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Cultivating the Academic Art and Craft: Methodology and Writing

Program PROFRES gathering 9-12 March 2020 – week 11

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Monday 9 March Thesis seminar and Work in Progress

The Thesis seminar, Work in Progress and Candidate's corner are reserved for PROFRES candidates and researchers. Supervisors from University of Stavanger are invited to attend if their candidates present texts.

Time

Activity

Place/room

09.00-09.30

Welcome!

Rector Klaus Mohn, UiS

Director of PROFRES Birgitta Haga Gripsrud, UiS

Dataverkstedet, 2nd floor Kjølv Egelands hus

09.30 – 10.30

 

What characterizes a good PhD thesis? On methdodological coherence in qualitative research.

Keynote: Associate Professor Turid Rødne, UiS

Dataverkstedet, 2nd floor Kjølv Egelands hus

10.30 – 10.45

Break

 

10.45 – 12.00

Thesis seminar (norsk, engelsk) cont.

Keynote: Associate Professor Turid Rødne, UiS

Dataverkstedet, 2nd floor Kjølv Egelands hus

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

Optimisten student café – Kjølv Egelands hus

13.00 – 16.00

Work in Progress (norsk, engelsk)

 

Coffee and cake is served at 14.30 at Dataverkstedet

 

KE C-283

Dataverkstedet

Studieverkstedet

KE C-281

KE A-253

16.15 – 17.30

Candidate’s corner: "Surviving a PhD study" (norsk / engelsk)

Organized by and for PROFRES candidates

KA U-139

 

19.00 -

Dinner with guided tour

NB! Wear warm outerwear.

You are free to make your own way to the restaurant, or meet in the hotel lobby for a joint departure at 6.45 pm (15 minute walk).

Jernaldergården, Madlamarkveien 152

 

Tuesday 10 March Academic practice: The writing process

Academic practice is reserved for PROFRES candidates and researchers.

Time

Activity

Place / room

09.00 – 12.00

Writing with joy - a hands-on course on the role of writing in the PhD process

Keynote: Associate Professor Charlotte Wegener, Aalborg University, Denmark

 

Language: Introduction in English, but everyone writes in their preferred language

Breaks are added along the way

Dataverkstedet, 2nd floor Kjølv Egeland's house

 

 

12.00 – 13.00

Lunch

Optimisten student café - Kjølv Egelands hus

13.00 – 16.00

Writing with joy cont.

Keynote: Associate Professor Charlotte Wegener, Aalborg University, Denmark

 

Coffe and cake is served at 14.30

Dataverkstedet, 2nd floor Kjølv Egeland's house

17.00 – 18.00

Forskersalong 

Ad hoc dialogue groups based on candidates own interests

Ydalir campus hotel

 

Wednesday 11 March On creativity and methodology

Time

Activity

Place/room

09.00 – 09.30

 

Introduction

Director of PROFRES Birgitta Haga Gripsrud

KA AUD052

09.30 – 10.15

The story of creativity in research

Keynote: Dr. Helen Kara, independent researcher, UK

KA AUD052

10.15 – 10.30

Break

 

10.30 – 11.15

The story of creativity in research cont.

Keynote: Dr. Helen Kara, independent researcher, UK

KA AUD052

11.30 – 12.30

Myldresesjon

Group work based on lecture themes

(norsk, engelsk)

 

KA AUD052     

KA U-043

KA U-048         

KA GR-032

KA GR-033

12.30 – 13.30

Lunch

Entusiasten student café – Kjell Arholms hus

13.30– 14.30

The insanely important methods section

Keynote: Prof. Jo Røislien, UiS

KA AUD052

14.30 – 15.00

Coffee and cake

 

15.00 – 16.00

Myldresesjon

Group work based on lecture themes

(norsk, engelsk)

KA AUD052     

KA U-043

KA U-048         

KA GR-032

KA GR-033

18.30 -

PROFRES Dinner

Matmagasinet

Niels Juels gate 50, Stavanger city center

Transportation will be organized from the hotel to the restaurant. Meet in the hotel lobby for departure at 6.15 pm.

 

Thursday 12 March  Forskerverksted / Hands-on workshops

Time

Activity and room

Information

08.30 – 11.30

Parallelle forskerverksted / Parallel hands on workshops:

  1. Challenges in synthesizing qualitative studies w/ Professor Terese Bondas, UiS and Associate Professor Maria Strandås, Nord                  Room: KE C-283
  2. Creative approaches to data analysis w/ Dr. Helen Kara, independent researcher, UK  Room: Studieverkstedet
  3. Analyseprosesser ved bruk av NVivo, dataprogram for kvalitativ analyse v/ førsteamanuensis Marieke Bruin, UiS                          Room: KE A-263
  4. Å forske på eget felt v/ førsteamanuensis Charlotte Wegener, Aalborg Universitet Rom: KE A-253
  5. Data-interpretation and producing a multi-layered text in your thesis v/ professor Linda Lundgaard Andersen,RUC                  Room: Dataverkstedet

 

Registration, submission of material in advance. Deadline: March 1st.

Follow the links for descriptions of the workshops.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

11.45 – 12.15

Summing up

Director of PROFRES Birgitta Haga Gripsrud, UiS

Dataverkstedet

12.15 -

Lunch – grab and go

Optimisten student café - Kjølv Egelands hus

 

PROFRES PhD Course: 

Those candidates who wish can sign on to get ECTS-credits for taking part in a three-day course consisting of lectures, workshops and a written assignment.

See course description (PDF)