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 theRead more
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
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 transformationRead more
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 workRead more
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 careerRead more
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 thisRead more
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,Read more
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
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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 andRead more