Course Introduction day, Graduate School of Natural Sciences


Course leader: Sututhi Perrananthasivam

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Natural Sciences

Course fee: 0.00 DKK

Status: Course is open for application

Semester: Fall 2024

Application deadline: 15/08/2024

Cancellation deadline: 15/08/2024

Course type: Classroom teaching

Start date: 05/09/2024

Administrator: Sututhi Perrananthasivam

Criteria for participation: Enrolment as or soon to be enrolled as PhD student at Natural Sciences, Aarhus University.

Aim: Introduction event for all newly enrolled PhD students at Natural Sciences, Aarhus University.

The Graduate School of Natural Sciences wishes to welcome all newly enrolled PhD students to the PhD programme by inviting them to an introductory day together with other PhD students enrolled in Spring/Summer 2024. The Introduction day is mandatory for all GSNS students.

The Head of PhD School will welcome and introduce the participants to the PhD school and the PhD study at the Graduate School of Natural Sciences. Thereafter, the participants will:

  • Get a crash course in the PhD planner system
  • Get a presentation on Time Management by Professor Kasper Green Larsen
  • Get an introduction to AUPA – Aarhus University PhD Association

The latter part of the program will be devoted to the theme “Peer Mentoring Groups” and will include:

  • An introduction to the concept “Peer Mentoring Groups” and how to use them successfully

Participants will receive the program of the day approx. two weeks before the Introduction Day takes place. 

Instructors: Head of PhD School, Member of the PhD committee, PhD Partner Sututhi Perrananthasivam and Mathilde Skarum-Johsen, Professor Kasper Green Larsen, PhD Student and member of the PhD Association (AUPA).

Venue: AU Conference Centre, Building 1422, Fredrik Nielsens vej 2, 8000 Aarhus, Preben Hornung Stuen.

Course dates:

  • 05 September 2024 09:45 - 14:45