Know your rights - Working in Norway

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The Norwegian Association of Researchers (Forskerforbundet) at UiO invites you to join the one-day course "Know your rights" designed to help foreign PhD candidates and postdoctoral fellows in Norway. Free lunch will be served.


Please click here to sign up before Friday October 25th.  



09:00  Coffee

09:15 - 12:00: The course is given by adviser Jon W. Iddeng at Forskerforbundet.

Some themes for the course presentation:

  • Employment, leave and extension - rights and opportunities: Working conditions and sufficient resources? Including:
    • The Nordic Model/ The Nordic way: Labour marked agreements
    • Union membership and what NAR can do for you
    • Acts and Regulations applying to the employment of PhD Candidates and Post docs, including leave(s) and extention(s), compulsory duties (pliktarbeid)
  • Competitive salaries? Salary negotiations and bargaining.
  • Research fellow - and then what? From unemployment benefits to a brilliant academic career.

12.00   Free lunch

 Cecilie W. Lilleheil (local union representative) will be present


Read more about The Norwegian Association of Researcher and PhD Candidates / Research Fellows

Emneord: PhD, Postdoc, know your rights
Publisert 3. okt. 2019 15:10 - Sist endret 3. okt. 2019 15:10