New PhD students
Info meeting

Service: Information meeting for new PhD candidates

All new PhD candidates and their supervisors are encouraged to join the information meeting, by registration. The meeting will answer many questions related to the PhD education at NMBU.

Date: 7 March 2019 at 09:15-12:00, followed by a light lunch in the Economy Building (canteen).  The full article text shows the content of the meeting.

Info meeting

This meeting is an opportunity for all new PhD candidates (and also for those who are not so new if they would like to join) to get condensed information and to be introduced to representatives from the Library, HR Department, the Student Information Centre, the Society of Doctoral Candidates “SoDoC”, the Career Center and the Research Support Office.

Time: Thursday 7 March 2019 at 09:15-12:00.
A light lunch will be served to those who are registered for the meeting from 12:00, in the Economy Building canteen.

Place: Board Room on the first floor of the Circus building (2. etg), campus Ås. Click on this link to find map.

Registration prior to the meeting:
All participants have to register to the meeting, by using the link to register.

The programme will include:

  • Overview on NMBU PhD programmes, regulations, web pages, contacts
  • Rights and duties as PhD student (candidate) / employee
  • Frequently asked questions at Student Information Centre (SIT)
  • Plan your research, data, writing and publicising
  • Plan your education - courses, research schools, international mobility, conferences
  • Plan your career
  • Academic writing skills
  • The University Library services
  • The Society of Doctoral candidates at NMBU (SoDoC)
  • Practical everyday ethics
  • Can research lead to innovation?

Hope to see you there!

Best regards,
Research Support Office


Information meeting for recently admitted PhD candidates


Expectations between candidates and supervisors


Presentations from the meeting




Solveig Fossum-Raunehaug,
    Research Support   Office

Overview on NMBU PhD programmes,   regulations, web pages, contacts

Kari Moxnes,
    Research Support   Office  

Rights and duties as a PhD fellow

Turid Indrebø,
   Human Resources

Frequently asked questions at the Student information centre (SiT)

Vilma Bischof,
    Student   Information Centre (SiT)

Plan your research

Solveig Fossum-Raunehaug,
    Research Support   Office



Plan your education

Kari Moxnes,
    Research Support Office

Academic writing for PhDs

Hedvig Hoel Bjørge,
    The Writing Centre

The University Library services

Sissel Grønseth and Linn Benjaminsen   Hølvold, University Library

Society of Doctoral candidates at   NMBU, SoDoC

Sara Gaber Mohamed,

Plan your career

Tone-Line Fiane,
    The Career Centre

From research to innovation?

Mari Augensen,
    Research Support   Office

Everyday ethics for PhDs

Anna Lewandowska-Sabat,
    Research Support   Office

Light lunch

The Economy Building canteen



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Published 3. February 2015 - 14:26 - Updated 25. October 2018 - 14:08

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