Monthly Archives: March 2018

Annual Gathering 2018

The 16th of March 2018 the annual gathering for PhD-candidates at the Faculty of Psychology was held at Grand Hotel Terminus. The annual gathering is organized by PsykSTIP and is an academic and social gathering for PhD-candidates. If you missed the presentations or want to revisit them,  you can find the links here.

Annual gathering for PhD-candidates

8.45: Coffee and snacks

9.00 – 9.10: Welcome / Ph.D.-committee leader Kari Wik Ågotnes

PsykSTIP during the welcome

9.10 – 9.40Empowerment in self-compassion /  Vivian Woodfin

PhD-candidate Vivian Woodfin reveals the secrets
of self-compassion

9.40 – 10.00Coffee break

10.00 – 10.45Workshop: Supervision – the good, the bad and the ugly /  Kari Wik Ågotnes and Øyvind Wiik Halvorsen

Participants discussing supervision during the

10.45 – 11.30Panel debate on supervision / Robert Murison (IBMP), Ståle Pallesen (ISP), Per Einar Binder (IKP), Marguerite Daniel (HEMIL), Gunn Søreide (IPED). Debate leader: Øyvind Wiik Halvorsen

Panel debate

11.30 – 12.30LUNCH

12.30 – 13.10How do you cope when the PhD-Committee first says “NO”? /  Karianne Therese Westrheim and Morten Kronstad

Kari Hagatun presented a skype conversation
from Kariane Therese Westrheim (supervisor)
and Øyvind Wiik Halvorsen performed answers
from Morten Kronstad (candidate)

13.10 – 14.00: Getting inside the head of a journal editor /  Maurice Mittelmark

Random picture of participants listening to
something (the photographer was to busy listening
to Maurice to remember to take a picture of him)

14.00 – 14.15Coffee break

14.15 – 14.50Being a PhD now and then – what has changed? / Norman Anderssen and Olin Blaalid Oldeide. Moderator: Eirin Kolberg

Eirin Kolberg asks Olin and Norman some questions

14.50 – 15.00: PhD courses this spring /  Isabella Kusztrits

18.30 – >Social gathering at Bergtatt


PsykStip would like to thank everyone who presented and participated at the Annual Gathering.