On this website you will find information on ICO, The Interuniversity Center for Educational Sciences. ICO is a Dutch research school in the domain of educational sciences and was established in 1988 as a partnership between the universities of Twente and Groningen, with the aim of offering advanced courses to its PhD candidates. This collaboration was soon expanded to include research. At the moment educational institutes of thirteen Dutch and Belgian universities participate in ICO.

ICO News

  • PhD Defence Silvester Draaijer On June 10, 2016 at 13:45 hours exactly, Silvester Draaijer (Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam) will defend his thesis entitled Supporting Teachers in Higher Education in Designing Test Items. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the Aula of the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
    Posted 20 Apr 2016, 02:22 by ICO Education
  • Uitnodiging bijeenkomst Arbeidsmarkt voor PhD's, 16 juni, Nederlands Centrum vd Promotie opleinding Na de succesvolle bijeenkomst over de toekomst van het promoveren in Nederland (op 6 november 2015) organiseert het Nederlands Centrum vd Promotie opleinding 16 juni een nieuwe themamiddag, ditmaal over de arbeidsmarkt van gepromoveerden en de voorbereiding op die arbeidsmarkt. We zullen het o.a. hebben over onderzoek over dit onderwerp en praktische aspecten van support op dit gebied. We zijn blij dat het Centre for Science and Technology Studies in Leiden (CWTS) onze gastvrouw wil zijn (zie bijgaand programma van de middag). We starten met een plenair deel waarin Charlotte de Roon van het Promovendi Netwerk Nederland ons informeert over het PNN programma om promovendi al tijdens het promotietraject kennis te laten maken met de toekomstige arbeidsmarkt. Gevolgd door ...
    Posted 20 Apr 2016, 02:27 by ICO Education
  • New ICO PhD members - April 2016 ICO has welcomed the following new PhD members in April 2016:
    Posted 12 Apr 2016, 07:24 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Huub de Beer On May 11, 2016 at 16:00 hours exactly, Huub de Beer (Eindhoven University of Technology) will defend his thesis entitled Exploring Instantaneous Speed in Grade Five: A Design Research.Supervisors: prof.dr. K.P.E. Gravemeijer, prof.dr. B. E. U. Pepin, and dr. M.W. van Eijck. More information about the dissertation of Huub de Beer can be found on the TU/e website.All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at PhD graduation ceremony at the campus of Eindhoven University of Technology, Auditorium collegezaal 4.
    Posted 20 Apr 2016, 02:14 by ICO Education
  • Postgraduate Methodology & Statistics Courses at Utrecht University Please note the Postgraduate Methodology & Statistics Courses that are offered at Utrecht University: Spring 2016 1. Introduction to Meta-Analysis in the Social Sciences; a 3-day course in which you learn to carry out a meta-analytic review from A to Z. 11 – 13, April 2016 2. Applied Bayesian Statistics; a 5-day course on the basics of Bayesian statistics, offering hands/on experience with OpenBUGS. 18 - 22, April 2016 3. Mplus: How to get started; a compact 1-day course to get introduced to Mplus, a software package that allows for structural equation modeling, multilevel modeling, mixture modeling and other advanced techniques. May 18, 2016 Summer 2016 4. Introduction to multilevel analysis; a 4-day course on the ...
    Posted 4 Apr 2016, 04:00 by ICO Education
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  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Postdoc Organizational Learning and Change Wageningen University -  Location             WageningenScientific field    Behavior and SocietyRespond            Click here to respondWe are looking forThe Management Studies (MST) Group of Wageningen University, in cooperation with the ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 23:07 by ICO Education
  • 2 Lecturers Educational Sciences (0.8 FTE each) Utrecht University - Specifications - (explanation)Function typesEducationScientific fieldsBehaviour and SocietyHours32.0 hours per weekSalary€ 3044 - € 5288Job number816542Translationsen nl About employerUtrecht ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 00:39 by ICO Education
  • Postdoc Researcher Educational Sciences (1,0 FTE) Utrecht University - Specifications - (explanation)Function typesPostdoc positionsScientific fieldsBehaviour and SocietyHours36.0 - 40.0 hours per weekSalary€ 3044 - € 4654EducationDoctorateJob number816520Translations ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 00:36 by ICO Education
  • 2 Assistant professors Educational Sciences (1.0 FTE each) Utrecht University -Specifications - (explanation)Function typesProfessors, associate professors, assistant professors and lecturersScientific fieldsBehaviour and SocietyHours36.0 - 40.0 hours per weekSalary€ 3400 - € 5288Education ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 00:42 by ICO Education
  • Drie Postdocs vakdidactiek in de bètawetenschappen De universiteiten van Leiden, Delft en Groningen, vacature 16-113, 16-114, 16-115De universiteiten van Leiden, Delft en Groningen zoeken per 1 september 2016:Drie Postdocs vakdidactiek in ...
    Posted 11 Apr 2016, 00:34 by ICO Education
  • Maastricht – Western Sydney Joint PhD Scholarship Medical Education · Do you have a passion for educating and training doctors for the future? · Would you like to build the evidence base for what works in medical education? · Does the opportunity ...
    Posted 4 Apr 2016, 06:43 by ICO Education
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