Annual gathering 26.03.15

Annual gathering for PhD-candidates

26th March 2015 at Marg og Bein, Fosswinckelsgate 18 (former Hanne på Høyden, 2nd floor)


8.45: Coffee and snacks

9.00 – 9.15: Welcome. PhD-committee leader Marte Knag Fylkesnes

9.15 – 10.00: Supervising students as a PhD-candidate. Professor Arild Raaheim, Department of Education, UiB.

10.00 – 10.15: Coffee break

10.15 – 11.00: Writers block? How to address challenges when producing scientific texts. Professor emeritus Olga Dysthe, Department of Education, UiB

11.00 -11.15: Coffee break

11.15 – 12.00:  The use of social media in the dissemination of research (twitter, instagram, facebook etc). Senior Executive Officer Walther Wehus, Communication Division, UiB.

12.00 – 13.00: Lunch

13.15 – 14.00: How can researchers effectively convey scientific knowledge outside the academic community? Senior Executive Officer Tove Kolset, Norwegian Institute of Public Health (Folkehelseinstituttet).

14.00-14.15: Coffee break

14.15 – 15.00: The popular scientific publication – guidelines and examples from Ph.Ds. Formal guidelines – Helen Green. Newspaper article – Mette Senneseth. Blog – May Aasebø Hauken.

15.30 –>: Social gathering at Don Pippo, Christiesgt. 11. Some food included.

Feel free to participate only parts of the day. However, we need to know how many will be attending lunch and social gathering.

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