A week ago or so I conducted peer review of six session proposals for the upcoming 9th conference of the Nordic Association for Semiotic Studies (NASS IX), for which I am a member of the Scientific Advisory Committee.
Wednesday, 28 January 2015
Today I have given 12 students at University of Stavanger´s Department of social studies feedback on their drafts of project description for bachelor thesis in child welfare (half an hour each).
Tuesday, 27 January 2015
My book chapter "Existential universals: biosemiosis and existential semiosis" has been forthcoming in Eero Tarasti´s (et al.) (Eds), Transending Signs (Paris: Muyton de Gruton) since 2010 at least. And it still is.
Today I chaired a supervisor seminar (2 hours) at University of Stavanger´s Department of Social Studies, in relation to the bachelor thesis in child welfare and social work respectively. I was appointed member of a 3-person reference group in research ethics. Some 20 faculty attended the seminar.
Monday, 26 January 2015
Today I have participated in reassessment of three exam papers in Examen Philosophicum at University of Stavanger´s Department of social studies, with Espen Gamlund.