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Agenda: PhD defence calendar

Results: 1 - 6 of 6
Results: 1 - 6 of 6
  • 19 Feb 2020
    Muslim schools in Mumbai

    14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Sanne van der Kaaij tests a number of assumptions about Muslim schools in the context of urban India. Three assumptions prevail: that Muslim schools are madrasas, that Muslim schools teach fundamentalist ideologies ...

  • 20 Feb 2020
    Microbial adaptation to organic chemicals

    12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Baptiste Poursat studies microbial adaptation to organic chemicals and the resultant effects on ready biodegradation tests. Biodegradability is a key parameter for the environmental risk assessment of organic chemicals.

  • 20 Feb 2020
    Education migrants in China

    14:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Willy Sier studies Chinese education migrants and looks into what the impact of access to higher education is in the lives of rural Chinese youth. The increase of rural youth at Chinese universities is a driving ...

  • 21 Feb 2020
    Economic news: how it's made and how it matters

    12:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    How does the content of economic news relate to real economic conditions, and what are the subsequent consequences and the underlying causes of this content to which most citizens are exposed on a daily basis? These ...

  • 25 Feb 2020
    Cognitive flexibility training in healthy aging

    14:00 - 15:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    The aim of Jessika Buitenweg's research is to determine whether frequent use of a cognitive flexibility training can be an effective way to maintain or enhance cognitive and subjective functioning in healthy older ...

  • 27 Feb 2020
    Caring for children with disabilities in Ecuador

    10:00 - 11:00 | PhD defence ceremony

    Lourdes Huiracocha studies the way Children with disabilities are cared for in distinctive socio-cultural context of Ecuador’s Azuay province. There are no programs that support the families of children with ...