The other side of supervision – Interview with Henk Wymeersch (Supervisor of the year 2015)

HenkThe winner of the Supervisor of the year prize Henk Wymeersch, Associate Professor at department of Signal and system, discussed with us about his view on supervision and much more. Here comes the whole interview:

Q: Why do you think that you received this award?

I was quite surprised because I haven’t graduated any students yet [4.5 years], so maybe it is sort of premature. But I think the reason is that I am quite dedicated to my students.  As a professor I have many things coming at me but, I always prioritize people and papers. If a paper needs to be written or submitted I’ll drop everything, if a student needs help I will drop everything. I believe that people appreciate that.

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SULF seminar: Working in Sweden – what everyone should know

SULF organizes the seminar “Working in Sweden- what everybody should know” on 19 May 2015 at Gothenburg university. If you are new in Sweden or just still wondering how this country works, then you are most welcome to join!

When:19 May, at 10.00-12.00
Where: Arbets- och miljömedicin, Hamberger, Medicinaregatan 16

Registration required. If you are interested in attending please register by mail to:, no later than May 12. Please note that registration is binding. Sandwiches and beverages will be available for those who sign up.

Find more info here.