EUA Council for Doctoral Education

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  • Jul. 09
    Member and partner news University Rovira i Virgili launches a new call for 77 predoctoral research contracts through the Martí i Franquès programme

    University Rovira i Virgili  has announced a call for applications for trainee predoctoral research contracts funded by the Martí i Franquès programme. It is the ninth edition of the call, which is offering 77 new contracts in various areas of knowledge for people who want to do a doctoral degree. Deadline for applications: 2 September 2019. For more information, please check this  webpage. If

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  • Jul. 04
    EUA-CDE news CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: Yebo! Project “PhD portal”

    The European University Association (EUA) is a partner in the Yebo! project. We invite European universities to share relevant opportunities available for South African doctoral candidates as contributions towards the development of an online Yebo! portal. About the project The Yebo! project is focused on developing the internationalisation of doctoral education in South African universities,

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  • May. 15
    EUA-CDE news Call for application for a new member of the EUA-CDE Steering Committee

    The EUA Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) is looking to fill one vacant Steering Committee position. The EUA-CDE Steering Committee meets three to four times a year; it prepares and implements the EUA-CDE work programme together with the secretariat and advises on topics of interest and future activities. The EUA Board will establish a Nominations Committee. It will be the

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  • Apr. 26
    EUA-CDE news CALL FOR TRAINERS: Yebo! Project Workshop

    Deadline: 17 May 2019 CALL FOR TRAINERS: Yebo! Project Workshop As part of the Yebo! project on the internationalization of doctoral studies, EUA is opening a call for trainers for the 3rd Yebo! training on “Developing a toolbox for managing international collaborative Phd programmes”. The training session will be hosted by the University of Cape Town and the University of Stellenbosch from

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  • Feb. 11
    EUA-CDE news Hosts for EUA-CDE events in 2020

    Hosts for EUA-CDE events in 2020 We are delighted to announce the hosts for EUA-CDE events in 2020. The following universities have been selected: - The 13th Thematic Workshop on 23 and 24 January 2020 will be hosted by Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University in Georgia - The 13th Annual Meeting from 24 to 26 June 2020  will be hosted by the University of Manchester in the UK We

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  • Jan. 28
    EUA-CDE news EUA-CDE published a new report: Doctoral education in Europe today: approaches and institutional structures

    Survey Authors: Alexander Hasgall, Bregt Saenen, Lidia Borrell-Damian. Co-authors: Freek Van Deynze, Marco Seeber, Jeroen Huisman EUA-CDE just published a report presenting the results of an extensive and unique study on the state of play of doctoral education in Europe. Offering findings gathered from more than 300 institutions across Europe, it provides an overview of the deep transformation

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  • Jan. 28
    EUA-CDE news IUA published the Irish Survey of Student Engagement for Postgraduate Research Students

    The Irish Survey of Student Engagement for Postgraduate Research Students (ISSE-PGR) report provides details of the first national activity to comprehensively seek the views of postgraduate research students enrolled in Irish higher education institutions. As such, it represents a significant milestone for this important community of students and associated staff. It builds on the extensive work

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  • Dec. 03
    EUA-CDE news EUA-CDE Thematic Peer Group “Career Development and Tracking in Doctoral Education”

    Thematic Peer Groups (TPGs) organised by the EUA Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) provide participating member universities with an opportunity for mutual learning on selected topics. They contribute to a common knowledge base on doctoral education structures, policies and practices in Europe.  This TPG on career development and tracking will focus on the collection and usage of career

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  • Jul. 12
    EUA-CDE news EUA-CDE hosts session at ESOF 2018

    The European University Association’s Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) is proud to host a parallel session during the EuroScience Open Forum (ESOF) 2018. This year’s Forum is taking place from 9 to 14 July in Toulouse, France. The parallel session asks if Open Science improves the career prospects of early-stage researchers, paying attention to the specific challenges and benefits this

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  • Jun. 13
    EUA-CDE news EUA-CDE Annual Meeting: excellence through diversity in doctoral education

    The EUA Council for Doctoral Education (EUA-CDE) brought together 225 participants on 7 and 8 June to discuss excellence through diversity in doctoral education. Hosted by the University of Ljubljana, exchanges on this topic were held against the background of an ever more international higher education landscape. After a welcome address by Maja Makovec Brenčič, Slovenian Minister of Education,

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  • Apr. 27
    EUA-CDE news Hosts for EUA-CDE events in 2019

    We are delighted to announce the hosts for EUA-CDE events in 2019. The following universities have been selected: - The 12th Thematic Workshop on 17 and 18 January 2019 will be hosted by VU University Amsterdam in the Netherlands - The 12th Annual Meeting on 13 and 14 June 2019 will be hosted by University of Brescia in Italy We kindly invite you to save the date for these events. To receive

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  • Mar. 01
    EUA-CDE news Two new members on the EUA-CDE Steering Committee

    On its meeting held on 25 January, the EUA Board confirmed two new members for the EUA-CDE Steering Committee. Barbara Dooley, Dean of Graduate Studies and Deputy Registrar, University College Dublin and Pablo Biscari, Dean of the Doctoral School, Polytechnic University of Milan will start their term on 1 March 2018. The new members replace Mary McNamara, Dublin Institute of Technology and

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