A workshop with a dialogue in many shapes where the perspective of doctoral students, supervisors, deans, governmental authorities, external partners etc. are communicated and discussed.
Who should participate?
Doctoral students, supervisors, directors of doctoral studies, research school coordinators, deans, vice deans, doctoral education administrators, i.e. anybody involved and interested in doctoral education.
Please register (we use the course registration system)
9.00-9.10 Introduction. Facilitator Ann Grubbström
9.10-9.50 Key note presentation (including discussion): Thesis quality in the era of PhD 3.0. Researcher and adviser on PhD education Gab van Winkel, Wageningen University, the Netherlands.
9.50-10.10 How do supervisor and doctoral student together evaluate the student’s ability to fulfill the learning outcomes? Principal supervisor Björn Vinnerås and doctoral student Jenna Senecal
10.10-10.20 Is the public defence of a thesis an examination or a show? Director of Doctoral Studies (VH-faculty) Jan Hultgren
10.20-11.10 Group discussions (including coffee break)
11.10-11.30 How do supervisor and doctoral student together evaluate the student’s ability to fulfill the learning outcomes? Principal supervisor Stefan Gunnarsson and doctoral student Torun Wallgren
11.30-11.40 A doctoral student’s perspective. Doctoral student Maria Karlsson
11.40-11.50 What is real quality in doctoral programmes – is it possible to measure it? Vice-Chancellor Peter Högberg
11.50–12.00 Concluding remarks and information about the afternoon programmes. Facilitator Ann Grubbström
After lunch, Alnarp and Ultuna have separate programmes.
Program in Ultuna
LINK to Live streamed VIDEO click here!
The afternoon program is a collaboration between the two faculties in Uppsala with video links to those sitting outside the campus area, i.e. Skara, Umeå, Alnarp, Lysekil, Drottningsholm, Strömsholm, Flyinge, Wången and other places.
Place: Loftet, Stora salen, Ultuna campus, Uppsala. Live streaming at the web for distance participation.
13.00-13.30 Career planning and stress handling in PhD students at Wageningen University – Gab van Winkel
13.30-13.45 Focus – Forum for career development at SLU – Sofia Cars, Certified Psychologist and Psychotherapist, Länshälsan
13.45-14.00 How to handle stress through different phases of your PhD – Sofia Cars, Länshälsan
14.00-14.45 Coffee and group discussions on three questions
14.45-15.00 Survey and short discussion of group exercises.
Program in Alnarp
Place: Room 107, Alnarpsgården
Gender in Doctoral Supervision: Things to consider
Cecilia Almlöv, Head of unit at the Division of Educational Affairs
Seminar with small group discussions and an opportunity to share experiences.
Umeå had a PhD Day September 28th, see link for information.
Background information : Please see link