PhD Day 2018

The Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences and the Science Library invite Ph.D. candidates to a day of motivation, inspiration and dissemination.

Program - NEW

Time Title
  PhD Day hosts
Torunn Kjeldstad and Andreas Nakkerud
11:00 Poster session
Poster abstracts
Read more about the poster session
Vote for your favourite poster and get a food ticket for the BBQ!
12:00 Opening
Networking and life after the PhD
Kristin Vinje
12:15 Networking lunch
13:00 You and your PhD identity
What does it mean to be a PhD in our strange times? And what should your PhD study mean to you?
Steven Wilson
13:30 Break
13:40 MusicLab PhDday special
PhD candidate Tejaswinee Kelkar from RITMO (IMV) will perform with voice and sensors - combining music and computers - at our MusicLab PhDday special. 
14:15 Break
14:30 PhD Therapy 
Struggling with imposter syndrome? Lost your motivation? Does your work feel useless? Is your supervisor giving you a hard time? Send your questions to our experts here and get their qualified opinon - and perhaps even a solution to your problems! And remember to post a picture from your PhD life at the MN-faculty on Instagram under the hashtag #phdlifemn and join the photo contest.
Host: Sunniva Rose
Panel: Cathrine Tellefsen, Steven Ray Wilson, Ilan Dehli Villanger, Ann-Cecilie Larsen
15:30 Announcement of poster session and photo contest winners
15:35 BBQ - Get a food ticket when you vote for best poster!
Hamburgers by Elvebredden and pub by Realistforeningen
16:15 The Far Future
Time travel to the far future with Helen Keen from BBC4! How much of your research will be available then?
17:15 A Capella Science
Bohemian Gravity! Entropic Time! More than Birds! Evo Devo! Defining Gravity! Join us in a spectacular talk by the man who has transformed hit music into pure scientific joy - Tim Blais from A Capella Science.
18:00 End

Relevant courses

Make better posters
April 25th at 12:15 - 14:00 in Vilhelm Bjerknes' House, Auditorium 5

Research Data Management
May 30th at 10:15 - 12:00 in Vilhelm Bjerknes' House, Seminar room 123

Breakfast club


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Published Jan. 4, 2018 9:44 AM - Last modified Aug. 26, 2021 9:31 AM