UniPID News

March 2, 2022 — DocShop 2022 reflected on the features of academic publishing

"DocShop 2022: the Arts of Academic Publishing" was organized by UniPID, The Finnish Society for Development Research (FSDR) the Doctoral Programme in Political Societal and Regional Change (PSRC) at University of Helsinki. The workshop was organized in connection with the annual...

February 23, 2022 — Infrastructures of research: towards equitable and responsible North-South collaborations

UniPID hosted a roundtable and a workshop on Infrastructures of research: towards equitable and responsible North-South collaborations, a special event in the Development Days Conference 2022

February 21, 2022 — Master's Award Ceremony Celebrates Nina Koulumies-Simberg!

Master’s Award 2021 was announced last week during the Development Days Conference. The winning thesis by Nina Koulumies-Simberg was applauded by the Award Committee for its diverse research data and critical political economy approach.

February 16, 2022 — Story behind the research: Meet Carolina Buendia!

This year we give the spotlight to DocNet members. Like UniPID, Buendia is also curious to understand the impact of partnerships. Have a read and take a look at what she told us!

February 14, 2022 — Partnership dialogues between African and Finnish Higher Education Institutes

UniPID and the Global Innovation Network for Teaching and Learning (GINTL) Africa Network have started cooperating to increase global academic cooperation and integrate Global South voices and perspectives into the work of the Finnish higher education institutions (HEIs).

February 7, 2022 — Our Student Feedback Report 2016-2020 is now available!

Student feedback report analyses the experiences of students that have taken part in UniPID Virtual Studies courses during 2016-2020. The results that emerge from the evaluation suggest that most of the students have found the courses useful and fruitful.

January 28, 2022 — The interim report of the Forum for International Affairs in Higher Education and Research has been published!

UniPID supports the promotion of a more international and globally responsible Finnish higher education and research

January 12, 2022 — "Going beyond virtual studies: a rewarding internship experience"

In September 2021 we introduced you to Alexandra Biris, most recent trainee at UniPID. 4 months later, Biris answered a few questions to sum up her experiences at our Network. This is what she told us!

December 9, 2021 — Story behind the course: Meet Christopher, Sophia, and Janne!

Three good friends and close colleagues are behind the "Global Extractivisms and Alternatives" UniPID virtual studies course, which starts in January 2022. We had the opportunity to e-meet them and this is what they told us!