Transferable Skills Seminars

Seminars in Transferable Skills

Subject / Course Title
Doctoral School (DS)

Academic Year 2020-2021/Dates (*rec. = recurring each semester)

Cluster Organiser

Advanced Academic English Writing Skills

(10x2 hrs)  ONLINE

Arts, Humanities and Law

11 Feb to 29 Apr 2021  (*rec.)

Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Social and Behavioural Sciences 9 Feb to 27 Apr 2021   (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
(Bioscience) Engineering 8 Feb to 26 Apr 2021   (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Natural Sciences 10 Feb to 28 Apr 2021   (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Life Sciences and Medicine 10 Feb to 26 Apr 2021   (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT

Advanced Academic English Conference Skills

(10x2 hrs)   ONLINE

all DS 8 or 9 Feb to 26 or 27 Apr 2021  (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT

Presentation Skills

(4x3 hrs)  ONLINE

all DS 26 March to 30 Apr or 31 May to 21 June 2021  (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT

English Proficiency for Presentations

(4x3 hrs)   ONLINE

all DS to be announced   (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT

Effective Slides

(2x3 hrs)  ONLINE

all DS 26 March to 2 Apr or 29 Apr to 6 May 2021  (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT

Academic Posters

(2x3 hrs)   ONLINE

all DS 25 March to 1 Apr or 20 to 27 May 2021 (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
How to get published all DS 22 March to 2 April 2021 (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman
Science Communication ONLINE: Writing for non-specialists and press all DS 22 Apr to 7 May, 2021 (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron

Science Figured Out

all DS May-June 2021 (*rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & The Floor is Yours

How to deal with media and journalists as a researcher ONLINE

all DS 17+18 June (AM) + 25 June (PM), 2021 Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron

Effective Scientific Communication REMOTE

all DS to be announced Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)

Communication Skills basic + follow-up Modules Conflict management + Negotiation skills ONLINE

all DS March to May 2021 (*rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & True Colours
Meeting skills all DS to be announced (*rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Johan De Bruycker

Personal effectiveness ONLINE

all DS May-June 2021 (*rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs

NEW !!

Stress and resilience for researchers   ONLINE

all DS     27 April (AM) + 25 May (AM) 2021 Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & HR Learning and Development Unit of KU L

Leadership Foundation Course ONLINE

all DS May or June 2021 (*rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Dan Steer

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

all DS From Feb 2021 until Dec 2021  
Communication skills + Leadership & Personal efficiency + Career management Doctoral Schools & VOKA

NEW !!

An introduction to Engaged Learning for PhD students

all DS

26 May + 4 + 9 June 2021 (3x2 hrs)

Research & Valorization Ghent University, Department of Criminology, Criminal Law and Social Law
Digital Identity and Networking

all DS

to be announced

Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Adoc Talent management

Expedition DO! (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar)

all DS

From March 2021 until October 2021

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

H-Impact (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar)

all DS

to be announced

Research & Valorization DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen
Qualitative Research Seminars all DS AY 2020-2021 Research & Valorization FLAMES
Research Data management: a practical course  ONLINE Arts, Humanities & Law

to be announced

(*rec.)

Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Social & Behavioural Sciences and Life Sciences & Medicine

to be announced

(*rec.)

Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
(Bioscience) Engineering and Natural Sciences

to be announced

(*rec.)

Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Fostering Responsible Conduct of Research all DS to be announced (*rec.) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools

Speed Reading  ONLINE

all DS to be announced (*rec.) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Bernard Lernout

Effective Graphical Displays REMOTE

all DS 10 + 31 March 2021 Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)

GDPR in research ONLINE

all DS to be announced Research & Valorization Ghent University, Department of Adm Aff – Data Protection
Interuniversity Job Market for Young Researchers 2021 all DS from Mon 29 March through to Wed 31 March 2021 Career management UGent, KU Leuven, VUB, UAntwerpen and UHasselt

PhD Innovation Café 2021 (3rd edition)

all DS

Tuesday 18 May 2021

Application deadline: April 2, 2021, 11.59PM

Career management Doctoral Schools and Ghent University PhD Community, Voka Oost-Vlaanderen, DO!

What does it mean to be researcher in the 21st century academia (edition 2021)

all DS from 22 April to 7 May 2021 Career management Ghent University, Faculty of Arts & Philosophy, UA & VUB

Grow your future career ONLINE

all DS to be announced (*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel

Project management ONLINE

all DS June 2021(*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs

Creative thinking ONLINE

all DS 6 May(all day) +7 May (AM) 2021 (*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)

Resilience, research and zen ONLINE

all DS to be announced (*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)

Working with nerves and developing assertiveness ONLINE

all DS 25+26 May 2021 (AM) (*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)

Applying for a post-PhD job ONLINE

all DS May-June-Aug 2021  (*rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & UCT

Plunge into your own business plan

all DS 22, 23, 24 + 27 September 2021 Career management Doctoral Schools & Food2Know

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/Course title Academic Year/Dates Organiser Registration Cluster

FLAMES Summer School 2021

(20 modules)

From 6 to 17 September 2021 FLAMES@Hasselt University

FLAMES

Registrations open on 26 April 2021

each module = 1 transferable skills seminar cluster Research & Valorization
Knowledge for Growth edition 2021 27-29 September 2021

Flanders Bio

for PhD members of Life Sciences & Med, (Bioscience)Engineering and Natural Sciences

Organiser

Career management
Knowledge Transfer skills for Social Sciences, Humanities and Arts 2020-2021 Ghent University, Technology Transfer Organiser Research & Valorization
Introduction to Technology Transfer skills 2020-2021 Ghent University, Technology Transfer Organiser Research & Valorization
Dare to Venture 2020-2021 Ghent University OASIS course code E076460 Leadership & Personal efficiency
Dare to Start 2020-2021 Ghent University OASIS course code E076470 Career management
Online Onderwijstraject voor Assistenten (in Dutch) 2020-2021 Office for Educational Quality Control Organiser Career management
Seminaries Onderwijskunde (in Dutch) 2020-2021 UGent, HoGent, Arteveldehogeschool, Howest Organiser Career management (attend at least 3 seminars)

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