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The Coolest Teacher Ever 2016

The Coolest Teacher Ever 2016

The Student Union of University of Oulu (OYY) is seeking for The Coolest Teacher Ever 2016. You can suggest a teacher from any field of study. The Coolest Teacher Ever is a person who is motivated in developing his/her work and has good pedagogical skills. This year we are looking for a teacher who uses different kinds of assessment methods which are systematic, equal and are based on the aims of the study unit. Do you know The Coolest Teacher Ever? You can leave the application here. The search is open until the end of year 2016.

We are looking for The Coolest Teacher Ever who
• is an enthusiastic teacher
• is professional
• teaches systematically and the progress of his/her course is easy to follow
• explains the aims of the study unit and they are visible in the assessment
• uses assessment methods diversely

It is considerate to tell about the nomination also to the teacher. The chosen teacher will be informed in January and The Coolest Teacher Ever will be announced on OYY’s anniversary week in February.

Open call for Education Council

Open call for Education Council

Are you interested in developing the teaching in the University of Oulu? Are you the person who is willing to speak for all student in issues related to education? Now it is your chance! The Education Council supports the University Board of Directors and the rector in advancing education, provides initiatives regarding education policy as well as initiatives for developing teaching and evaluates the quality of University education. The chairperson of the education council is the vice rector of education so you could not ask for better way to directly impact on the educational matters in our university.

The student representative positions offer an excellent opportunity to participate in University decision-making and the development and quality assurance of the education in the Univeristy of Oulu. The position demand responsibility, good interaction skills and motivation towards advocating students’ interests. The language of The Education Council meetings is English. The student representative is paid a remuneration from the meetings.

In your application, please explain in your own words why should you be selected for the position, what would you especially want to develop and about your previous experiences related to advocacy work. Also mention what is your major and the stage of your studies. Apply now on halloped.fi!

Application period

25.11.2016–31.1.2017

Term

2.2.2017–31.12.2017

For more information: The Academic Affairs Specialist Muusa Jyrkinen 040 5257821 muusa.jyrkinen@nulloyy.fi

Education Group of UniOGS, 1 membe and 1 vice-member

Education Group of UniOGS, 1 membe and 1 vice-member

The student members in the Education Group of UniOGS represent doctoral students in matters concerning the selection and development of courses for doctoral students. The task of the Education Group is to evaluate and develop the general and transferrable skills courses and field-specific training at the University of Oulu. The Education groups discusses e.g. how to improve the courses of UniOGS according to feedback and what kind of new courses UniOGS could offer. Ideally, the student members in the group would represent students in different stages of doctoral studies.

The selected student representatives are expected to collaborate with other student representatives and to also participate in the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. The Section seeks to influence the development of doctoral training and promote equal rights and well-being of doctoral students. The Section gathers approximately once in 1-2 months to discuss doctoral students’ points of view concerning the development of doctoral training. The task of the student representatives is to take doctoral students’ proposals and opinions forward. The Section also organizes events for doctoral students.

The student representative positions offer an excellent opportunity to participate in University decision-making and the development and quality assurance of doctoral training. The positions demand responsibility, good interaction skills and motivation towards advocating doctoral students’ interests. The applicant must be a student of UniOGS and enrolled as active for the up-coming semester. Finnish skills are considered an advantage. The Student Union offers training for the task.

If you got interested, please apply now on halloped.fi! The application period ends on 6th of December. The term lasts for year 2017.

More information:

Jaana Isohätälä, chair of the Doctoral Students’ Section, jaana.isohatala@nulloulu.fi

Muusa Jyrkinen, Educational Affairs Specialist of the Student Union, koposihteeri@nulloyy.fi, 040 525 7821

http://www.oyy.fi/doctoral-students

www.facebook.com/ouludoctoralstudentssection/

www.facebook.com/groups/366950416739175/

Student representatives for Doctoral Training Committees 2017

Student representatives for Doctoral Training Committees 2017

OYY is looking for student representatives for the Doctoral Training committees. The following positions are available:

  • 1 member and 1 vice-member in the Health and Biosciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 2 vice-members in the Human Sciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 1 vice-member in the Technology and Natural Sciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 2 members and 2 vice-members in the Information Technology and Electrical Engineering Doctoral Training Committee

The student members of Doctoral Training Committees have an important role as the voice of doctoral students in the four Doctoral Training Committees of the University. The decisions of the Committees have a significant impact in the lives of doctoral students. The Doctoral Training Committees direct, develop and evaluate the activities of the doctoral degree programs in the specific fields of the Committee. The Committees e.g. assess admission applications, doctoral training plans and final PhD theses. Additionally, starting from 2017, the Committees are also responsible for organizing field-specific doctoral training. The Committees gather approximately once a month.

The selected student representatives are expected to collaborate with other student representatives and to also participate in the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. The Section seeks to influence the development of doctoral training and promote equal rights and well-being of doctoral students. The Section gathers approximately once in 1-2 months to discuss doctoral students’ points of view concerning the development of doctoral training. The task of the student representatives is to take doctoral students’ proposals and opinions forward. The Section also organizes events for doctoral students.

The student representative positions offer an excellent opportunity to participate in University decision-making and the development and quality assurance of doctoral training. The positions demand responsibility, good interaction skills and motivation towards advocating doctoral students’ interests. The applicant must be a student of UniOGS and enrolled as active for the up-coming semester. Finnish skills are considered an advantage. The Student Union offers training for the task.

In your application, please explain in your own words what is the role of the Doctoral Students’ Section at the University of Oulu, why you should be selected for the position and what you would especially like to develop in doctoral training, the position of doctoral students and the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. Also mention what is your major and the stage of your doctoral studies. Apply now on halloped.fi! The application period ends on 6th of December.

More information:

Jaana Isohätälä, chair of the Doctoral Students’ Section, jaana.isohatala@nulloulu.fi

Muusa Jyrkinen, Educational Affairs Specialist of the Student Union, koposihteeri@nulloyy.fi, 040 525 7821

http://www.oyy.fi/doctoral-students

www.facebook.com/ouludoctoralstudentssection/

www.facebook.com/groups/366950416739175/

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OYY is looking for student representatives for the Doctoral Training committees. The following positions are available:

  • 1 member and 1 vice-member in the Health and Biosciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 2 vice-members in the Human Sciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 1 vice-member in the Technology and Natural Sciences Doctoral Training Committee
  • 2 members and 2 vice-members in the Information Technology and Electrical Engineering Doctoral Training Committee

The student members of Doctoral Training Committees have an important role as the voice of doctoral students in the four Doctoral Training Committees of the University. The decisions of the Committees have a significant impact in the lives of doctoral students. The Doctoral Training Committees direct, develop and evaluate the activities of the doctoral degree programs in the specific fields of the Committee. The Committees e.g. assess admission applications, doctoral training plans and final PhD theses. Additionally, starting from 2017, the Committees are also responsible for organizing field-specific doctoral training. The Committees gather approximately once a month.

The selected student representatives are expected to collaborate with other student representatives and to also participate in the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. The Section seeks to influence the development of doctoral training and promote equal rights and well-being of doctoral students. The Section gathers approximately once in 1-2 months to discuss doctoral students’ points of view concerning the development of doctoral training. The task of the student representatives is to take doctoral students’ proposals and opinions forward. The Section also organizes events for doctoral students.

The student representative positions offer an excellent opportunity to participate in University decision-making and the development and quality assurance of doctoral training. The positions demand responsibility, good interaction skills and motivation towards advocating doctoral students’ interests. The applicant must be a student of UniOGS and enrolled as active for the up-coming semester. Finnish skills are considered an advantage. The Student Union offers training for the task.

In your application, please explain in your own words what is the role of the Doctoral Students’ Section at the University of Oulu, why you should be selected for the position and what you would especially like to develop in doctoral training, the position of doctoral students and the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. Also mention what is your major and the stage of your doctoral studies. Apply now on halloped.fi! The application period ends on 6th of December.

More information:

Jaana Isohätälä, chair of the Doctoral Students’ Section, jaana.isohatala@nulloulu.fi

Muusa Jyrkinen, Educational Affairs Specialist of the Student Union, koposihteeri@nulloyy.fi, 040 525 7821

http://www.oyy.fi/doctoral-students

www.facebook.com/ouludoctoralstudentssection/

www.facebook.com/groups/366950416739175/

The student members in the Education Group of UniOGS represent doctoral students in matters concerning the selection and development of courses for doctoral students. The task of the Education Group is to evaluate and develop the general and transferrable skills courses and field-specific training at the University of Oulu. The Education groups discusses e.g. how to improve the courses of UniOGS according to feedback and what kind of new courses UniOGS could offer. Ideally, the student members in the group would represent students in different stages of doctoral studies.

The selected student representatives are expected to collaborate with other student representatives and to also participate in the activities of the Doctoral Students’ Section. The Section seeks to influence the development of doctoral training and promote equal rights and well-being of doctoral students. The Section gathers approximately once in 1-2 months to discuss doctoral students’ points of view concerning the development of doctoral training. The task of the student representatives is to take doctoral students’ proposals and opinions forward. The Section also organizes events for doctoral students.

The student representative positions offer an excellent opportunity to participate in University decision-making and the development and quality assurance of doctoral training. The positions demand responsibility, good interaction skills and motivation towards advocating doctoral students’ interests. The applicant must be a student of UniOGS and enrolled as active for the up-coming semester. Finnish skills are considered an advantage. The Student Union offers training for the task.

If you got interested, please apply now on halloped.fi! The application period ends on 6th of December. The term lasts for year 2017.

More information:

Jaana Isohätälä, chair of the Doctoral Students’ Section, jaana.isohatala@nulloulu.fi

Muusa Jyrkinen, Educational Affairs Specialist of the Student Union, koposihteeri@nulloyy.fi, 040 525 7821

http://www.oyy.fi/doctoral-students

www.facebook.com/ouludoctoralstudentssection/

www.facebook.com/groups/366950416739175/

Tiedekunnan koulutustoimikunta ohjaa ja arvioi tutkinto-ohjelmien toimintaa ja yhteistyötä. Koulutustoimikunta vastaa tiedekunnan opiskelijapalautteen keruusta ja käsittelystä. Koulutustoimikunnan puheenjohtajana toimii koulutusdekaani. Dekaani nimeää muut jäsenet. Dekaani nimeää ylioppilaskunnan esityksestä vähintään kaksi opiskelijajäsentä, joiden toimikauden pituus on enimmillään kaksi kalenterivuotta kerrallaan.

Kerro hakemuksessa vähintään seuraavat asiat: pääaineesi sekä missä vaiheessa opintosi ovat, mahdollinen aiempi kokemus koulutuksen kehittämiseen osallistumisesta sekä sinulle tärkeimmät teemat, joita haluat tuoda koulutustoimikunnan työskentelyssä esiin. Emme edellytä aiempaa hallinto- tai järjestökokemusta, mutta toivomme hakijoilta sitoutumista aktiiviseen osallistumiseen opiskelijoiden näkökulman edustajina. Valinnassa huomioidaan tiedekunnan koulutusohjelmien mahdollisimman kattava edustavuus. Hae nyt osoitteessa www.halloped.fi!

Hakuaika:

17.11.2016 – 17.01.2017

Toimikausi

18.01.2017 – 31.12.2017

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