Published Feb. 6, 2019 11:09 AM

Time: February 6 at 14.00-15.30

Place: Vilhelm Bjerknes' hus: aud. 1

Remember today's informational meeting on the Faculty's career development programmes for our early career researchers (PhD candidates, postdoctoral fellows and researchers with a PhD).


Published Jan. 25, 2019 11:55 AM

There is still space left in our PhD course on "Innovation and Intellectual Property Rights"  from February 14 until April 4. The course mainly targets students in science and technology fields but will be of interest to students from any domain who want to learn more about innovation, entrepreneurship, business models and how to commercialize ideas based on their own research. You can learn more about this course in the attached description. Seminar outline can be found here. Sign up within Feb 1st! :

Published Jan. 25, 2019 9:45 AM

The goal of a postdoctoral researcher position is to provide the candidates with enhanced skills to pursue a scientific top position within or beyond academia. To promote a strategic career path, the MN Faculty has introduced a mandatory professional development plan for all postdoctoral research fellows.

Published Jan. 21, 2019 2:53 PM

Time: May 8-10th

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences is launching a Master Class for those applying for the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA) Individual Fellowship Call 2019. Read more here

Published Jan. 15, 2019 8:07 AM

Read more and register here.

Welcome to Young talents 2019. At this seminar, PhD candidates, postdocs and Master´s students in life sciences at UiO and NMBU have the opportunity to create networks outside academia.

The event was organized for the first time in 2018. The response was overwhelming and it was fully booked in a short time.

Make sure you get place in 2019!

See the programme:

The registration form opens on this web page Tuesday 15 January at 8.00 AM.

Then the event will also be published on Facebook:

The seminar consists of three parts:

• 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM: An inspirational talk and short in...

Published Jan. 10, 2019 11:01 AM

Time: Friday January 11 at 9-11
Place: Niels Henrik Abels hus, room 209

Is writing on your to-do-list? The Science Library now hosts a writing lab after the model "Shut up and write". Get together with other PhD-candidates from the MN-faculty and get started with 45-minutes work sessions times two. 

Bring your own laptop.

Coffee and something sweet will be served.

Published Dec. 3, 2018 3:26 PM

Time: January 8-11
Place: University Library of Oslo

The Research Bazaar is a worldwide festival for researchers, by researchers, aimed to help make research faster, smarter and better. The focus is on digital skills and tools important for modern-day research. The target audience is PhD candidates, young researchers and students but the event will be open for anyone interested. See the full programme here

Published Nov. 21, 2018 8:29 AM

Application deadline: Janaury 3 2019

The status as a visiting PhD candidate gives you the possibility to follow the education and take examination in one or several courses for one semester. Read more and apply here

Published Nov. 15, 2018 10:21 AM

Time: Nov. 22, 2018 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Place: Georg Sverdrups hus: Grupperom 4

Join us for a free breakfast and hear science writer Åsmund H. Eikenes present three hands-on exercises to clarify the main point, plan for a compelling story and create an engaging visual hierarchy in your next poster. Read more and register here

Published Nov. 7, 2018 8:47 AM

Time: November 16 at 09:00-16:00
Place: Helga Engs hus

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences want to invite our PhD candidates, postdoctoral fellows and researchers to a full day seminar on Career options. With this seminar, we want to guide you in the academic and non-academic career opportunities. We also want to point out the value of a networking, the differences in a CV depending on where you apply for your next job and hear some personal stories on how to manage the work-life balance. There will be a free lunch and the opportunity for mingling and snacks after the seminar....

Published Nov. 6, 2018 7:53 AM

Time: November 20 at 10:00-16:00
Place: Oslo Science Park

How do you communicate and present your research? We invite you as PhD/PostDoc to a six-hour training session on verbal- and non-verbal presentation techniques, introduction to storytelling, and two training sessions to enhance your presentation skills. Read more and register here

Published Nov. 5, 2018 11:50 AM

Time: November 13 at 10:00-12:30
Place: Georg Sverdrups hus: stort møterom

The aim of this workshop is to give the participants insight on the codes and social norms of the Norwegian working environment, as well as its basic values like equality, work-life balance and compromise. The target group is international researchers and staff at UiO who have recently arrived in Norway and Norwegian staff who works closely with international Staff.

Published Nov. 5, 2018 9:51 AM

Application deadline: 1 December 2018

Academic employees, post docs and PhD students at UiO within the life sciences can apply for support to strengthen the collaboration with international research environments.  

Published Nov. 5, 2018 9:47 AM

Application deadline: 15 November 2018

Are you a scientist working on health-related topics in the life science domain? Do you have an idea for a new solution or technology with innovation potential, but need help to take the next steps? Why not let the new two-year SPARK Norway programme at UiO help you!

Published Nov. 1, 2018 3:08 PM

Dato: 6. desember
Sted: Clarion Collection Hotel Gabelshus, Oslo

Forskerforbundet inviterer til dagsseminar for postdoktorer.

Published Oct. 23, 2018 3:18 PM

Tid: 06.12. kl. 10:00-16:00
Sted: Clarion Collection Hotel Gabelshus, Oslo

Forskerforbundet inviterer til et dagsseminar for postdoktorer, torsdag 6. desember 2018 på Hotel Gabelshus i Oslo. Seminaret er rettet mot postdoktorer i hele landet, og er åpent også for deg som ikke er medlem av Forskerforbundet. Les mer og registrer deg her

Published Oct. 19, 2018 8:53 AM

(Deadline 31.10.) UiODoc invite doctoral candidates from all Faculties to contribute in the planning of the 2019 PhD Breakfast Club seminars (see attached flyer). Report your interest to

Published Oct. 19, 2018 8:50 AM

Time: 29.10. at 09:30-15:00
Place: Kristine Bonnevies hus, Bikuen (Nucleus)

(Deadline 24.10.) A full day seminar for PhD candidates in their final period of the doctoral education, supporting them in writing the press release, preparing for and executing the trial lecture and defence.

Published Oct. 19, 2018 8:45 AM

Time: 16.11. at 09:00-16:00
Place: Helga Engs hus, aud. 1

(Deadline 08.11.) A full day seminar aiming at providing you with insight in your career opportunities within and beyond academic research.

Published Oct. 18, 2018 1:27 PM

Time: tonight from 17:00
Place: Georg Sverdrups hus (University libray)

There's writing tips for PhD candidates in life sciences, drop-in help, lecture on crafting an argument for the discussion in your paper, writing workshop and more.

Published Oct. 10, 2018 9:47 AM

Peer reviewing is a great way to develop your own academic writing skills and critical way of thinking. It is also important when building your CV for an academic career. It can be, however, quite time consuming. Here is one method for effectively peer reviewing papers published in the Nature career column.

Published Oct. 9, 2018 12:25 PM

Tid: 25. oktober kl. 18:00-20:00
Sted: Litteraturhuset i Oslo, Wegelandsalen
Påmeldingsfrist: 14.10.

Forskerforbundet ved Oslo universitetssykehus (OUS) inviterer til debattmøte om karriereveier for vitenskapelig ansatte. Det er en samfunnsutfordring at mange tar høyere utdanning, men det finnes få faste stillinger når man er ferdig utdannet. Usikkert arbeidsliv gjør det vanskelig å rekruttere yngre forskere.

Les mer og registerer deg her

Published Oct. 1, 2018 8:00 AM

Application deadline: November 5

The Communications journals (Biology, Chemistry and Physics) are pleased to introduce their first travel grants for early career researchers. Travel grants are only available to researchers who do not have funds available to travel.

Read more and apply.

Published Sep. 30, 2018 7:48 PM

Time: 18.10. 17:00-23:59
Place: University Library in Georg Sverdrup's house

At Writers' night you are welcome to spend time at the University Library until midnight. There will be drop-in help, workshops and lectures. Read more and register.

Published Sep. 30, 2018 7:46 PM

Time: 19.10. 15:00-23:55

All employees at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, the Science Library and the Museum of Natural History are invited to the party Real Moro 2018. Read more and register.