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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

  • Postgraduate Methodology & Statistics Courses at Utrecht University: Please note the Postgraduate Methodology & Statistics Courses that are offered at Utrecht University: Winter 2017 1. Kwalitatieve analyse: Theorie en praktijk; een 3-daagde cursus die primair gaat over de analyse van kwalitatieve gegevens (taught in Dutch). 12, 19 & 26 januari 2017 2. 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. 20 January, 2017 Spring 2017 3. Applied Bayesian Statistics; a 5-day course on the basics of Bayesian statistics, offering hands/on experience with OpenBUGS. 6 - 10 March, 2017 Summer 2017 4. Introduction to multilevel analysis; a 3-day course on the basics of multilevel ...
    Posted 6 Dec 2016, 00:16 by ICO Education
  • Nearly finishing your PhD traject? There comes a point in time when it becomes reality: your PhD trajectory will nearly be finished. Your dissertation has been send to the reading committee, and you are now worrying about what the cover should look like. As soon as a date for your promotion ceremony has been set, and the thesis is nearly ready to go to the printer, it is time to inform ICO. For more information on how to inform ICO, and what to add in your thesis, go to the page Finalising your PhD project. 
    Posted 24 Nov 2016, 05:57 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Jorrick Beckers On Friday, December 9, at 16:00 hours exactly, Jorrick Beckers (Maastricht University) will defend his thesis With a little help from my e-portfolio; supporting students’ self directed learning in senior vocational education.All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Aula, Minderbroedersberg 4-6, Maastricht.
    Posted 24 Nov 2016, 01:35 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Willem de Kock On Thursday November 24, at 14:30 hours exactly, Willem de Kock (University of Groningen) will defend his thesis The effectiveness of hints during computer supported word problem solving.All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Academy Building of the University of Groningen.For more information go to http://www.rug.nl/news-and-events/events/phd-ceremonies/?hfId=100983 
    Posted 21 Nov 2016, 04:44 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Eghe Osagie On Wednesday December 14, at 8:30 hours exactly, Eghe Rice Osagie (Wageningen University) will defend her thesis Learning and Corporate Social Responsibility. A study on the role of the learning organization, individual competencies, goal orientation and the learning climate in the CSR adaptation process All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Aula of Wageningen University.  Short summary of the thesis Contributing to sustainable development remains a challenge for most private companies and many scholars have attempted to identify factors that can facilitate the adaptation process that is needed for effective sustainable practices (hereafter referred to as corporate social responsibility or CSR). This PhD thesis examines the role of learning and ...
    Posted 16 Nov 2016, 02:59 by ICO Education
  • PhD Defence Carla Oonk On Wednesday December 7, at 16:00 hours exactly, Carla Oonk (Wageningen University) will defend her thesis Learning and Teaching in the Regional Learning Environment: Enabling Students and Teachers to Cross Boundaries in Multi-Stakeholder Practices. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Aula of Wageningen University. If you have any questions, or if you want to attend the reception afterwards, please inform the paranimfs at carlapromoveert@gmail.comShort summary of the thesisFinding solutions for complex societal problems requires cross-boundary collaboration between multiple stakeholders who represent various practices, disciplines and perspectives. The authentic, multi-stakeholder Regional Learning Environment (RLE) is expected to develop higher education students’ capabilities for ...
    Posted 16 Nov 2016, 02:52 by ICO Education
  • PhD defence Joost Jansen in de Wal On Friday November 18, 13:30 hours exactly, Joost Jansen in de Wal (Open University of the Netherlands) will defend his thesis Secondary school teachers' motivation for professional learning. All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Pretoria Building of the Open University in Heerlen.   More information (in Dutch) can be found at https://www.perssupport.nl/persbericht/115789/leermotivatie-van-docenten-voortgezet-onderwijs-niet-optimaal
    Posted 16 Nov 2016, 02:34 by ICO Education
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Vacancies

  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Assistant / Associate Professor in MANAGEMENT/EDUCATIONAL SCIENCES IÉSEG SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT, Université Catholique de Lille -  FACULTY POSITIONIn view of its continuous growth, IÉSEG School of Management invites applications for a Full-time Permanent Position at Assistant ...
    Posted 6 Dec 2016, 00:11 by ICO Education
  • Universitair Docent Vakdidactiek Bètawetenschappen (0.8 fte) Vacaturenummer 16-411 ICLON, Universiteit Leiden - Het ICLON - Interfacultair Centrum voor Onderwijsontwikkeling, Lerarenopleiding en Nascholing - zoekt t.b.v. de Afdeling Voortgezet Onderwijs een: Universitair Docent Vakdidactiek Bètawetenschappen (0.8 fte) Vacaturenummer 16 ...
    Posted 6 Dec 2016, 00:00 by ICO Education
  • Universitair Docent Onderwijswetenschappen Hoger Onderwijs (0.8 fte) Vacaturenummer 19-410 ICLON, Universiteit Leiden - Het ICLON - Interfacultair Centrum voor Onderwijsontwikkeling, Lerarenopleiding en Nascholing - zoekt t.b.v. de Afdeling Hoger Onderwijs een: Universitair Docent Onderwijswetenschappen Hoger Onderwijs (0.8 fte) Vacaturenummer ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2016, 23:59 by ICO Education
  • Postdoctoral Researcher (0,45 fte) Vacancy number 16-409 ICLON Graduate School of Teaching at Leiden University ICLON Graduate School of Teaching at Leiden University is establishing a research team for an ERC Starting Grant “Lost in Transition? Multiple ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2016, 23:51 by ICO Education
  • PhD Candidate (3 x 0.8 fte) Vacancy numbers 16-406, 16-407, 16-408 ICLON Graduate School of Teaching at Leiden UniversityICLON Graduate School of Teaching at Leiden University is establishing a research team for an ERC Starting Grant “Lost in Transition? Multiple ...
    Posted 5 Dec 2016, 23:50 by ICO Education
  • Learning and Development Consultant with a focus on assessment (1.0 fte) Maastricht University - Department of Educational Research and Development, School of Business and Economics - What We Are Looking For The Department of Educational Research and Development (School of Business and Economics ...
    Posted 14 Nov 2016, 00:56 by ICO Education
  • (Senior) Lecturer Faculty Development / Learning & Development Consultant (1.0 fte) Maastricht University - Department of Educational Research and Development, School of Business and Economics - What We Are Looking For The Department of Educational Research and Development (School of Business and Economics ...
    Posted 14 Nov 2016, 00:54 by ICO Education
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