UNIPED-600 PROGRAMME

Reseach
supervision

Do you supervise PhD students? Do you want to complete a program where you get practical training and theoretical insight into research supervision?

The programme is designed for a process-oriented form of work based on the participants’ needs. After the programme, participants will have acquired basic knowledge, skills and competence in research supervision.

The programme satisfies the requirements UiT sets for its research supervisors.

It is a requirement that you as a participant during the programme period are an active main – or co-supervisor for one or more PhD students.

The programme is offered in both Norwegian and English. Register below to participate in the programme in English. For registration in Norwegian, see the Norwegian website for this programme. 

Deadline for registration: May 15th

DATES FOR GATHERINGS 2022-2023

START-UP SESSIONS AUTUMN 2022

All participants must attende one kick off meeting

  • Start-up session in Tromsø, in Norwegian: October 13th
  • Start-up session online, in English: October 18th
  • Start-up session in Harstad: October 11th (Provided that there are at least 15 participants attending)
  • Start-up session in Narvik: October 20th (Provided that there are at least 15 registered participants attending)
  • Start-up session in Alta: October 24th (Provided that there are at least 15 participants attending)

PROGRAM DAY

Online gathering, November 30th 2022

FACULTY GATHERING

This is a day that is arranged by your own faculty, where you will meet those in charge of supervision as well as other supervisors, to discuss relevant topics on PhD level. THis day is implemented in the spring of 2023. Dates will be announced.

CONCLUDING WORKSHOPS

Workshops in groups, in April and the beginning of March, 2023

PREREQUISITES FOR PARTICIPATION

EMPLOYER

You must have UiT Norway’s Arctic University as your main employer (main position).

SUPERVISOR ROLE

You must be an active main supervisor or co-supervisor for one or more PhD students at the time the programme starts.

PROGRAMME MODEL

What can you expect the programme to include? Here you can see how the programme is structured and what is to be completed during your time as a participant.

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Mandatory participation in the start-up meeting and concluding workshop.

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Work with content and assignments in the online part of the programme.

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Individual and group work with work requirements.

 

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Submission of 3 work requirements for approval (one before and two after Christmas).

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Discussion of programme content with others.

SCOPE: 50-100 HOURS

The scope of the programme is 50 – 100 hours, depending on own work capacity / effort.

REQUIREMENTS FOR IMPLEMENTATION

In order to be approved for participation in the programme, certain requirements must be met.

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PARTICIPATION

You must attend one of the start-up sessions.

 

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WORK REQUIREMENTS

You must submit three work requirements, which must be approved. One work requirement is delivered in mid-December, two are delivered in May.

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SUPERVISING

During the programme period, you must be the main or co-supervisor for a PhD student

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PRESENTATION

You must participate and present reflections on your own practice on a programme day in the spring of 2023