The Humanities, Social Sciences and Law Faculties are organizing a welcome day for PhD students where various aspects of the PhD program will be discussed. This day is particularly for newly admitted PhD students, but all PhD students are welcome. The Welcome Day is compulsory for PhD students at the Humanities and Social Science faculties. 

Register before September 9th 


09.00 Coffe

09.30 A piece of advice – Hans Hayden, Deputy Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, Astri Muren, Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences & Jessika van der Sluijs, Dean of the Faculty of Law

09.50 The Directors of Education at the Humanities, Social Sciences and Faculty of Law

10.10 Rules and regulations for PhD studies - the Directors of Education at the Humanities, Social Sciences and Faculty of Law

10.30 PhD Student representative and the services for PhD students – David Rynell Åhlén, Stockholm University Student Union

10.50 Pause

11.05 You don’t know what you don’t know - Natasha Webster, PhD

11.40 Research Support and Research Integrity – Gunilla Allstig and Jonas Åkerman, Research Support Office

12.00 Lunch

13.00 Scientists and media meeting each other - Anna-Karin Landin and Karin Tjulin, Press Office

13.30 Library support for PhD students – Sofie Wennström, Stockholm University Library

13.50 Tools for visual identity – Scientific poster – Helle Ambrén, Communications Department

14.00 Coffe

14.15 The Mystery of Supervision – Klara Bolander Laksov, Department of Education

14.45 PhD student and Working Environment – Karin Steffensen, Cecilia Strandman and Nina Vettergren, Human Resources Office

15.30 Questions / Evaluation

16.00 Closure



Reply no later than September 9th

Registration is binding. Absence will result in a cancellation fee invoice to the department.

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