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Interim evaluation Björn Rúnar Egilsson

Fri, 11/16/2018 - 10:00 to 11:00

Stakkahlíð / Háteigsvegur

K 205

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An interim review of a doctoral study at the School of Education

The evaluation of Björn Rúnar Egilsson´s doctoral study will take place 16th November at the University of Iceland, School of Education, Stakkahlíð. The title of the study:

Educational Continuity: Views of Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Families on the Transition to School

The evaluation is in two parts: First the doctoral student‘s presentation of his report in room K205 at 10am to 11am. The presentation is open to postgraduate students and staff of the School of Education. Secondly, a review meeting for a discussion of the report.  The meeting is open only to the doctoral student and the evaluation committee. The language of the presentation and the meeting will be English.

The purpose of the evaluation is twofold, as the rules of the Doctoral School indicate: To evaluate the doctoral student‘s competence in conducting the proposed doctoral research project and to provide her with feedback to do this as well as may be.

The evaluation committee consist of external examiners Dr. Michel Vandenbrocken Professor, Gent University, Dr. Hanna Ragnarsdóttir Professor at Universty of Iceland, main supervisor Dr. Jóhanna Einarsdóttir Professor, University of Iceland, and co - supervisor Dr. Sue Dockett Professor at Charles Sturt University in Autralia

Gestur Guðmundsson Professor directs the proceedings and Sólrún B. Kristinsdóttir is the secretary.