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Workshop “Grounded Theory” for Doctoral Students

Workshop “Grounded Theory” for Doctoral Students

This workshop interactively examines the basic ideas and concepts of Grounded Theory (GT) methodology in theory and practice. In the first phase, we will discuss GT’s philosophical origins as well as its main methodological perspectives. Then we address key issues such as what is a GT research question and how to phrase questions that are […]

Workshop on Distant Reading and Digital Literary Studies

Workshop on Distant Reading and Digital Literary Studies

On November 1-2, Ilia State University Professor Levan Tsagareli will hold a workshop on the topic: Distance reading and literature research using digital technologies. The workshop explores the scope and challenges of Digital Literary Studies. It addresses primarily the PhD-students of Literature and Philology, however the presence of the representatives of other human and social […]

Workshop on “Research Data – Management, Infrastructures, and Applications”

Workshop on “Research Data – Management, Infrastructures, and Applications”

Aims of the Workshop Digital data are the basis of nearly all scientific research. The increasing amount and complexity of scientific data pose challenges to keeping data organized, documented, and available for verification of research and new analyses leading to new insights. The workshop will address various aspects of research data management (RDM) to guide […]

Article Published by Ilia State University Scientists in High Ranked International Journal “Astronomy & Astrophysics”

Article Published by Ilia State University Scientists in High Ranked International Journal “Astronomy & Astrophysics”

Ilia State University scientists, Eka Gurgenishvili, Ph.D. student of Iliauni Lehmann-Haupt International Doctoral School, Professors Teimuraz Zakarashvili and Vasil Kukhianidze, together with their European colleagues, published an article: „Rieger-type periodicity in the total irradiance of the Sun as a star during solar cycles 23–24“ in the high-ranking international journal “Astronomy & Astrophysics”. About the Article In prestigious scientific journal “Astronomy and Astrophysics”, […]

Workshop on Science Blogging

Workshop on Science Blogging

On June 22-23, 2021 the International Doctoral School is organizing a training entitled “Science Blogging” targeting PhD students who are registered at Ilia State University and have active status of a student. The goals of the workshop: Introducing the specifics and challenges of science / technology blogging; Teaching participants to translate their own scientific research […]

upcoming workshops/trainings

upcoming workshops/trainings

Upcoming workshops: 1) June 2021 “Presentation Techniques”, Prof. Eka Shaverdashvii 2021 წლის ივნისი “პრეზენტაციის ტექნიკები”. ტრენერი-პროფ. ეკა შავერდაშვილი 2) June 2021 “Science Communication”, Khatia Tordua and David Samniashvili. 2021 წლის ივნისი “მეცნიერების კომუნიკაცია” ტრენერები: ხატია თორდუა, დავით სამნიაშვილი 3) October 2021 “Distant Reading and Digital Literature Studies”, Prof. Levan Tsagareli. 2021 ოქტომბერი “დისტანციური წაკითხვა და […]

SUPERVISING PhD STUDENTS (Professor Dr. Michael Decker)

SUPERVISING PhD STUDENTS (Professor Dr. Michael Decker)

Seminar for LHIDP supervisors is organized by Ilia State University’s International Doctoral School in cooperation with Georg-August University of Goettingen. The event consists of two parts which take place on 14th and 18th of June. The number of participants is limited to 10 and supervisors from LHIDP have priority for this course. Contents Successful supervision […]

Workshop on Digital History

Workshop on Digital History

The workshop is organized by International Doctoral School of Ilia State University in cooperation with Georg-August University of Goettingen. The Digital Revolution shapes our societies in many ways. We are facing a profound transformation of economy, entertainment, or everyday communication. At the same time, digitisation has an impact on academia. The sciences have conducted computer-based […]

International Joint Classroom between Ilia State University and the University of Göttingen: The Online Experience of Academic Writing Partnership

International Joint Classroom between Ilia State University and the University of Göttingen: The Online Experience of Academic Writing Partnership

The event is organized by Ilia State University (ISU) International Doctoral School (IDS) in cooperation with the Centre for Academic Writing (ISU) and the Georg-August University of Göttingen in Germany International WritingLab (IWLUGOE). Academic writing partnerships are open to students pursuing Bachelor’s, Master’s as well as Doctoral degrees. The number of participants is limited to […]

Announcement of the Young Researcher Grant 2021

Announcement of the Young Researcher Grant 2021

The International Doctoral School and the School of Arts and Sciences jointly announce the call for applications for the Young Researcher Grant 2021. The call for applications addresses postdocs who obtained their doctoral degree from Ilia State Univeristy after 2017 in one ofthe following disciplines: Cultural Studies, Political Science, Sociology, Philology, Philosophy, Psychology, History, History […]