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Who are we?

We are an organization that works to represent and support PhD candidates and postdocs at the University of Oslo, and to enhance their academic, educational and social experiences during their employment. Additionally, we contribute to strategies concerning education and research, both at UiO and on a national level.

How do we do it?

UiODoc addresses the needs and opinions of PhD candidates and postdocs by acting as their voice within UiO management. We also provide academic and social networking opportunities for the PhD candidates and postdocs at all faculties by organizing both professional and social events.

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Social media

You can find us on facebook!

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You can also find us on Instagram!

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Or Twitter

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We will resume our usual events, as soon as updated UiO guidelines regarding the Coronavirus allow for it.
In the meanwhile, we will offer a digital events and workshops.

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Extensions for PhD candidates and PostDocs

The university is currently working on new policies regarding the possibilities of extensions for PhD candidates and contract prolongations for PostDocs.

Read the official statement here.

Welcome package

Welcome to the University of Oslo. 

Here you can find the Welcome Package for new employees. The welcome package is a document full of useful information about living and working in Norway.