PAND is a national network of local associations who represent PhD students at a university level. We are devoted to facilitating collaboration among the network’s member associations and providing a common voice for PhD students in Denmark, both nationally and internationally.

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Recent news

UCAPS Fair for PhD Students: Find your community

  UCAPS (University of Copenhagen Association of PhD Students), PAND (PhD Association Network of Denmark) and Studenterhuset are welcoming all PhD students in Copenhagen for a fun volunteering and community fair. Have you just started your PhD and would like...

Policy paper on the lack of remuneration during the PhD extension period

PAND is uniting PhD students voices on a pressing problematic, namely the lack of remuneration during the extension of the research period. Extension can often be caused by factors external to the researcher's control. Examples of research-related delays and subsequent academically...

PAND Strategy Retreat 2018

PAND is back from holidays refreshed and energized! Before the tropical Danish summer got us totally distracted, the PAND board met for a 2-day strategy development retreat in a cozy house in the centre of Copenhagen. PAND board members from...

OK18 – Potential Conflict Over Collective Agreements

OK18 - Potential Conflict Over Collective Agreements - Click here for flyer on OK18 Collective agreements for public sector employees expire by the end of March 2018. Today at a press conference, the Minister of Public Innovation (Sophie Løhde) stated that...

Talk Like Ted Event at KU

Talk Like Ted Yesterday, we had the pleasure to welcome PhD students to the first PAND event, hosted at University of Copenhagen. Around 80 enthusiastic PhD students joined our ''Talk like TED'' workshop, all over from KU, DTU and AU....

Coffee Truck Tour

Coffee Truck Tour From February 19 to February 22 we will be driving a coffee truck around all the universities in Denmark, to say hello and strengthen PhD students with some of that black magic liquid called coffee!  Come grab...

PAND Strategy and Development Workshop

  PAND Strategy and Development Workshop On the lakeside of Furesø, in the first weekend of December, the PAND board of management came together from across Denmark, to review our motivations and strategy for the coming year. Working and brainstorming...

Welcome to PAUSD

Welcome to PAUSD   From the momentum of PANDs establishment, Ph.D. students at the University of Southern Denmark (SDU) organized themselves to form the Ph.D. association of SDU, PAUSD. Together with top-down support from PAND and the university administration, PAUSD...

Inaugural assembly

Inaugural assembly On the 23rd of January 2017 PANDs inaugural assembly took place at Syddansk Universitet in Odense. PhD students from 8 out of the 10 PhD awarding institutions in Denmark attended to establish the national association. The meeting kicked...