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Humanistiska och teologiska fakulteterna | Lunds universitet

Doctoral supervision

The course is open for staff at Lund university who supervise, or will supervise, doctoral students. Supervisors outside Lund university can also apply provided their students are admitted to doctoral education at Lund university. The course meets Lund university's requirement for supervisor training and is equivalent of the courses for prospective docents given at LTH and the Faculty of science. The course is given in English. The number of participantsis limited to 24.

Classroom meetings are comprised of lectures, discussions and sharing of experiences. Between meetings, five assignmentsshould be completed. The course deals with the supervisor role, student learning, and the pedagogy of supervision. Other examples include rules and regulations, local circumstances and policy, equal opportunities, power and ethics.

Scheduled meetings

6 September, 9.15-12.00, O104

1 October, 9.15-15.00, O104

14 October, 9.15-12.00, O104

13 November, 9.15-15.00, O104

2 December, 9.15-12.00, O104

23 January 2020, 9.00-16.00, M313 + O114

The meetings take place at AHU, MNO-huset, Sölvegatan 16, Lund.

Course syllabus (PDF)

Practical information (PDF)


Eva Brodin, AHU (course leader)

Anders Sonesson, AHU




Language: English

Scope: Two weeks of full-time work

Charge for admission: Lund university employees 7.800 SEK 

Application: You apply to the course no later than 3 June 2019 by way of the educational coordinator or equivalent person at your faculty. Limited number of admission places. Teachers from outside Lund university can apply for the course and will be admitted due to available places.



School of Economics and Management 
Jeanette Ströberg, 046-222 34 34

Faculties of Humanities and Theology 
Hege Markussen, 046-222 77 35

Faculty of Law 
Jenny Lindskog, 046-222 10 04

Faculty of Fine & Performing Arts
Hans Hellsten, 040-32 54 88

Faculty of Engineering
Lisbeth Tempte, 046-222 31 22

Faculty of Medicine 
Annika Diehl, 046-222 19 90

Faculty of Science
Hanna Hallgren, 046-222 44 24

Faculty of Social Sciences
Lovisa Eriksson, 046-222 83 18

Lina Andersson, 046-222 39 00