Between April and June PhD candidates Inga Marie Freund, Gaby Lunansky and Luisa Solms from the Faculty of Social and Behavioural Sciences trained their pitch and recorded a video. They were selected by a faculty jury to take part in the UvA finals. In these finals they will compete with 12 PhD candidates from other UvA faculties. The winner will be announced 8 September and enroll in the global 3MT competition. Curious about their pitches?
Inga Marie studies emotional memories and how these could influence mental problems.
Every day behaviour and mental health
Gaby Lunansky develops new scientific models of mental health and looks at everyday behaviors and situations to understand how people get depressed
Well-being of PhD students
Luisa Solms studies how to improve the well-being of PhD students with a focus on the power of self-compassion