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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

  • PhD Defence Yvette Baggen On 13 January 2017, 16:00 hours exactly, Yvette Baggen (Wageningen University) will defend her PhD thesis entitled LLLIGHT'in'Europe - Lifelong Learning, Innovation, Growth and Human capital Tracks in Europe.All ICO Members are cordially invited to be present at the PhD graduation ceremony in the Aula, gebouwnummer 362 of Wageningen University.More information about the project can be found here.
    Posted 11 Jan 2017, 01:47 by ICO Education
  • ICO invites all members to the ICO National Spring School 2017 April 20-21 2017, Utrecht University (De Uithof)https://sites.google.com/site/iconationalspringschool2017/ From Fall School to Spring School For various reasons ICO has decided to shift the ICO National and International Schools to Springtime, instead of the Fall. Good thing is, we will no longer suffer from falling leaves delaying our trains, so we can all be in time for the opening session. We realise that for some of you this change means you have a little less time to prepare yourselves this year. But you can use the Spring School to practice the presentation you plan to give on the conferences that follow, like the ORD, JURE or EARLI-conference. In 2018, the International Spring School will ...
    Posted 20 Dec 2016, 01:20 by ICO Education
  • ICO's PhD Monitor 2016 is now online The ICO PhD Monitor 2016 is now available online, and we would truly appreciate it if all ICO PhD-members would complete this questionnaire before February 1, 2017. We would like to remind you that completing the monitor is obligatory for all ICO PhD candidates. Also fill out this monitor if you have finished your PhD Project this past year. Filling out the questionnaire only takes about 10 minutes. The ICO Monitor: Why? First and foremost, the ICO Monitor is there for you. It might help you to get insight in your own progress, or the obstacles you might face. The ICO Monitor also includes some questions about your schedule and possible delays. These questions are not designed to make ...
    Posted 19 Dec 2016, 02:51 by ICO Education
  • Qualitative Research course offered at Maastricht University Qualitative Research in Health Professions Education: Research Design and Data Analysis  Looking for a course that will help you getting started with your qualitative research project? Or are you feeling lost in data analysis or just in need of some critical reflection on your analysis? In this course we’ll focus on two essential moments of choice in the qualitative research process: selecting your research design and selecting your analytical strategy. These choices are inherently interconnected and will ultimately create the lens through which you will make sense of your data. Our main goal with this one week course is twofold. On the one hand, we aim to provide you with the necessary understandings that allow you as a researcher ...
    Posted 13 Dec 2016, 02:33 by ICO Education
  • Prof. dr. Martin Mulder received ‘European Vocational Education and Training Researcher Award’ from the European Commission. During the European Vocational Skills Week in Brussels on December 9, 2016, Prof.dr. Martin Mulder received the European VET Researcher Award for his life time commitment to Vocational Education and Training Research. The Award was presented by Marianne Thyssen, European Commissioner, Employment, Social Affairs, Skills and Labour Mobility. The European Vocational Skills Week is a new event, organized under the auspices of the European Commission. Short CV of Professor Martin Mulder, Wageningen University, the Netherlands Martin Mulder, PhD, is Professor and Head of the Chair Group of Education and Competence Studies, Wageningen University, in the Netherlands. He studied educational sciences at the University of Utrecht (1982), and did his PhD at the University of Twente (1992), also in the ...
    Posted 12 Dec 2016, 23:53 by ICO Education
  • 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
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Vacancies

  • To see all vacancies go to the page Vacancies
  • Full Professor of Education Sciences (EDU), Wageningen University & Research (F/M) We are looking forA full Professor of Education Sciences who will lead the chair group Education Sciences (EDU) at Wageningen University & Research.As head of the group, the new ...
    Posted 11 Jan 2017, 23:34 by ICO Education
  • 2 PhD-positions Educational Neuroscience Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam - Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam is one of the leading institutions for higher education in Europe and aims to be inspiring, innovative, and committed to societal welfare. It compromises ...
    Posted 10 Jan 2017, 23:47 by ICO Education
  • 3-year doctoral position LEAD Graduate School & Research Network - Tübingen, GermanyThe LEAD Graduate School & Research Network (www.lead.uni-tuebingen.de) for Learning, Educational Achievement and Life Course Development, funded by the Excellence ...
    Posted 4 Jan 2017, 03:12 by ICO Education
  • Universitair Docent Onderwijspedagogiek (Tenure Track) De Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam (VU) is een vooraanstaande, innovatieve en groeiende universiteit die midden in de samenleving staat en actief bijdraagt aan de ontwikkelingen in onderwijs en onderzoek. Op de ...
    Posted 4 Jan 2017, 00:10 by ICO Education
  • Universitair hoofddocent Algemene Didactiek (0,8 - 1,0 fte) Radboud Docenten Academie Maximum salaris: € 5.780,- bruto/maand Vacaturenummer: 32.05.16 Reageer uiterlijk op: 22-01-2017Volledige tekst: http://www.ru.nl/werken/details/details_vacature_0 ...
    Posted 20 Dec 2016, 06:55 by ICO Education
  • 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
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