This is your chance to choose who will represent you as a PhD student in the Student Union THS. If you are a THS member, you can still vote, but there is only a few days left to vote in the union election. You can vote until 14th of April. Don’t forget to VOTE!! 😉
We are celebrating PhD Chapter’s 39th birthday! We are going to celebrate on the 4th of April and you are of course invited to join the celebrations! We will serve dinner and the bar will be open so you can purchase any drinks of your choosing throughout the night. So, put the date in your calendar right now and sign up using the form below!
Happy Chapter’s Birthday!
Date: Thursday 4/4 18:18
Place: Drottning Kristinas Väg 29 ( T-Centralen)
Theme: Birthday Party!
Price: 39 SEK (includes dinner and welcome punch)
Tickets available at: https://goo.gl/forms/hCduvSBlfORBZ44b2
For more information, please follow these links:
Rising Stars at KTH is a workshop for women PhD students from KTH. This first edition will be held April 26 – 27, 2019 at Djurönäset Conference Hotel, in the Stockholm archipelago. The workshop consists of seminars, group discussions, social activities, and is a great opportunity to network and get to know other women PhD students from KTH. This year’s topic is “Career building: mission, leadership, presence and relational intelligence” and we have the pleasure of hosting two great speakers: Annelène Decaux and Jennifer Krahn. The workshop is sponsored by KTH (including the schools ABE, CBH, EECS, ITM and SCI) and KTH Opportunities Fund. Applications open on Monday, February 25 and close on Monday, March 11. For more information, and to apply, visit our webpage: http://www.kth.se/blogs/wop/
As promised, here is the agenda for the chapter meeting next Wednesday!
During the meeting we will serve some fika and snacks, please sign up here in order to make sure you get some: https://goo.gl/forms/Ip0jJbH2qKtBJzFn1
For more information about the meeting, check out our post about the call for the meeting: https://www.dr.kth.se/2019/02/12/call-for-phd-chapter-meeting-sm-20190227/
During the meeting, we will elect 2 more members for the nomination committee, one deputy auditor as well as nominees for the fellowship scholarship. To nominate members for the scholarship, please use this form: https://goo.gl/forms/R5MBHsUTsR5F7Poo2
For any questions regarding elections, please contact email@example.com.
The PhD Chapter board welcomes the members of the PhD Chapter to the first chapter meeting of 2019.
It will be held in the chapter hall at Drottning Kristinas Väg 29 on the 27th of February at 18:18.
During the meeting we will serve some fika or food, please sign up here in order to make sure you get some: https://goo.gl/forms/Ip0jJbH2qKtBJzFn1
And afterwards, we will have a quiz night.
More information and the agenda will be posted at the PhD Chapter website at least 4 working days before the meeting.
Feel free to contact the board at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions about the meeting or if there is anything you would like to bring up during the meeting. Motions should be sent to the board in written form (to email@example.com) before 17:00 on the 20th of February. Template for the Motions can be found here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1GGvzJiVQ58ec6DUy0QIpd3DlFl09daUy
Tisdagen den 29:e januari mellan 16.30–19.00 är det dags för nästa mingel för alla KTH-anställda, doktorander, post doc och forskare. Ta med dig ett glatt humör och viljan att lära känna nån ny, alt fördjupa en redan god bekantskap.
On Tuesday Jan 29th at 16.30-19.00 we once again welcome KTH staff members, PhDs, post doc and scientists to a mingle.
Please bring a smile and plan to make one or two new acquaintances.
The price is 50SEK/person
Vegetarian soup and bread for everyone!
The location is Kröken, Kårhuset, Drottning Kristinas väg 15
Seats are limited and you need to register in advance, no later than Jan 28th.
When you register, you may choose swish (preferred) or pay on the spot, with a credit card.
Please note that we do not accept cash!
As promised, here is the agenda for the chapter meeting next Monday!
Don’t forget to sign up so that you also get food after the meeting. Please sign up here by the 9th of December: https://goo.gl/forms/csD0mImcas9HqKEk1
For more information about the meeting, check out our post about the call for the meeting: https://www.dr.kth.se/2018/11/26/call-for-phd-winter-chapter-meeting-sm/
If you want to get engaged, now is the perfect time! For more information about elections, check out our last post: https://www.dr.kth.se/2018/11/30/elections-during-the-winter-chapter-meeting/
If you’re at CBH or EECS school, follow-up with firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com respectively.
If you’re at ABE/ITM/SCI Schools, then apply to join.
Vacancies: council chairperson, vice chairperson, council members. Council members can take functionary roles (social responsible) or representational role (e.g. representative at the programme or specialisation or department or unit/division, doctoral education council, school’s executive committee, recruitment/appointment/promotion committees, school’s strategic councils, safety/equality/sustainability committees.)
Pre-requisites: Being an active PhD student on January 2019.
– Being a member of the student union,
– Workload of at least 5 days a semester. This workload can be time compensated subject to different school-level conventions.
– Attending meetings with council member and be communicative with the PhD chapter board, THS and KTH within the capacity of your representational role.
Application: The application is considered valid if it was filled via the form at the end of this page. Alternatively, you can download, fill this Application form and send it to nominations [at] dr.kth.se. A person can nominate someone else, but then the nominee must accept the nomination before it is considered valid. If you have further questions please email nominations [at] dr.kth.se . The deadline for application is Dec 7th at midnight.
Election: The nominees will be elected as per their school affiliations as follows: ABE 11th/Dec kl17:17, ITM 17th/Dec kl17:17, SCI 18th/Dec kl17:17. Fika served from 17:00. Location: chapter hall (T-centralen), Drottning Kristinas väg 29. Election of chapter vacancies will be on 10th/Dec kl18:18.
Curios to learn more?
– PhD student representatives are entitled for time compensation according to the policies: Dnr930-2005-0345 (school level), DnrV-2016-0451 (central and national level)
– The PhD Chapter and PhD school councils are guided by the PhD Chapter Statutes and PhD Chapter Bylaws and subject to THS statutes and bylawes.
– Brief guide on PhD students representation
– PhD Chapter workshop
Greetings from the nomination team and chapter board,
Robin, Tage, Kateryna, Fangkai, Amanda and Harsha