Information sessions and workshops for PhD’s & postdoctoral fellows

The labour market information sessions and job application workshops listed below will be organised on the 2nd floor of the ICC.

Pre-registration is necessary only for the CV analysis as part of P&G workshop (limited number of slots available).

CV analysis also takes place on the 2nd floor of the ICC – in the Bauwenszaal. It is required to book a consultation with a PhD careers advisor in advance!

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UN career opportunities

Christophe Verhellen – UNRIC

An evidence-based approach to the job search

Prof. Greet Van Hoye – UGent

Personal branding

Karin Cammaerts – Passion for work


From Academia to Industry: How to set yourself apart from other PhDs

7 things to know about profile screening in industry | Targeted at engineering and beta sciences

Robin Lefebvre – P&G

Pre-registration is required for CV analysis by R. Lefebvre



Am I fit for the world beyond academe?

Marion Liberloo & Filip Bauwens – NextStep Coaching



A career in the EU institutions

Michiel Humblet – DG ECFIN European Commission


Career coaching & bridging the gap to life sciences industry [partly in English / partly in Dutch]

Gretel Vlogaert - Galilei / Dennis Dreesen en Anneleen Vanbuggenhout – Randstad Professionals Life Sciences

Postdoc Community Workshop: Science + Communication = Career

UGent – Esther De Smet

Exclusive for postdocs – pre-registration is required


Research opportunities in the USA: Fulbright & BAEF

Marie-Claude Hayoit – BAEF / Marijke Hendrickx – Fulbright


End of the Job Market for Young Researchers


Do also check out the labour market information sessions and job application workshops offered on the 1st floor:

We especially recommend “Working as an international in Belgium” by Talentree” at 12:30 hrs; “Werk vinden in het buitenland” by EURES (in Dutch) at 13:00 hrs; “Beurzen voor stages in het buitenland na het afstuderen” by Reconfirm & Flanders Knowledge Area (in Dutch) at 13:30; and last but not least at 15:00 hrs “Getting the job in style!” By Belmodo & Tiany Kiriloff (style icon Tiany Kiriloff gives tips and tricks so as to look elegant on your first job interview).