WP4 Young Researchers’ Empowerment

Description of work

  • Identifying topics for PhD studies (with respect to science career) in correlation with WP3 research capacity building, focusing on new education through science vision and advances in assessment for learning.
  • Co-supervision between partners, raising the capacity of supervision (supervisors) for the provision of a higher quality of supervision for students
  • Mobility of young researchers to WEIZ and UH.

Activities

  1. In collaboration with WP3 T3.4 // Mobility of young researchers to WEIZ, UH (4 persons per year, each ā 4 days)
  2. 3 joint schools (in Estonia, Israel Finland) open for project partners and representatives from the Baltics 
  3. Soft skills & coaching trainings open also for young Baltic colleagues (in correlation with WP5)
  4. Young researcher start-up/entrepreneurship trainings open also for young Baltic colleagues (in correlation with WP5)

Mobility

Summer/Winter schools

Doctoral projects

SciCar doctoral projects:

  • Situational interest and engagement in project based learning
    Rauno Neito 
    Supervisors: Kaido Reivelt (University of Tartu) and prof Jari Lavonen ( University of Helsinki)
  • Promoting science career awareness through transdisciplinary settings – implication on students` science competence development and self- efficacy  beliefs.
    Anne Mari Roost 
    Supervisors: Miia Rannikmäe, Regina Soobard (University of Tartu) and prof Jari Lavonen (University of Helsinki)
  • Teaching and learning the concept of energy
    Lauri Kõlamets
    Supervisors: Heili Kasuk, Vladislav Ivaništšev (University of Tartu) and prof Rachel Mamlock- Naamann Weizmann Institute of Science