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PhD courses and seminars

Upcoming 5 days

24 Oct.
Time and place: Oct. 24, 2017 2:15 PM - 4:00 PM, Helga Eng Building, computer room 241

For recently appointed PhD fellows, ILOS: learn to plan and edit your personal webpages.

26 Oct.
Time and place: Oct. 26, 2017 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM, ILOS conference room 11th floor

Please sign up here by 22 October.

27 Oct.
Time and place: Oct. 27, 2017 9:15 AM - 12:00 PM, Meeting room 489, the P.A. Munch building (4th floor)

ILOS runs the thesis seminars for PhD fellows in area studies. PhD fellows from other departments at the Faculty of Humanities working within area studies are welcome to participate in these seminars.

Please sign up here by the end of 20 October.

Guidelines - monograph or article-based thesis

Further upcoming events

Time and place: Nov. 3, 2017 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM, Sophus Bugges hus: Auditorium 3

Interdisciplinary graduate conference investigating how portrayals in history, media, literature, and the arts affect our understandings of gender.

All talks are open to the public. No need to register in advance. Coffee and refreshments will be served.

Keynote speaker: Professor Griselda Pollock  (University of Leeds, UK)

Time and place: Nov. 8, 2017 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM, 12th floor Niels Treschow

Academic writing in English with Gjertrud Stenbrenden (ILOS). For PhD fellows at ILOS, ILN and Ibsen. Seminar series: 6 Sept, 18 Oct, 8 Nov, 6 Dec.

8 Nov: Ways of arguing

  • how to write an engaging introduction
  • how to present arguments for/against sth.
  • how to present data clearly
Time and place: Nov. 9, 2017 9:00 AM - Nov. 10, 2017 4:00 PM, 12th floor Niels Treschow building

For new PhD candidates at the Faculty of Humanities. The seminar is compulsory and counts as 2 ECTS credit. Register by Sept 29.

Time and place: Nov. 9, 2017 9:00 AM - Nov. 10, 2017 4:00 PM, 12th floor, Niels Treschows hus

The seminar is compulsory. Deadline for enrollment: September 29

Time: Nov. 15, 2017 9:00 AM - Nov. 17, 2017 2:00 PM

We invite PhDs in history/cultural history at Norwegian institutions to a workshop in Paris, Centre Universitaire de Norvège à Paris, CUNP,  November 15th - 17th, with the topic "Historicizing the Contemporary".

Application: Deadline September 20. The application should include the title of the PhD project and a brief abstract - no more than half a page. Notice of acceptance by September 25. Deadline for complete papers (max 20 pages), October 15, which then will be pre-circulated among all participants.

Costs: No course fee. Hotel rooms for three nights, lunches and dinners are covered by the organizers. Travels are paid and booked by the participants.