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University of Basel

Call for Presentation


The call for presentation is closed.

On Wednesday afternoon, January 24, 2018 you have the opportunity – as one of seven chosen early career researchers in Basel - to present your exciting doctoral research project in 10-minutes to a broad audience at the Museum der Kulturen in Basel.

Prior the diss:kurs event, successful applicants will receive an exclusive presentation training by Gaby Rockmann-Partridge, a professional communication trainer, and experts of the TEDxBasel Team. The training is compulsory and takes place on Friday, December 15, 2017 and Monday, January 22, 2018 in the GRACE room (University Library, Schönbeinstrasse 18-20, 4056 Basel, 3rd floor, room 306).

The call for application starts on August 2nd, 2017.

The submission deadline is on September 30, 2017.

The priorities of the selection criteria include
1. one representative per faculty, 2. gender balance, 3. mix of presentations in either German or English, 4. department which was not represented during a diss:kurs event before and 5. the topic of the research project. The phase of the doctoral thesis, that is, whether it has just started or is almost finished, is not a selection criterion.

The GRACE team is looking forward to receive your excellent application!

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