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Unique Livestream: Digital PhD Defense Chris Hartgerink

Published: 17th April 2020 Last updated: 17th April 2020

Today Chris Hartgerink will receive his PhD with the first full digital promotion, at least at Tilburg University. Chris works at the Department of Methodology and Statistics at the Tilburg School of Social and Behavioral Sciences (TSB). His defense will be livestreamed today 1.30 p.m. on YouTube: tiu.nu/livephddefense.

His thesis is entitled: Contributions towards understanding and building sustainable science, supervised by Marcel van Assen and Jelte Wicherts.  The dissertation focuses on either understanding and detecting threats to the epistemology of science or making practical advances to remedy epistemological threats.

The defense will be livestreamed today 1.30 p.m. on YouTube: tiu.nu/livephddefense.


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