Head supervisor and assistant supervisor

The head of department/deputy head of department shall appoint a head supervisor for you as soon as possible after your admission. The head of department/deputy head of department shall also appoint one or several assistant supervisors. The head supervisor shall be an experienced researcher, qualified as associate professor, and related to Chalmers.

The head supervisor shall ensure that a research task is established at the beginning of the studies, and that you together prepare your individual syllabus. The head supervisor shall also ensure that you obtain qualified supervision by one of your supervisors to enable you to follow your individual syllabus.

It is important to have a good relationship with the head supervisor, and that you regularly meet to discuss your scientific work. Such is particularly important at the beginning of your research studies so that you can rapidly come into your research.

Published: Tue 08 Nov 2016. Modified: Sun 26 Mar 2017