EUA Council for Doctoral Education

Call for contributions 2020 EUA-CDE Annual Meeting

20 February 2020

The call for contributions is now closed.

We are pleased to invite EUA-CDE members and partners to contribute to the 2020 EUA-CDE Annual Meeting on “The role of doctoral education within Europe’s universities”. The event will be hosted by the University of Manchester in the UK on 24-26 June 2020.

The meeting will reflect on the role doctoral education plays in university practices and strategies. Contributions to this event can be linked to one of the following topics, but are not limited to:

- institutional governance

- institutional profile

- internal and external communication

- infrastructure and data management

- services (career, communication, technological transfer, mental health, etc.)

- participation of early-career researchers in the development of policies and procedures in doctoral schools

Participants presenting a contribution in a parallel session will benefit from one reduced registration fee per presentation but are responsible for their own travel and accommodation expenses. After submitting a contribution, please do not register for the event until the results have been announced. Participants entitled to a reduced registration fee will be asked to register through a separate registration process.

For more information on the types of contributions and to apply, please go to the event webpage, complete the submission form and send it to Ana-Maria Peneoasu at