Transferable Skills Natural Sciences

Seminars in transferable skills (co-)organised by the Doctoral School of Natural Sciences

Dates Organiser Subject Cluster
1-2 July 2020 (Wed-Thu) UGhent, KU L, VUB, UA and UHasselt Digital Summer School on Science Communication  'Let's talk Science' edition 2020 Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT (University Language Center) Advanced Academic English Writing Skills: Natural Sciences Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT Advanced Academic English Conference Skills Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT Presentation Skills Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT English Proficiency for Presentations Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT Effective Slides Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & UCT Academic Posters Communication skills
Mon 19th October 2020 Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK) Impact and Research communication skills Communication skills
Tue 20th October 2020 Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK) Workshop 'Abstracts writing' Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman How to get published Communication skills
2019-2020   REPLACED by ONLINE course Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron Schrijven voor niet-vakgenoten en pers Communication skills
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont) Effective Scientific Communication Communication skills

2020-2021 (to be announced)

Doctoral Schools & True Colours Communication Skills Leadership & Personal efficiency
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Johan De Bruycker Meeting skills Leadership & Personal efficiency
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs Personal effectiveness Leadership & Personal efficiency
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Dan Steer Leadership Foundation Course Leadership & Personal efficiency
from Feb 2020 until Dec 2020 Doctoral Schools & VOKA

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

Communication skills + Leadership & Personal efficiency + Career management

From March to October 2020

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

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

Research & Valorization

16-17-18 & 21 September 2020

Ghent University, Food2Know

Plunge into your own business plan

Research & Valorization

From 14 September to 7 December 2020

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

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

Research & Valorization
26(PM) + 27(PM) November Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent Research Data Management in Natural Sciences: a practical course Research & Valorization
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Bernard Lernout Speed Reading Research & Valorization
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont) Effective Graphical Displas Research & Valorization
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools Fostering Responsible Conduct of Research Research & Valorization
NEW COURSE: Wed 21 October 2020 Ghent University, Department of Administrative Affairs – Data Protection GDPR in research Research & Valorization

10 September 202

Flanders Bio Knowledge for Growth 2020 Career management
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel Grow your future career Career management
2020-2021 (to be announced) Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs Project management Career management
2019-2020   REPLACED by ONLINE course Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK) Creative thinking Career management
2019-2020   REPLACED by ONLINE course Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK) Resilience, research and zen Career management
2019-2020  REPLACED by ONLINE sessions Doctoral Schools & UCT Applying for a post-PhD job Career management

 

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.

Dates Organiser Subject Cluster Registration
3-5 June 2020 @UHasselt FLAMES

Tools for Multivariate Data Analysis   advanced level

Research & Valorization Organiser
5-11 June 2020@KUL   ONLINE FLAMES

Essential Tools for R – ONLINE course beginners level

Research & Valorization Organiser
10-12 June 2020@UGent  ONLINE FLAMES

Introduction to Graphics using R (Video lecture)  intermediate level

Research & Valorization Organiser
22-25 June 2020@UGent  ONLINE FLAMES Introduction to Python for statistical data analysis (Video lecture) beginners level Research & Valorization Organiser
June 2020 @UHasselt FLAMES Introduction to R Research & Valorization Organiser
2019-2020 Ghent University, Technology Transfer Introduction to Technology Transfer skills Research & Valorization Organiser
2019-2020 Ghent University Dare to Venture Leadership & Personal efficiency OASIS course code E076460
2019-2020 Ghent University Dare to Start Career management OASIS course code E076470
2019-2020 Ghent University Onderzoeksimpact en co-creatie binnen de sociale en humane wetenschappen Research & Valorization OASIS course code H002163
2019-2020 Office for Educational Quality Control Basisassistententraining (in Dutch) Career management (attend at least 6 hours of training) Organiser
2019-2020 UGent, HoGent, Arteveldehogeschool, Howest Seminaries Onderwijskunde (in Dutch) Career management (attend at least 5 seminars) Organiser
2019-2020 VIB VIB Training Initiatives Various clusters Organiser

 

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