MN Faculty PhD Programme Seminar

The overall aim of this seminar is to provide the participants with tools relevant for the doctoral education and insight in future career prospects. It also presents a unique opportunity to meet and engage with your PhD fellows and broaden your social and scientific network.

This two-day seminar is for PhD candidates enrolled in the MN Faculty's PhD programme throughout 2018. It will be held at Holmen Fjordhotell, and all participants are encouraged to spend the night. The stay and transport is free. 

The seminar will be in English. Remember to bring your own device. 

Register here

Deadline for registering was January 10.

Preliminary programme

08:45     Meet by the bus (Physics building, lower Blindern)

09:00     Departure from Blindern

Day I - part I

Welcome and Intro
Finn-Eirik Johansen, Vice Dean of Research (MN)

Diversity Icebreaker
Ilan Dehli Villanger, Senior Adviser and Coordinator of ForVei (MN)
Helene Victoria Haynes, Senior Executive Officer, ForVei (MN) 


Day I - part II

Make Better Posters
Karoline Moe, Senior Academic Librarian, the Science Library
Åsmund H. Eikenes, Senior Lecturer, the Communication section (MN)

Steps to Making Your Presentations More Impactful and Memorable
Shane Colvin, Senior Engineer, Faculty of Educational Science

Cross-Cultural Communication
Pellegrino Riccardi, Edutainer


Social activities

Day II - part I

Forskerforbundet - Know your rights and organize!

Work-Life Balance

Petter Nielsen, Associate Professor (Department of Informatics)

Time Management
Group discussion

Presentation Techniques
Elina Melteig, Communications Adviser (Department of Chemistry)

Science Blogging
Celine Marie Løken Cunen, Postdoctoral Fellow (Department of Mathematics)



Day II - part II

Espen Kallevik, Adviser, the Career Services at the University of Oslo

UiO personal start page
Elina Melteig, Communications Adviser (Department of Chemistry)

Concluding the seminar


16:00 Departure from Holmen Fjordhotell



Organized by the MN Faculty. 



Published Dec. 7, 2018 1:58 PM - Last modified Jan. 15, 2019 3:56 PM