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Thursday 23 January 2014

Plenary Session I – Disciplines and their boundaries

Paper Session I

1. Structures

  • Hans-Joachim Bungartz and Michael Klimke, Technical University of Munich, Germany: TUM Graduate School: Advancing intellectual talent, creativity and passion for research
  • Victoria Sarafian, Medical University-Plovdiv, Bulgaria: Challenges of PhD education in Medical University-Plovdiv

2. Form and content

  • Annamaria Silvana de Rosa, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy: Article, book format or both? Shared criteria adopted for the double doctoral thesis format and language in a European/International joint networked PhD programme
  • Kristina Ferkovic, University of Zagreb, Croatia: Coaching the newest generation of interdisciplinarians

3. Skills

  • Sibel Vurgun, Dahlem Research School, Free University of Berlin/UniWiND/ GUAT, Germany: Competence profiles and professional development: A complementary German approach to a competence development framework for early stage researchers
  • Gabriela Chotro, University of the Basque Country, Spain, and Anna Chrostowska, University of Pau and Pays de l’Adour, France: Cross Border Doctorials UPPA-UPV/EHU: the role of interdisciplinary and intercultural cooperation in research as a way to enhance employability

Plenary Session II – The Research Outcome: forms and assessment

Paper Session II

1. Assessment

  • Xavier Gabarrell Durany, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Spain: Internal quality assurance mechanisms of UAB doctoral studies through the PhD assessment procedures 
  • Gab van Winkel, Wageningen University, the Netherlands: Assessing the outcomes of the doctorate – what the thesis can tell us

2. Research skills and integrity

  • Carmen Navarro Aragay, University of Barcelona, Spain: Quality assurance as an approach to promoting research integrity
  • Mehmet Ozturk, Dokuz Eylül University, Turkey: The quality of PhD education 

Friday 24 January 2014

Plenary Session III – Innovation

  • Vera Alaluf, Meditera Group, Turkey 
  • Pierre Batteau, University Aix-Marseille, France   

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