Welcome to 2nd DSU breakfast + annual meeting!

All PhDs are invited to the second Doctoral Student Union breakfast and annual meeting on January 26th 2016, between 09.00-11.00 in room NIA0404 in the Niagara building. The DSU will provide a breakfast and an opportunity to mingle with Ph.D. colleagues. The breakfast and informal mingle will begin at 09.00. From 09.15-10.00, Research Support (Forskarservice) will give a short presentation on how they can help PhDs to apply for grants and there will be an opportunity for questions and discussion on this topic. Our annual meeting will follow this discussion,…

Season’s Greetings with all good wishes for the New Year!

The DSU board wishes you a peaceful Christmas, a relaxing holiday, and a happy and successful New Year. With this message we would also like to highlight some of DSU activities during 2015 and 2016: What to expect for 2016? Remember to mark the date in your calendar; another DSU breakfast is coming on 26th of January!  All PhDs are invited to the second DSU breakfast and annual meeting on January 26th 2016 between 09:00-12:00. Our annual meeting would follow the breakfast event where the DSU board will present its…

SULF – SDF: On being supervised, and on supervising doctoral candidates

Supervision of theses can present challenges to both doctoral candidates and supervisors. Effective communication is vital if all parties are to experience this process as rewarding. Both the doctoral candidate and the supervisor may need support in finding their roles in the supervision relationship so the resulting education and research will be as successful as possible. Source: SULF – SDF: On being supervised, and on supervising doctoral candidates

* DSU Call for nominations for the 2016 DSU Board *

Are you interested in improving  quality of your PhD education at MAH? Do you want to make a positive impact on the university? Do you want to fight for your PhD rights? Then you should join the DSU board!     The DSU is seeking nominations for the 2016 DSU Board. Are you interested in being part of the student union leadership in the upcoming year, or would you like to nominate one of your collegues? The nomination period opens now (November 10, 2015), and ends on the date of the…