Transferable Skills Overview all Doctoral Schools

Seminars in transferable skills

Subject / Course Title
Doctoral School

Academic Year/Dates

Cluster Organiser
Advanced Academic English Writing Skills Arts, Humanities and Law 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Social and Behavioural Sciences 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
(Bioscience) Engineering 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Natural Sciences 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Life Sciences and Medicine 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Advanced Academic English Conference Skills all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Presentation Skills all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
English Proficiency for Presentations all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Effective Slides all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
Academic Posters all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral School & UCT
How to get published all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman
Schrijven voor niet-vakgenoten en pers all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron
Effective Scientific Communication all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)
Creating effective research posters all Doctoral Schools Tue 8 December 2020 from 14h00 - 16h00 Communication skills Jean-luc Doumont (Principiae)
Communication Skills basic + follow-up Modules Conflict management + Negotiation skills all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & True Colours
Meeting skills all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (to be announced) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Johan De Bruycker
Personal effectiveness all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
Leadership Foundation Course all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Dan Steer

From PhD to SME 2020: a 1-year leadership programme developed by VOKA 

all Doctoral Schools Feb 2020 until Dec 2020  
Communication skills + Leadership & Personal efficiency + Career management Doctoral Schools & VOKA

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

 all Doctoral Schools

From March to October 2020

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

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

 all Doctoral Schools

From 14 September to 7 December 2020

Research & Valorization DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen
Qualitative Research Seminars all Doctoral Schools Oct-Nov-Dec 2020 Research & Valorization FLAMES
Ideation: generating more creative ideas and impactful research ideas (4 sessions) all Doctoral Schools Nov 10 to Dec 4, 2020 Research & Valorization + Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Academic Creativity Labs
Research Data management: a practical course Arts, Humanities & Law
3(PM) + 4(AM) December 2020 Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Social & Behavioural Sciences
29 (PM) + 30 (AM) October 2020 Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
(Bioscience) Engineering
4(PM) + 5(AM) November 2020 Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Natural Sciences 26(PM) + 27(PM) November Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Life Sciences and Medicine
1 (PM) + 2 (AM) December 2020 (FULL) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Fostering Responsible Conduct of Research all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (to be announced) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools
Speed Reading all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Bernard Lernout
Effective Graphical Displays all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)
GDPR in research all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Research & Valorization Ghent University, Department of Adm Aff – Data Protection
Networking for Researchers all Doctoral Schools Tue 17 November 2020 from 14h00 - 16h00 Career management Jean-luc Doumont (Principiae)
Grow your future career all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel
Project management all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
Creative thinking all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Resilience, research and zen all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021  (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Working with nerves and developing assertiveness all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021 (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Applying for a post-PhD job all Doctoral Schools 2020-2021  (rec.) Career management Doctoral Schools & UCT

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

Module 7: Introduction to NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

Feb 4, 2021

Ghent University, Faculty of Sciences, ICES Organiser Research & Valorization
Knowlegde 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
Basisassistententraining (in Dutch) 2020-2021 Office for Educational Quality Control Organiser Career management (attend at least 6 hours of training)
Seminaries Onderwijskunde (in Dutch) 2020-2021 UGent, HoGent, Arteveldehogeschool, Howest Organiser Career management (attend at least 5 seminars)

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