Search Results: research

Motivation Wednesday – support for English speaking students and researchers [article]

Feeling low or overwhelmed? Can’t find motivation to study? Procrastination is getting the better of you? Or simply, feeling lonely? Maybe in Motivation Wednesday you can find the support you need?Following the success and popularity among the students of the ‘Tsemppihetki’ (introduced just in the spring 2022), the UEF wants to offer a similar support […]

Methods of research and statistics [page]

Finnish Social Science Data Archive has published Research Methods Guidebook. Links to self-learning materials on selection of research methods can be found on the Library webpages. Method courses are also offered by some doctoral programmes as a part of their discipline-specific curriculum. Courses in statistics may be included in the doctoral degree if they comply with the study requirements. […]

UEF will present awards to its young researchers – Young Researchers’ Evening 17 March 2021 [article]

An adventurous mind, joy of discovery, meaningful work, and passion for research! Competing for funding and dealing with insecurity and part-time contracts. The University of Eastern Finland’s Young Researchers’ Evening on 17 March at 5–6 pm will focus on the ups and downs of the research career and academic career development. At the event, the […]

Do you struggle with the overwhelming volume of published scientific articles during your research or thesis process? Get started with your AI research assistant [article]

Are you dreading the long hours ahead for conducting your literature review? Join the workshop on 25th February and learn how to use – your science assistant, that semi-automates the discovery and literature review parts of your research process. More information and registration

Tools for doctoral researchers [page]

Digital tools If you wish to know more about the digital tools, please, familiarise yourself with Digistartti learning materials. Office and working utensils The university organises an office space as well as a computer with its IT-supplies and peripherals, and a phone for the members of staff. The IT contact persons of the departments are […]

Information for grant-funded researchers [page]

A research grant means a fund provided for promoting work in the fields of art and science for a period from a month to three years. Grants can be also provided for participation in conferences and towards publication costs. Working grants given by foundations are usually rather equal in size. In 2021, a whole year […]

Wellbeing of doctoral researchers [page]

Conducting doctoral studies is interesting and intriguing. It is also challenging, and an engagement of several years. Research may not proceed well, and funding may cease leading to a need to obtain another job. Therefore, it is important to proactively take care of your well being. The major stress factors according to an extensive (n=6000) […]