HIP NEWS, 18 March  2019

HIP NEWS, 18 March  2019

 

Kumpula: the Bachelor’s programme in Science info event

Monday 18 March 2019 at 12.00-14.00 in A129, Chemicum

The first fully English language bachelor’s programme will start at Kumpula campus in autumn 2019.

At the info event you will hear about the programme structure, the study tracks and the possibilities to continue to master’s programmes. The programme leader and board members will be present to answer the questions.

Programme website can be found here: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/programmes/bachelor/science.

 

DEPARTMENT OF PHYSICS / HIP JOINT COLLOQUIA / SEMINARS

Tuesday 19 March 2019 at 10.15 in A315

Chitta Das (JINR)

Octant of θ23 in neutrino mixing and beyond the Standard Model

 

More information on http://www.hip.fi/seminars/

 

Kumpula Campus: DMPTuuli workshop

Friday 29 March at 10 am–12 pm, Room G108b of Kumpula Campus Library (Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2)

The best practices of research data management and hands-on training of data management planning (DMP), the Academy of Finland’s current DMP template (see Academy’s Call texts, under Upcoming calls). The DMPs are drafted with DMPTuuli (data management planning tool) – please, sign up for DMPTuuli account in advance!

Workshops are open and free of charge for all UH students, researchers and staff members. The primary language of the workshop will be English. Help and instructions are also available in Finnish.

The workshops are organized by the University of Helsinki DataSupport. Please contact  (datasupport@helsinki.fi) if you have any problems or questions about enrollment.

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY380526

 

FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES

The Jane and Aatos Erkko Foundation

Donations and scholarships are available for application on a continuous basis.

http://www.jaes.fi/en/avustusten-haku/

 

(På svenska) Svenska tekniska vetenskapsakademien i Finland (STV)

Stipendier till stöd för vetenskapen

Akademien utdelar stipendier för verksamhet vars syfte sammanfaller med Akademiens. Stipendier kan beviljas enskild sökande med avlagd akademisk slutexamen. Stipendier kan sökas kontinuerligt under året och beslut görs kvartalsvis.

https://www.stvif.fi/forskarstipendier/

 

Marjatta ja Eino Kollin Säätiö

Säätiön tehtävänä on tukea tieteellistä sekä soveltavaa tutkimusta ja kehitystyötä myöntämällä apurahoja hankkeiden toteuttajille. Säätiö tarjoaa mahdollisuuksia yksittäisille tutkijoille ja kehittäjille sekä tutkimus-/ kehittäjäryhmille. Haasteena on ruokkia nimenomaan sellaista kehitystä, jolla olisi elinympäristömme kannalta positiivista vaikutusta pitkällä tähtäimellä. Apurahojen hakuaika on jatkuva.

https://www.kollinsaatio.com/

 

Sigrid Jusélius Foundation / Fellowship and Senior Fellowship

Promoting Finnish and international medical research.

Fellowship grants are designed for postdoctoral researchers taking part in medical research projects abroad (1–2 years). Fellowship grants cannot be awarded to researchers who already work abroad.

Senior Fellowship grants are designed for senior researchers wishing to take part in medical research projects abroad (6–12 months).

The spring 2019 application period runs from 15 March until 16 April.

https://sigridjuselius.fi/en/fellowship/

https://sigridjuselius.fi/en/senior-fellowship/

 

Olvi-säätiö

OLVI-säätiö myöntää apurahoja useisiin eri tarkoituksiin mm. luonnonvarojen käytön ja elintarviketalouden kehittäminen.

Keväthaku 1.1. – 31.3.

https://www.olvisaatio.fi/apurahat/kohteet/

 

Jenny and Antti Wihuri foundation

The Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation is a non-profit cultural foundation that supports activities of a broad spectrum.

The Foundation fulfills its purpose by distributing grants and prizes in the fields of science, art and other societal activity.

Application period starts 6.5 and application deadline is 31.5.

https://wihurinrahasto.fi/?lang=en

 

Fortum foundation

The Foundation’s purpose is to support research, education and development in natural, technical and economical sciences within the energy industry. Scholarships spanning more than one year may also be given for clearly defined purposes as a fixed sum commitment.

Application period starts on Monday 1.4.2019 and ends on Friday 19.4.2019 at 16:00hrs EET.

http://fortuminsaatio.fi/en/scholarships/

 

Osk. Huttusen säätiön apurahat tieteellisiin jatko-opintoihin ulkomailla / Apurahat väitöskirjatyöhön

Osk. Huttusen säätiö, jonka tarkoituksena on suomalaisen kulttuurin tukeminen, julistaa haettavaksi apurahoja tohtorin tutkintoon johtavien tieteellisten jatko-opintojen ja tutkimustyön suorittamiseksi ulkomaisissa yliopistoissa.

Jatko-opiskeluapurahat on tarkoitettu ylemmän yliopistotutkinnon suorittaneille suomalaisille, joiden ikä hakuajan päättyessä on enintään 26 vuotta.

Hakuaika on 15.5. – 15.6.2019.

Lisätietoja http://www.oskhuttusensaatio.net/ilmoitus.html

 

Osk. Huttusen säätiön apurahat tieteellisiin jatko-opintoihin ulkomailla / Post doc -apurahat

Osk. Huttusen säätiö, jonka tarkoituksena on suomalaisen kulttuurin tukeminen, julistaa haettavaksi apurahoja tohtorin tutkintoon johtavien tieteellisten jatko-opintojen ja tutkimustyön suorittamiseksi ulkomaisissa yliopistoissa.

Post doc -apuraha on tarkoitettu tohtorin tutkinnon suorittaneiden, enintään 35 vuotta täyttäneiden päärahoituslähteeksi (henkilökohtainen apuraha sekä matkakulut) keskimäärin vuoden mittaisessa työskentelyssä ulkomaisessa yliopistossa tai tutkimuslaitoksessa.

Hakuaika on 15.5. – 15.6.2019.

Lisätietoja http://www.oskhuttusensaatio.net/ilmoitus.html

 

Academy of Finland to open six calls within Academy Programmes

The Academy of Finland’s April 2019 call will include six calls implemented under the Academy Programmes funding scheme. Four of the calls involve new Academy Programmes, while two calls are supplements to existing programmes.

The calls will open on Tuesday, 2 April. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, 24 April 2019 at 16.15 local Finnish time.

The Academy will organise a webinar about the programme calls on 21 March at 13.00–15.00. The webinar link will be posted on www.aka.fi and the programmes’ websites.

More information https://www.aka.fi/en/about-us/media/press-releases/2019/academy-of-finland-to-open-six-calls-within-academy-programmes/

 

HULib News: Make good use of Oxford University Press e-books now

All Oxford Scholarship Online e-books are available to the students and staff of the University until 31st March 2019.

The most popular books will be acquired permanently to the library’s collection in the spring 2019. (Further information on the acquisition model ->)

You can send feedback by e-mail: e-library@helsinki.fi

https://blogs.helsinki.fi/librarynews/2019/01/23/make-good-use-of-oxford-university-press-e-books-now/?lang=en

 

ACCESS TO TAYLOR & FRANCIS JOURNALS ENDED ON 1 FEBRUARY 2019

The end of the negotiations means that access to Taylor & Francis journals has terminated on 1 February 2019.

The library is doing its best to help researchers to find alternative ways to access articles. The latest information about the negotiations and alternative access can be found on the library´s website.

Negotiations with Wiley are still ongoing for the time being. Access to Wiley journals will continue until 18 February 2019.

Any questions, please contact: e-library@helsinki.fi

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY379988

 

Publish Open Access, Free of Charge in Copernicus Publications’ journals

The researchers of the Helsinki University including HU Central Hospital have the possibility to publish their articles free of charge in journals by open access publisher Copernicus Publications. The charges are covered by the Helsinki University Library’s agreement. Article is accepted for publishing after 1.12.2018.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate contact us: hulib-apc@helsinki.fi

Flamma https://flamma.helsinki.fi/en/HY379112