PhD programme seminar 2020
This two-day seminar is for PhD candidates enrolled in the MN Faculty's PhD programme throughout 2019. PhD candidates enrolled in 2018 who could not participate in the previous seminar are also welcome.
It will be held at Sundvolden hotel, and all participants are encouraged to spend the night. Transportation and stay are free.
The seminar will be in English. Remember to bring your own device.
Deadline for registering is January 8, 2020
08:15 Meet by the bus Physics building, lower Blindern
08:30 Departure from Blindern
10:00 Welcome Solveig Kristensen, Vice Dean for Research (MN)
Introduction Morten Dæhlen, Dean (MN)
Announcement of the Photo Contest
Self-awareness and collective reflection with Diversity Icebreaker
Ilan Dehli Villanger, Senior Adviser and Coordinator of ForVei (MN)
Linda Therese Sørensen Westgaard, Adviser, ForVei (MN)
Group photo. Lunch
17 UN Sustainable Development Goals
UiO’s climate strategy
Svein Stølen, Rector (UiO)
Counting what counts, and the limitations of counting
Erik Nakkerud, PhD candidate, Department of Psychology (UiO)
Energy and greenhouse gas emissions - global and local
Vebjørn Bakken, Director (UiO:Energy)
Develop a project with the help of experts - From idea to presentation
Project idea (Jørgen Kirksæther, Senior Adviser, MN)
Content (Edina Pozer, Academic Librarian, Science Library)
Design and presentation (Halvor Høen Hval, PhD candidate, Department of Chemistry, Forsker Grand Prix winner)
19:30 Dinner. Mingling
PITCH YOUR PROJECT
09:00 Career opportunities
Jo Døhl, Faculty Director (MN)
Generic competence and transferable skills
Case discussion in groups with feedback
PhD arrangements at the Faculty and at the UiO
Stian Engen, Senior Adviser (MN)
Pellegrino Riccardi, edutainer and communication expert
What do you need most for succeeding?
Group discussion with feedback (Ilan &Linda, MN)
Announcement of the winners of the best photos and the best projects.
Summary and quick evaluation of the seminar
14:40 Departure for Blindern
Photographer at the PhD programme seminar
There will be a photographer present during the seminar. Pictures and videos from the seminar will be used to promote UiO in social media, webpages and other media channels where UiO is the sender. If you do not want your picture taken at the seminar, please let our photographer know at the beginning of the seminar.