Specialist Courses Social and Behavioural Sciences

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

Subject Dates Organiser

Mental Health Care, Psychoanalysis and Philosophy: An introduction to Lacan’s Seminar XVII (1969-1970) on Lacanian Discourse Theory and its relevance for today’s clinic and culture

13-17 September 2021

UGent, Department of Psycho-Analysis and Clinical Consulting

Magnetic Resonance Imaging: Basic MRI Physics

14-15-16 September 2021

UGent, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences Department of Diagnostic Sciences 

Seasonal School on Racism and Discrimination

20-24 September 2021

UGent, UA, VUB

Co-creative research with persons in vulnerable situations

29 September to 1 December 2021

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

Introduction to X-ray computed tomography 11-14 October 2021

Ghent University, Faculty of Sciences, Department of Physics and Astronomy

Bioresource Recovery – putting the circular economy to action Oct 2021 - June 2022 Ghent University, Department of Green Chemistry & Technology
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

8th GERN Summer School on Making Strategic Choices in Social Science Research 21-23 March 2022 Doctoral schools, Institute for international research on criminal policy (Ghent University), GERN
Conducting research in the field of teacher education: Challenges, pitfalls and important methodologies 1-3 September 2021 CANCELLED (postponed to March 2022 (dates to be announced) UGent, Department of Educational Studies and NTNU, NAFOL – Norway
Basic and advanced linear regression models in health sciences

11,18,25 October + 8 November 2021

Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Movement and Sport Sciences.


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

Data Analysis

Modules 2-3-4-5-7-8-11-12-14-16-18-19



Examination to enter the Doctoral Fellowship Program 2021


(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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