Next meeting: Monday April 26th @ 18:00 – 21:00 on Zoom

Please join us for our third DSA board meeting of 2021 on Monday, April 26th, which will take place at 18.00 via Zoom! In this meeting, we will discuss doctoral and student ombudspersons and changes to the DSA board meeting structure. We will also have a decision point on the make-up of future surveys.  See the attachment below for the fullContinue reading “Next meeting: Monday April 26th @ 18:00 – 21:00 on Zoom”

Next meeting: Wednesday March 24th @ 18:00 – 21:00 on Zoom

Please join us for our second DSA board meeting of 2021 on Wednesday, March 24th, which will take place at 18.00 via Zoom! Among other things, we will discuss the possible changes in the proposed migration law, collaboration with the Students in Research council, and a mental health half day event! See the attachment below for the full agenda.

Next meeting: Thursday, February 25th @ 18:00 – 21:00 on Zoom

Please join us for our second DSA board meeting of 2021 on Thursday, February 25th, which will take place at 18.00 via Zoom! In this meeting, we will discuss the work group strategy meeting which was held earlier this month and decide on the matter of vacant student representation positions! Here is the agenda for the meeting:

Season’s Greetings from the DSA

Dear Doctoral Student, The time has finally arrived for some rejuvenating winter holidays. It’s the time of joy and hope, it’s the time to think about what we have done this year and to make wonderful plans for the next. It’s time to celebrate our successes and leave any unsuccesses in one of the drawersContinue reading “Season’s Greetings from the DSA”

‘Tis the Season with the DSA

We all are in the need for some cheer. The DSA has decided against stopping our pandemic-safe, virtual social events over this holiday season! We hope to bring along some fun and joy for you in the coming days. Stay tuned to our social media profiles on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, as well as ourContinue reading “‘Tis the Season with the DSA”

PhD Student Representative at the Department Level

Fellow PhD students,  Join the group of student representatives that will tackle department related issues! For the second year, we are calling on PhD students to apply for positions as department student representatives. For each department a mixed group of undergraduate and graduate student representatives can be elected by the MF Education Council. 

PhD Student Representative in the Doctoral Programs and Research Schools Steering Groups

Doctoral Programs and Research Schools organize and coordinate courses and learning activities specific to their research field. As a student representative you will contribute in organizing, planning, developing and evaluating courses, seminars and other activities. The steering groups usually meet 2-3 times per semester but this might be different for each group. The Doctoral CoursesContinue reading “PhD Student Representative in the Doctoral Programs and Research Schools Steering Groups”

Department Safety Representative (Student Safety Ombudsperson)

Fellow PhD students,  Become a Student Safety Representative (safety ombudsperson) and help students stay safe at the department level!  As a safety representative, you will be the contact person for issues and proposals from students of each level in your department. Besides answering specific questions, you will work towards improving systematic (!) problems at yourContinue reading “Department Safety Representative (Student Safety Ombudsperson)”

PhD Student Representative at the Central Level

Student representation at KI’s central level is super important to make sure that the voice of doctoral students is heard in KI’s highest decision-making bodies. These are bodies that shape KI’s vision, strategy, investments, recruitment and work environment. Many of these positions require that you are proficient in Swedish as this is KI’s working languageContinue reading “PhD Student Representative at the Central Level”

Positions within MF/DSA

DSA Chairperson and DSA Vice-Chairperson  As the DSA Presidium, you are the reference person for the KI doctoral student community. During the time period of your appointment, you will be in contact with KI leadership, the Presidium of the Student Union (MF) and with other external associations and organisations.  You are responsible for coordinating the work of the DSA board, chair the meetings, support the board members and supervise the working groups.  It’s a rewarding job, since you have the possibility toContinue reading “Positions within MF/DSA”