Course Introduction Day, Graduate School of Natural Sciences (mandatory)

ECTS: 0

Course leader: Mie Meulengracht Christensen

Language: English

Graduate school: Faculty of Natural Sciences

Course fee: 0.00 DKK

Status: Course is finished

Semester: Spring 2022

Application deadline: 03/03/2022

Start date: 17/03/2022

Administrator: Thilde Møller Risgaard

Criteria for participation

Enrolment as or soon to be enroled as PhD student at Natural Sciences, Aarhus University

NB!

All students are placed on a waiting list until we reach application deadline

The Introduction Day is being offered by the Graduate School of Natural Sciences/GSNS and Graduate School of Technical Sciences/GSTS, Aarhus University, spring 2022.

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 winter 2021/2022. The Introduction day is mandatory for all GSNS students

Head of PhD School David Lundbek Egholm 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 good advice on being a career wise researcher
  • Get an introduction to AUPA – Aarhus University PhD Association


The latter part of the program will be devoted to the theme “research integrity” and will include:

  • A workshop on responsible conduct of research
  • An introduction to data management and fair data

In connection with the topic ‘responsible conduct of research’ participants will need to complete an online Epigeum Course before taking part in the Introduction Day. Participants will receive the program of the day and information on how to complete the online course two weeks before the Introduction day takes place. Please set aside time to complete the online course (approximately 5-6 hours).

Instructors: Head of PhD School David Lundbek Egholm, PhD Partner Liselotte K. Heller, representative from the PhD Career and Junior Researcher unit, PhD Student and member of the PhD Association Mario Javier Rincón, Alexandra Fogtmann-Schulz from the Royal Danish Library and Kristian H. Nielsen from Centre for Science Studies at Aarhus University.

Venue: AU, Conference Centre, Fredrik Nielsens Vej 4, 8000 Aarhus C.

Course dates:

  • 17 March 2022 09:00 - 14:30