The group provides support to the faculty boards and assists in the preparation of matters relating to strategy, monitoring and evaluation in education at the graduate level. The group is tasked to facilitate communication and diffusion of ideas between research subjects and between disciplines and between subject representatives, educators and doctoral students and ensure that supervisor training and introductioncourse for newly admitted doctoral students (university level) develop.
The joint committee group consists of members from the Faculty Boards, doctoral students representatives and officials.
During 2022-2024 the group consists of:
A doctoral students conciliator is the referent for doctoral students who feel the need to discuss their study situation, supervisor or other issues with an impartial person. Doctoral student conciliators are qualified at the docent/professor level. A member of the joint committee group acts as vice doctoral student conciliator in cases where the university’s doctoral student conciliator is not appropriate due to personal relationships etc.