PhD Defence: Motivation for reading within the first year of formal reading instruction

Bente Rigmor Walgermo will defend her doctoral dissertation on Friday September 28th at the University of Stavanger.

Walgermo will defend her thesis Motivation for Reading within the First Year of Formal Reading Instruction

Time: September 28 2019, 10am (trial lecture) og 12 (disputation)
Place: The University of Stavanger, The Reading Centre, Valhall auditorium 
Trial lectureGender differences in emergent literacy skills, reading interest and self-concepts

Main supervisorOddny Judith Solheim, associate professor, The Reading Centre, UiS
Co-supervisorFinn Egil Tønnessen, professor, IGIS, UiS
Co-supervisor: Jan Frijters, professor, Brock University, Ontario, Canada
ChairRudy Garred, vice-dean, Faculty of education and humanities, UiS

Evaluation committee:
1. James Chapman, professor, University of Massey, New Zealand
2. Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen, professor, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
3. Wenke Mork Rogne, associate professor, Institute for language and literature, Volda University College 

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