Prof. Michaéla Schippers has received the Comenius Senior Fellows grant for the project: How to boost Student Wellbeing and Study Success (SWASS). The role of an interactive AI based goal-setting intervention.
Erasmus Centre for Study and Career Success
Lack of clear goals and motivation are important causes of student underachievement and drop-outs. Our goal-setting programme can help university- and secondary school students achieve their goals.
On February 26th, the goal-setting team hosted the Study Success Meet-up in the Erasmus Education Lab. Prof Michaéla Schippers discussed the mission and goal of the goal-setting team, followed by a discussion of the most recent research results and future plans.
How can outside legislation better protect whistleblowers? How can we see whistleblowers as positive forces in our society? What contributes to the imaging of blowing the whistle? How can we influence this? The above mentioned questions where tackled during the ‘Blowing the Whistle – Pride, Prejudice & Protection’ seminar, organised by Transparency International on November 29th 2018.
On Thursday December 14th, Prof. Michaéla Schippers won the RSM Funding Award 2018 for the societal relevance and real impact of the goal-setting programme on a secondary education level.
Join us on June 6th for a talk by Prof. Peter Gollwitzer. Prof. Gollwitzer has worked in universities and research institutes in the US and Germany, mainly focusing his research on the effective self-regulation of thought, affect, and action. This talk will focus on how relying on the goal concept facilitates the development and testing of theories in the science of motivation. It is a topic that has concerned management for a long time, yet few motivational theories are related to goals.
Three educational professionals of the Erasmus University Rotterdam, among which Prof. Michaéla Schippers, have won a Comenius Fellow-grant. Prof. Michaéla Schippers has received a Comenius Senior Fellows-grant of 100.000 euro for the project: How to boost Student Wellbeing and Study Success (SWASS). The role of an interactive AI based goal-setting intervention.
What does it mean to live and lead with a sense of purpose? How can purpose be defined, and why is it so important for organisations and people? Five exciting keynote speakers, under whom our collaborator Shaun Tomson, explored these topics at the RSM Leadership Summit on Friday 12 October 2018 in the historic Van Nelle Fabriek.