Specialist Courses Social and Behavioural Sciences

Specialist courses (co-)organised by the Doctoral School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

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Subject Dates Organiser
Text, Image, Sound: Intermedial Crossings in Twentieth-Century Mass Media

28-29-30 April 2021

Department of Literary Studies UGent, UAntwerpen, VUB and KUL

Science to Business

Registration is closed!

From 5 May to 18 June 2021

DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen

Multidisciplinary research tools to study work and the labour market

17-21 May 2021

UGent, IDC UGent @ Work

Conducting research in the field of teacher education: Challenges, pitfalls and important methodologies (to be announced)

1-3 September 2021

UGent, Department of Educational Studies and NTNU, NAFOL – Norway

Plunge into your own business plan

22, 23, 24 + 27 September 2021

UGent, Food2Know

Co-creative research with persons in vulnerable situations

29 September to 1 December 2021

UGent, Department of Psychoanalysis & Clinical Consulting, Special Needs Education

The erasure of the global south in international law (Francqui International Chair) From 2 Feb to 11 May 2021

UGent, UAntwerpen, KU Leuven, UCL, ULB, VUB, Saint Louis, UHasselt


Social work research as a practice of transparency

Deadline for application: 11 Dec 2020!

From 19 Feb to 28 May 2021 (4 sessions)

Department of Social Work and Social Pedagogy UGent, KU Leuven

From PhD to SME 2021: a 1-year leadership programme developed by VOKA  Feb 2021 until Dec 2021

Doctoral Schools & VOKA

Expedition DO! (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar Research & Valorization) From March to October 2021 ONLINE!

DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen


Data and Network Science Summer School 2020 with a focus on socio-economic problems to be announced

Ghent University, Department of Economics, VUB & KU Leuven



Selection of other courses

PhD students who want to include one of the courses listed below or any other course in their Doctoral Training Programme are required to submit an application for recognition.

Subject Dates Organiser Registration
Module 11: Machine Learning with Python Apr-May-June 2021 - ON CAMPUS IPVW-ICES Organiser
Module 12: Manipulating, Plotting and Reporting Data in R May-June - ONLINE IPVW-ICES Organiser
Module 13: Propensity Score Methods June 2021 - ON CAMPUS IPVW-ICES Organiser
Examination to enter the Doctoral Fellowship Program 2020


(Intercollegiate Center for Management Science)

Intellectual Property and Valorization 2020-2021 Ghent University OASIS course code I001967
Causal Inference in Micro-econometrics with Application to Program 2020-2021 Ghent University OASIS course code X000173

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