UiB is now administering the Norwegian part of the Peder Sather Center. The center is a collaboration between UC Berkeley and 8 Norwegian research institutions, as well as the Norwegian Research Council. On January 12-13, the center’s Academic Director, Trond Petersen, and Administrative Director, Robert Gleeson, visit UiB. Thus, anyone interested is invited to a presentation of the center, as well as lunch. This is a great way to learn more about center, as well as establish contacts for potential later visits.
Time.: January 12, at 11-12:30. Place. Kollegierommet.
Click here for more information regarding the meeting and how to sign up (in Norwegian).
Click here for more information about Peder Sather Center
Bring and TPS have sent out important information regarding packages and certified mail addressed to UiB from January 1, 2015 and onwards. For more information (in Norwegian) click here.
The Norwegian Research Council has announced government scholarships to China for Norwegian students/young researchers with application deadline 11.02.2015. For more information (in Norwegian) click here.
UiB will arrange pedagogical training for group leaders on January 6-8. The course will give you the chance to discuss and plan your own teaching, hence it is an advantage that several group leaders from the same course participate at the same time. That way they can talk with each other about preparations for the course. For more information (in Norwegian) click here.
Novo Nordisk Foundation has announced funding for young researchers within endocrinology. In total one may be allocated 5 million Danish kroner over a five-year period. For more information click here.
Every semester the University of Bergen organizes a educational course for group leaders (seminar leaders) who will work with teaching during the semester. The course is organized by the Program for university education at the Faculty of Psychology. Location and time: VilVite, Bergen, week 33/35. Registration by e-mail to Kåre Helleve.
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The meeting will take place on Tuesday January 13, at 19:00. Location: Main Auditorium, HUS. For more information (in Norwegian) click here.