Young researcher joins Synapse Lab
Synapse Lab and UiS Business School is pleased to announce the appointment of Austrian Simone Häckl as our new Associate Professor.
The importance of thorough development processes
A new research projects aims to develop new measures for middle school students who struggle with reading. To successfully reach this goal, collaboration with schools and teachers in the project development phase is essential.
Embarrassing conversations may enhance the well-being and motivation of teens
Talking with their classmates about topics that are relevant to their everyday life, can give teenagers a sense of belonging and contribute to increased well-being and motivation in school.
PhD course: PHD416 Randomized controlled trials in the social sciences
PhD students have the opportunity to attend this course, led by Professor Eric Bettinger from Stanford University. One of the world’s foremost experts on RCTs, professor Bettinger is also known as an outstanding lecturer.
A successful first Ph.D. course on randomized controlled trials
– This course is useful for anybody interested in experimental design, says Ph.D.-student Dominik Stelzeneder.
Life skills research receives 20 million in funding
The research project “Resilient” aims to increase well-being and motivation among lower secondary school pupils. The project has received 20 million kroner from the Research Council of Norway.
Inspired by the Greek sunapsis, Synapse Lab connects researchers from different disciplines and creates mutually beneficial collaborations between researchers and educators, businesses and organizations.