The orientation programme will begin with a presentation from Vice-Chancellor Kåre Bremer looking at the University's history and organisation. Participants will then receive an introduction to the University's leading research areas, its support systems, as well as conditions of employment at the university. The programme also includes a general introduction to living in Sweden and understanding the Swedish character. The programme will close with food and a chance to mingle with colleagues.

Date: 24 October 2011

Time and place:
09.00 to 16.15, Geovetenskapens hus, room Högbomsalen
16.15 to 18.00, mingle outside Högbomsalen

Please send an email to no later than 14 October. The programme is free of charge and includes lunch and a little something to eat at the reception.
For more information:
You are welcome to contact Nina Vettergren, email or tel +46 8 16 24 94.