25 January 2018 from 14:00 to 17:30

Symposium: "Keeping sane in your PhD: What can you do? What can the UU do?

PhD Network Utrecht - Prout, Utrecht PhD Party - UPPand the Utrecht University Council organise a symposium on how to keep sane during your PhD.
In this event we will discuss PhD well-being and mental health, share tips and ideas on how to prevent and cope with PhD stress, and debate what could be done at university level to improve PhD well-being and mental health.

January 25th in the afternoon


For whom?

PhDs, junior researchers, UU policymakers, PhD supervisors, and anyone else concerned with this topic.

The programme?
Lectures, debate and borrel

- Survey on PhD mental health at Leiden University - Inge van der Weijden and Ingeborg Meijer, researchers

- Supporting PhDs at Delft University - Paula Meesters, PhD Psychologist at TU Delft

- The Stress-Free PhD: How to write your PhD (almost) effortlessly - Amber Davis, PhD coach with a PhD

Debate: What can be done at university level? moderated by co-chairs: Janneke Plantenga (UU Prof.) and Nico Naus (Utrecht PhD Party)
Panel speakers to be confirmed.
Borrel - Prout's New Year drinks

The symposium is organized by Prout (PhD Network of Utrecht University), the Utrecht PhD Party, and the University Council. 

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Start date and time
25 January 2018 14:00
End date and time
25 January 2018 17:30
Entrance fee