Prizes and Honours
The University of Oslo regularly confers the degree of Doctor philosophiae honoris causa on researchers from all around the world. The title of Doctor philosophiae honoris causa is conferred for significant scientific contribution or work of outstanding quality furthering the scientific endeavour.
The Faculty of Educational Sciences confers the Doctor philosophiae honoris causa every third year. The Doctor philosophiae honoris candidate also gives an honorary lecture in connection with celebration.
The Promotion Ceremony takes polace 2 september in the Aula at The University of Oslo.
The Doctor philosophiae honoris causa 2014 is Professor Charles Hulme, University College London.
At the Faculty of Educational Sciences the Honorary Lecture will also define the Helga Eng's Lecture the same year. The Honorary Lectuure 2014 will be presented:
Day: Monday 1 September
Time: kl. 10.15
Place: Lecture Hall number 2, Helga Eng's House
The tilte of the Honorary Lecture is: Is neuroscience a useful guide to developing educational interventions?
The Lecture is open for all. Welcome !