the League of European Research Universities (and Professor of Chemical Engineering at University College London), will talk about modern doctoral education.
June 11th,17h00 Paris time, Web-Conference (in english)“Good Practice Elements in Doctoral Training”
June 18th,17h00 Paris time, Web-Conference (in spanish) “Buenas prácticas en la Formación Doctoral”
He will particularly focus on experience in interdisciplinary doctoral programmes and projects, and on internationalisation of the training through experience, collaboration, and structural change in Universities. The presentations will draw from two LERU papers of which he has lead author:
‘Doctoral education beyond 2010: Training talented researchers for society, published in 2010
‘Good Practice Elements in Doctoral Training’, published in 2014
LERU is an organisation of 21 leading comprehensive research intensive Universities in Europe and between them train more than 12% of all doctoral candidates in Europe. LERU focusses on policy and good practice in research in Europe with the aim of influencing European policy makers’
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