Working in Norway

Local union representatives will also be present.

Programme

09:00: Coffee and registration
09:15-12:00: Know your rights!

  • Employment, leave and extension - rights and opportunities: Working conditions and sufficient resources?
    The Nordic Model/ The Nordic way: Labour marked agreements
  • Union membership and what NAR can do for you
  • Acts and Regulations applying to the employment of PhD Candidates and Post docs, including leave(s) and extention(s), compulsory duties (pliktarbeid)
  • Competitive salaries? Salary negotiations and bargaining
  • Research fellow - and then what?
    From unemployment benefits to a brilliant academic career

12:00-13:00: Free lunch