Before the defense - chairperson and administrators
As a rule the PhD student's examiner will chair the disputation. If this examiner is simultaneously the PhD student's main advisor one of EMG's remaining examiners will chair the disputation.
- Issues the certificate for the defense of the thesis and gives it to the chairman at the defense.
- Receives the signed certificate back and send it to the degree evaluation office.
The economics administrators (Marie, Jolina or Veronika)
Handles the travel allowances and remunerations.
The opponent will receive a fee of SEK 10 000 (from 2017, will be reduced with Swedish tax).