MN Faculty administration wish you a great summer. The PhD and postdoc bulletin will start up again on 14 August.

Nature: The importance of taking a break.https://go.nature.com/3dviBOc...

Published June 19, 2020 9:43 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD: Individual career counselling (until 30.06.)

Make sure to the advantage of the temporary offer of individual career counselling by The Career Services at UiO. They may help you to learn how to map and communicate your competence, understand your motivation factors, explore your career options and more. https://bit.ly/3dpLcVy

 

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Survey about career development by Stipendiatorganisasjonene i Norge

Stipendiatorganisasjonene i N...

Published June 12, 2020 9:40 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD: User testing of PhD webpages (closes on 19.06.@10am)

Good and easily accessible information is important. Therefore, we are renovating our PhD webpages starting with the application and admission page. We need your help for testing them to make sure we get it right. Do it anonymously or fill in your name and join the competition for three gift cards. https://nettskjema.no/a/usertest6

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Published June 5, 2020 10:00 AM

Attachment: UiODoc Newsletter No. 05 2020-05-29 (.pdf)

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Election of fixed-term academic staff to the University Board 2020

Vote for your favorite representative before 6...

Published May 29, 2020 1:21 PM

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PhD/Postdoc: Researcher career development

The University Library are giving three 90 min seminars for MN researchers on topics that are highly relevant for your career development as a researcher. Reg...

Published May 22, 2020 9:43 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD/Postdoc: Coping with anxiety and productivity in times of crises (29.05.)

Join us for tips on how we can maintain our well-being, keep a sharp and focused mindset and how to best manage ourselves and our time when working from our home office. https://bit.ly/360kH6M

 

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Snakk om: Flipped classroom: et pedagogisk design for en usikker fremtid? (28.05.; in Norwegian)

Bli med oss og snakk om hvordan vi kan flippe hele eller deler av vår undervisning i møte med en digital høst....

Published May 15, 2020 9:01 AM

News from the Faculty

EXTENSIONS (information in Norwegian: https://bit.ly/2LvEYrb)

 

On the need for extension of the PhD fellowship period

The faculty is concerned about working situation of our PhD fellows and delays in their project progression d...

Published May 8, 2020 10:20 AM

Coronavirus

Happy reopening of UiO's buildings

UiO further expands access to the university's buildings following new signals from the Ministry of Education and Research and changes in the infection control rules. https://bit.ly/3dl8v2G

 

Columbia U: Coping with the Stress of a Pandemic: A Me...

Published Apr. 30, 2020 9:58 AM

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Stressful times? Here are a few tips.

Our ability to tolerate stress depends on many factors, including the quality of our relationships and support network, our life experiences, our emotional intelligence, and our genetics. Here are some tips on how to better manage stress. https://bit.ly/3bUw0zm

 

Shut up & write (every weekday from 10-14)

Get some structured writing time with colleagues and the Academic writing centre. h...

Published Apr. 24, 2020 1:04 PM

Dear fellow PhD candidates and PostDocs,

 

We are back with our regular newsletter!

Despite all the corona-comotion, we wish that you could enjoy these unusual Easter holidays in a creative way.

We have used the Easter break to reorganize our internal workflow and to adapt to the situation. As, of course, many of you have as well.

We hope that you are all fine and in good health, both mentally and physically, despite the str...

Published Apr. 24, 2020 11:17 AM

Coronavirus

Uniforum: Dette sliter UiO-ansatte med i koronahverdagenhttps://bit.ly/2Vzxvxm

Science Career: Suffering from COVID-19 anxiety? Here's what you can do. https://bit.ly/2W80S95

Science Career: How early-career scientists are coping with COVID-19 challenges and fears.https://bit.ly/2KsNpD1

 

Occupational Health Service Unit at UiO / Bedriftshelsetjenesten ved UiO...

Published Apr. 17, 2020 10:16 AM

Need-to-know

Restricted access to buildings at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences. Who gets access?

https://www.mn.uio.no/english/about/hse/corona/limited-access.html

 

Take away library

The University Library has opened a limited service where you can collect highly needed material from their printed collections. Information about the service and local variations at the vario...

Published Apr. 3, 2020 9:39 AM

Struggling with isolation? Need someone to talk to? Worried for your colleague(s)? Please contact Linda and Ilan at ForVei, who will gladly offer you council. Send a text message, call or send an email to make an appointment. Remember that you can also use your UiO Zoom account to host meeting rooms with your friends and family.

Ilan: (+47) 97579295, ilanv@mn.uio.no

Linda: (+47) 45262038, lindtsor@mn.uio.no

You can book an appointment here:...

Published Mar. 27, 2020 10:12 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD/Postdoc: MN's virtual writing retreat 2020 (start-up 30.03.; reg.deadline 29.03. @ 18.00 )

The virtual writing retreat is for you to practice your writing, in addition to provid...

Published Mar. 20, 2020 10:06 AM

News from the University and MN Faculty

Election of fixed-term academic staff to the University Board 2020 (nominations by 01.04.)

Nominations must be submitted to the election committee by 1 April, 09:00 AM. http://bit.ly/2WnsWXH

 

Information for staff and students about digital services (email from the University Director 20.03.)

- Overview of technical solutions and educational guides: NO:...

Published Mar. 13, 2020 8:48 AM

News from the Faculty

The PhD and postdoc bulletin will be paused indefinitely as all upcoming events are cancelled due to the coronavirus. Below you find an overview of relevant resources posted in past bulletins this year.

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Published Mar. 6, 2020 8:11 AM

News from the Faculty

Faculty board election

Nils-Jørgen Knudsen Dal, PhD candidate at the Dept of Biosciences, is elected as representative for temporary academic employees at the Faculty Board. First substitute is Luca Eva Gazdag, second substitute is Kristian Breivik Kvamme. Overview of the MN Faculty board: http://bit.ly/32PRp9h

 

Last call: ScienceCareer: Postdoc Career Success Programme 2020 (reg deadline 08.03.)

The Postdoc Career Success Programme is an online programme...

Published Feb. 27, 2020 8:11 PM

News from the Faculty

PhD/Postdoc: Faculty Board Election (closes at noon 03.03.)

The election of representatives for temporary academic employees at the Faculty Board for 2020 is open until 3 March at 12:00 (noon). Read about the four candidates and cast your vote.

Norwegian: https://www.mn.uio.no/om/o...

Published Feb. 21, 2020 9:04 AM

Need-to-know

Ph.d.-podden - episode 1: Hjelp! Jeg har fått en ph.d.-stilling.Hva nå?

I første episode av ph.d.-podden snakker vi om det å være en helt fersk ph.d.-kandidat. Hva er viktig å tenke på i begynnelsen? Hvem kan du få hjelp av? Hvordan kommer man i gang? http://bit.ly/2PcU1sh (også tilgjengelig på Spotify og iTunes)

 

PhD/Postdoc: Life Science Writing Club (26.02.)

Join in for a chance to meet other researchers in the life sciences - and get some writing done! http://bit.ly/38N88MC

 

PhD/Postdoc: PhD Breakfast Club: A...

Published Feb. 14, 2020 10:06 AM

News from the Faculty

PhD/Postdoc: Nomination of temproray employee representative at the Faculty board (deadline 20.02.)

Make sure to nominate your favorite candidate that best represents you and your and your peers at the Faculty board. http://bit.ly/2OskXnp

 

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Shut up & write! (TODAY @ 09-14)

Struggling to find designated writing time? Join the Shut up & write session at the Academic writing centre where you write quietly for 45 min followed by a 15 min joint break (with coff...

Published Feb. 11, 2020 2:01 PM

News from the Faculty

PhD/Postdoc: Nominations of representatives for temporary academic employees at the Faculty Board for 2020 (deadline 20.02.)

Temporary academic employees at the Faculty can propose candidates. Academic employees who are appointed in positions such as PhD candidates, Postdoctoral Fellows, Professor II and in temporary research and teaching positions can stand for election. http://bit.ly/2OskXnp

 

Postdoc: Career Perspectives - strengthening your position for pursuing an academic career (20.04.)

The overall aim of this workshop is to provide you with insight...

Published Jan. 31, 2020 10:08 AM

News from the Faculty

ScienceCareer: Postdoc Career Success Programme 2020 (reg deadline 08.03.)

Postdoctoral fellows and researchers enrolled in this programme will follow 15 online modules spread over seven months, complemented by peer meetings at Blindern, personal advice and mentoring. http://bit.ly/36IBKZF

 

ScienceCareer: Career development workshops

This spring's career...

Published Jan. 24, 2020 9:41 AM

News from the Faculty

Postdoc: Marie Skłodowska-Curie Master Class(13.-15.05.; application deadline 15.03.)

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences runs a Master Class for those applying for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowship Call. Individual Fellowships provide opportunities to the most promising experienced (postdoctoral) researchers of any nationality to acquire and transfer new knowledge, and to work on research and innovation in...

Published Jan. 17, 2020 9:16 AM

News from the Faculty

Postdoc: Workshop: FRIPRO Young Research Talent (28.01.)

Are you applying for FRIPRO-YRT May 2020? Then this workshop is for you. https://bit.ly/35DHWlb

 

PhD: PhD completion seminar (27.02.)

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/...

Published Jan. 14, 2020 8:20 PM

News from the Faculty

Postdoc: Workshop: FRIPRO Young Research Talent (28.01.)

Are you applying for FRIPRO-YRT May 2020? Then this workshop is for you. https://bit.ly/35DHWlb

 

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PhD/Postdoc: Life Science Writing Club (15.01.)

Join in for a chance to meet other researchers in the life sciences - and get some writing done! https://bit.ly/2QFGSJm

 

PhD: Slik får du jobben | CV- og søknadskurs (15.01.; in Norwegian)

Lær hvordan du skriver søknad og CV og hvordan du formidler din kompetanse til arb...