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The I-Node of the Planetary Collegium - Plymouth University in Greece
Mission
Within the context of transdisciplinary and syncretism, I-Node promotes the integration of art, science, technology and consciousness research in post-biological culture.
Description
The PhD Programme of the Planetary Collegium of the University of Plymouth on the island of Kefalonia - Greece.

Trans-disciplinary strategies towards art, science, technology, and consciousness research.
General Information
As an integral part of Planetary Collegium, I-Node is concerned with advance inquiry in the transidisciplinary space between the arts, technology and the sciences with consciousness research an integral component of the overall work.

All part-time doctoral research candidates attend three mandatory ten-day face-to-face Composite Sessions each year over a continuous three year period.
Typically, each session involves three days of individual research updates presented for discussion by the group; a three stage critique by all members of the group in respect of each other’s work; individual supervisory tutorials; and a two-day public symposium.

Doctoral candidates are required to submit progress reports to the University of Plymouth Research Committee at regular intervals.

To this end, I-Node implements a total Planetary Collegium’s curriculum be maintaining the academic standards, values and principles of Plymouth University; providing a PhD programme aligned exclusively to Plymouth University’s regulations.
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OPPORTUNITY

The 2014 I-Node ARA Grant Program


Deadline:
Wed Sep 10, 2014 00:00

Location:
KEFALONIA ISLAND, Greece

The 2014 I-Node ARA Grant Program
Deadline: September 10 , 2014

The I-Node of the Planetary Collegium and its host Institution –Ionion Center of Arts and Culture- are announcing three (3) grants for promising researchers, to undertake post-doctoral study. Advanced Research Associates are valued members of Planetary Collegium Community, playing a critical role in Art|Sci|Tech Academic Community. The Collegium was awarded The World Universities Forum Award for Best Practice in Higher Education, and the President Prof. Roy Ascott is the Golden Nica Winner of Ars Electronica 2014.

General Theme:Next Nature
New Technological developments and the new practice of science are bringing new kinds of creativity in an integrated approach to real world problem solving. They are culturally and academically desirable but they need the syncretic standpoint so to launch new initiatives and productions that will ensure the sustainability of research.
Advanced Research Accociateship (ARA)
The Advanced Research Associateship (ARA) involves post-doctoral or advanced practice research.ARA.’s are neither students nor employees. ARA is a unique platform where the researcher pursuing advanced studies beyond the doctoral level in preparation for an independent career. Postdoctoral researchers are enrolled for a limited period of time and involved in a comprehensive calendar of events, conferences and sessions that are offered through the I-Node as well as by the entire Planetary Collegium (PC) community. Hence, they have the opportunity to interact with the large and growing group of transdisciplinary Planetary researchers involved with (faculty, graduates, honorary members and other candidates).

Grant Participation
We will financially support individuals to attend the ARA Programme at the I-Node of the Planetary Collegium, providing a grant that will cover a sufficient part of tuition fees.
Successful candidates will join 2014-2015 ARA Programme.
For further inquires please mail to inode.karoussos@gmail.com


OPPORTUNITY

The 2014 I-Node Grant Programme


Deadline:
Mon Aug 11, 2014 00:00

Location:
Kefalonia Island, Greece

The I-Node of the Planetary Collegium and its host Institution –Ionion Center of Arts and Culture- are announcing three (3) grants for promising researchers, to undertake post-doctoral study. Advanced Research Associates are valued members of Planetary Collegium Community, playing a critical role in Art|Sci|Tech Academic Community.

Info: ionionode@gmail.com


OPPORTUNITY

Masterclass 'becomebecome'


Deadline:
Mon Jul 28, 2014 00:00

Location:
The Island of Kefalonia, Greece

The I-Node of the Planetary Collegium is currently accepting applications for the becomebecome 5-day masterclass in the beautiful island of Kefalonia, Greece.
Becomebecome masterclass is an opportunity to introduce a personal or professional project and amplify, augment and communicate it.
This process will transform every idea into a vibrant structure in order to discover new information about the project’s nature.
Each member of the masterclass will have an opportunity to communicate and finally evaluate the results of this process in collaboration with experts in the transdisciplinary field of Art, Science and Technology. It is an opportunity for artists and researchers to bolster their proposals and create alliances to develop and conduct their projects within a transdisciplinary platform.


OPPORTUNITY

Phd Research in Technoetics


Deadline:
Fri Jan 31, 2014 00:00

Location:
Greece

The I-Node of Planetary Collegium of Plymouth University, hosted by the Ionion Center for the Arts & Culture (ICAC) on the island of Cephalonia, Greece, invites applications for PhD candidates to be enrolled in 2013-2014 Academic year.

The Planetary Collegium is an international platform for research in art, technology and consciousness, with its hub (CAiiA) based in the University of Plymouth. Its president is Roy Ascott.
The Collegium consists of artists, theoreticians and scholars who meet online and periodically face-to-face in many parts of the world, to develop their research in the practice and theory of new media art with a special interest in telematics and technoetics. Their doctoral research leads to the award of the University of Plymouth PhD. Post-doctoral research is also pursued. Within the context of transdisciplinarity and syncretism, the Collegium promotes the integration of art, science, technology, and consciousness research within a post-biological culture.
For more Info: http://www.i-node.org/
ionionode@gmail.com


OPPORTUNITY

NEW OPEN CALL FOR PhD CANDIDATES FOR 2013-2014 ACADEMIC YEAR


Deadline:
Fri Nov 29, 2013 00:00

Location:
The Island of Kefalonia, Greece

“Technoetic Pathways: a transdisciplinary perspective in Art, Science and Technology”

“In recent years, artists have eagerly employed the metaphors of science and the tools of
advanced technology to break new ground, allowing a new culture of consciousness to grow. I call this culture "Technoetic”…from Greek techne and noetikos (mind)”
Roy Ascott


Deadline for proposals: November 29, 2013

The I-Node of the Planetary Collegium, Plymouth University in Kefalonia, Greece, announces the new call for PhD researchers for 2013-2014 Academic Year.
Please read carefully the guidelines regarding the application and review process before submitting your proposal:
http://www.i-node.org/#!admissions/c12cy

Declare your interest at: ionionode@gmail.com