Upcoming and Past PhD Thesis Defenses

The defense of a doctal dissertation is a public, ceremonial event in the Netherlands. The calendar below displays upcoming an past defenses of OZSW PhD student members. The OZSW congratulates the students in question with this accomplishment.

Interviews with former OZSW PhD students

Loading Events

Upcoming Events › PhD thesis defense by OZSW member

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

List of Events

Emy Kool: Oocyte Banking for Third-party Assisted Reproduction: An Ethical Analysis

12 December @ 14:30

The main objective of this thesis is to evaluate how we can organize oocyte (‘’egg”) banks for third-party assisted reproductive treatment in such a way that both collection and distribution of cryopreserved donor oocytes is fair and responsible. Utrecht University 12 December. 14.30u Academiegebouw

PhD Thesis Defense: Desert, Luck, and Justice

7 January 2020 @ 16:00 - 17:30

Desert, Luck, and Justice Huub Brouwer Tilburg University Tuesday January 7th, 2020. 16:00 - 17:30. Aula of Tilburg University (Cobbenhagen building, Warandelaan 2, Tilburg).

PhD defense R. Dings: “Not being oneself? Self-ambiguity in the context of mental disorder”

8 January 2020 @ 12:30 - 14:00

It is quite common in psychiatric contexts that people report 'not feeling like themselves', or have difficulty distinguishing themselves from their mental disorder. Roy Dings provides a philosophical analysis that enables us to better understand such cases. He identifies various conceptual, epistemological and contextual obstacles that may arise when psychiatric patients try to make sense of who they are in the context of a mental disorder.

+ Export Events
PhD Defence Ching Hung — Design for Green: Ethics and Politics for Behavior-Steering Technology
On Wednesday 13th November 2019 at 10:30 in De Waaier, University of Twente, Ching will present and ...
PhD Defence James Grayot
On Febuary 8 James Grayot will defend his PhD-thesis ‘Agency & choice: on the cognitive a...

Form to submit your own PhD defense

Instructions for OZSW PhD students
Please bear the following in mind when adding your PhD defense to the calendar:

  • Select the category “Doctoral thesis defense by OZSW members” to get included in the calendar above. Also select your university as a category.
  • As event title, include: “PhD defense “[title of your dissertation]”; this is most informative for the main event calendar.
  • Put “By [your name]” in the excerpt. Nothing more.
  • Please include a short summary of the topic (length about the size of a back cover) under the main event description area.

We moderate all event submissions, so it may take some days before the event appears on the site. Thank you for your patience.


Print Friendly, PDF & Email