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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

  • Aanvragen Akademie Colloquia KNAW 2016 De Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen (KNAW) nodigt u van harte uit een aanvraag in te dienen voor de organisatie van een Akademie Colloquium in 2016, waaraan de KNAW financiële en logistieke steun verleent. Doel van een Akademie Colloquium is het bijeenbrengen van een selecte groep wetenschappelijk onderzoekers uit binnen- en buitenland. De deelnemers aan een Colloquium zijn met zorg geselecteerde experts. Op het thema zijn, binnen het vakgebied, belangrijke innovatieve ontwikkelingen te verwachten. In 2016 kunnen zes à zeven Colloquia in het Trippenhuis worden georganiseerd. De bijdrage van de KNAW in het exploitatietekort bedraagt maximaal 6.500 euro per dag. Voor de organisatie van een bijbehorende masterclass met promovendi is een additionele bijdrage van maximaal 3.500 euro beschikbaar ...
    Posted 10 Dec 2014, 00:57 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Tjark Huizinga On December 12, 2014, Tjark Huizinga (Twente University) will defend his dissertation entiteled Developing curriculum design expertise through teacher design teams.All ICO Members are cordially invited to the PhD graduation ceremony which will take place at 14:45 hours exactly at the University of Twente
    Posted 26 Nov 2014, 23:55 by ICO Education
  • Discussiebijeenkomst Eenheid onderwijs en onderzoek aan Nederlandse universiteiten Datum: 10 december 2014, 14.00- 17.45 uur Plaats: KNAW, Trippenhuis, Kloveniersburgwal 29, 1011 JV Amsterdam (routebeschrijving)Programma14.00 – 14.10 uur Opening en toelichtingFrank den Hollander, hoogleraar wiskunde, Universiteit Leiden, en voorzitter van de KNAW-adviesraad voor de technische en natuurwetenschappen14.10 – 14.30 uur Verwevenheid onderwijs-onderzoek, historisch perspectiefKlaas Landsman, hoogleraar mathematische fysica, Radboud Universiteit NijmegenVisies op de situatie in verschillende vakgebieden14.30 - 15.00 uur GeesteswetenschappenFrank van Vree, decaan van de Faculteit Geesteswetenschappen van de Universiteit van Amsterdam15.00 – 15.30 uur BètawetenschappenKaren Maex, decaan van de Faculteit der Natuurwetenschappen, Wiskunde en Informatica van de Universiteit van AmsterdamPauze16.00 – 16.30 uur Sociale wetenschappenMark ...
    Posted 26 Nov 2014, 04:51 by ICO Education
  • The Research Foundation – Flanders (FWO) is looking for international experts in different scientific fields to strengthen his Expertpanels. Candidate-experts are requested to submit their reasoned application to the FWO 17 December 2014 at latest. To apply you can use this online application form. The candidate-experts must indicate for which Expertpanel they submit their candidacy and enclose a recent curriculum vitae stating the personal expertise as well as the list of their scientific publications.More details about the application can be found on our website. An overview of the number of vacancies per panel can be found here: Expertpanel Flemish experts International experts Biological Sciences     Bio1: Molecular and Cellular Biology / / Bio2: Functional Biology / / Bio3: Biodiversity and Ecology 1 / Bio4: Applied Biological Sciences / / Humanities     Cult1: Languages / / Cult2: Art, Art History and Literature 1 / Cult3: History and Archeology / / Cult4 ...
    Posted 26 Nov 2014, 04:45 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Lisette Wijnia: Cum Laude! On November 14, 2014 ICO's PhD candidate Lisette Wijnia of the Erasmus University Rotterdam, has graduated with honor, cum laude, after having successfully defended her thesis entitled  "Motivation and Achievement in Problem-Based Learning: The Role of Interest, Tutors, and Self-Directed Study." Lisette's research was supervised by Prof.dr. H. G. Schmidt and Prof.dr. D. Gijbels, Prof.dr. A. E. M. G. Minnaert, Dr. P. P. J. L. Verkoeijen, Dr. S. M. M. Loyens, and Prof.dr. E. Derous.Congratulations!
    Posted 18 Nov 2014, 06:16 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Johan van Strien On December 19, 2014, Johan van Strien (open University of the Netherlands) will defend his dissertation entiteled Who to Trust and What to Believe? Effects of Prior Attitudes and Epistemic Beliefs on Processing and Justification of Conflicting Information From Multiple Sources.All ICO Members are cordially invited to the PhD graduation ceremony which will take place at 13:30 hours exactly at the Open University in Heerlen.
    Posted 18 Nov 2014, 06:07 by ICO Education
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Vacancies

  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Professor teaching and learning in designed learning environments, Fte: 1.0 VU University: Faculty of Psychology and Education Vacancy number: 14046 Closing date: January 10, 2015 - VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands, is one of the leading institutions for higher education in ...
    Posted 8 Dec 2014, 01:42 by ICO Education
  • Two PhD candidates in open and online education (1.0 fte each) Vacancy number: LDE001 Centre for Education and Learning (CEL) of the Strategic Alliance of Leiden University, Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) and Erasmus University Rotterdam - Organisation Leiden University, TU Delft and Erasmus ...
    Posted 8 Dec 2014, 00:57 by ICO Education
  • Assistant Professor in e-learning (38 hours) - Maastricht University, the Netherlands We invite applications from enthusiastic and ambitious academics with expertise in the field of e-learning. Within the Department of Educational Development and Research, you will see, together with your ...
    Posted 1 Dec 2014, 23:09 by ICO Education
  • Special Chair Pedagogy of physical education (0,2 fte) Royal Association for Physical Education (Koninklijke Vereniging voor Lichamelijke Opvoeding) - The board of Utrecht University has allowed the Royal Association for Physical Education (KVLO) to establish a special chair on ...
    Posted 2 Nov 2014, 23:57 by ICO Education
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