IKOS PhD-program: Semester kick-off/Plan B seminar

Welcome to Kick-off seminar 17 September 2020!

This years kick-off will focus on time and how it is to write a PhD dissertation in the times of Covid-19. If things doesn't get worse, we plan to meet physically in PAM 454.

Tentative Program:

1200-1230 Lunch (something packed, wrapped, and Covid-safe)

1230-1300 Welcome and the lay of the land: Helge tries to sum up what the faculty and UiO is thinking about PhDs and Covid-19.Q and A.

1300-1330 Alternative futures, in academia and elsewhere: Bodhisattva Chattopadhyay, Associate Professor and ERC grant-holder, applies his work on SF to our current predicaments. Q and A.

1330-1400  Interruption, Expansion, Speculation: Nalan Azak, PhD-candidate, discusses her experiences with a PhD course on reinventing your dissertation post Covid-19. Q and A.

1400-1445 Break and group work

1445-1530 Plenary discussion

1530-1600 Planning the IKOS PhD program 2020/2021

We will take all necessary measures to keep the event safe. Please sign up with Kari, kari.andersen@ikos.uio.no ASAP.

We hope to see you all there!

Published Sep. 3, 2020 1:50 PM - Last modified Sep. 10, 2020 9:41 AM