Supervisor workshop for aspiring supervisors

This course aims to prepare young researchers to be supervisors either at an early supervisor stage or before entering the role, and is tailored for young researchers in biotechnology.

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Registration deadline: 2 April 2022

This three-day intensive course aims to prepare young researchers to be supervisors either at an early supervisor stage or before entering the role. It is tailored for young researchers in biotechnology and will consist of lectures, group work, and discussions. The course is organized by the Digital Life Norway Research School.

Tentative program

 

Wednesday, 4th of May

10:30                   Arrival from Værnes by bus 

11:00 – 12:30     Lunch

12:30 – 13:30     Welcome and reflection on experiences from good practice 

13:30 – 13:45     Break

13:45 – 15:15     The supervisor role and relationship

15:15 – 16:00     Break

16:00 – 17:30     Prof. Tone Frost Bathen, Dr. Menno Oudhoff on their experience as supervisors

18:00 – 20:00     Dinner

 

Thursday, 5th of May

08:00 – 09:00     Breakfast

09:00 – 10:15     Mental health and stress management

10:15 – 10:30     Break: coffee/tea + fruits

10:30 – 12:00     How to handle conflict

12:00 – 13:30     Lunch

13:30 – 14:45     Managing the project

14:45 – 16:00     Break. Walk & Talk

16:00 – 17:30     Active listening – the most important communication tool

18:00 – 20:00     Dinner

 

Friday, 6th of May

08:00 – 09:00     Breakfast

09:00 – 10:15     Aligning expectations

10:15 – 10:30     Break

10:30 – 12:00     How to give constructive feedback that promotes independence

12:00 – 13:30     Lunch

13:30 – 14:30     Team supervision and ‘orchestration’ of the PhD project

14:30 – 14:45     Wrap up of the workshop

15:00                   Bus departure to Værnes

 

Speakers

  • Main speaker Dr. Mirjam Godskesen has her expertise in PhD supervision, PhD coaching and academic writing processes.
  • Dr. Menno Oudhoff is a group leader at the Centre of Molecular Inflammation Research at NTNU in Trondheim. He started as a group leader in 2016 and is part of the Outstanding Academic Fellows Programme. His research focuses on cellular and molecular mechanisms that control infection, regeneration, and inflammation at mucosal surfaces. 
  • Prof. Tone Frost Bathen is head of The MR Cancer Group and is project leader of PROVIZ project that aims to develop AI-based software to identify prostate cancer in MR images, and which is part of the multidisciplinary research projects within the Centre for Digital Life Norway

Contact

Rosalie Zwiggelaar

Published Nov. 9, 2021 11:42 AM - Last modified Jan. 14, 2022 12:14 PM