Are you a doctoral candidate and interested in getting more information about your rights as? Or would you like to become active within SULF and/or Saco-S? Then you are invited to the Annual Contact Day of the SULF Association of Doctoral Candidates, SDF.
The Contact Day is an opportunity to learn more about SDF, meet other doctoral candidate union members from all over Sweden, and discuss and learn more about issues facing doctoral candidates. This year’s theme is Health and social security, with a glimpse into Life after PhD.
When: Friday May 24th, 9:30-18:30
Where: Saco office, Lilla Nygatan 14, Gamla stan, Stockholm
09:30 Welcome fika
10:00 Introductions and presentation: SDF and the Swedish and international labour union landscape
10:45 Guest speaker: Karin Åmossa, SULF’s Head of Research and International Affairs
13:10 Guest speaker: Robert Andersson, SULF’s Negotiating Officer, Vice Chair of Saco-S
14:20 Guest speaker: Sven Stafström, Director General of the Swedish Research Council (Vetenskapsrådets) and member of Swedish Higher Education Authority’s (UKÄ) advisory council
15:50 TBA- Guest speaker and activity
17:00 Mingle with wine and cheese
FREE! Participants’ travel expenses will be paid for by SULF. However, confirmed participants who cancel their participation must notify SDF at the latest on Sunday, May 19th, or send another participant in their place, otherwise they will be invoiced 500 SEK for expenses.
SULF does not pay for overnight stays or food (other than served during the seminar).
Registration is closed. Participation is guaranteed for at least one applicant from each university in Sweden. Additional applicants will be welcomed on a first-come, first-served basis.
Last day to register
May 10th. A request for confirmation of attendance will be sent shortly after the deadline. But apply early to ensure your place.
Not yet a SULF member, but want to attend? Join SULF.