Transferable Skills Natural Sciences

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

Dates Subject Cluster Organiser
2020-2021 ONLINE Advanced Academic English Writing Skills: Natural Sciences Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 ONLINE Advanced Academic English Conference Skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 ONLINE Presentation Skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 ONLINE English Proficiency for Presentations Communcation skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 ONLINE Effective Slides Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 ONLINE Academic Posters Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Mon 19 October 2020 ONLINE Impact and Research communication skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK)
Tue 20 October 2020 ONLINE Workshop 'Abstracts writing' Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK)
2020-2021 (Sept or Nov 2020) ONLINE How to get published Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman
2020-2021 (Nov 2020) ONLINE Schrijven voor niet-vakgenoten en pers Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron
2020-2021 (October-November) ONLINE Effective Scientific Communication Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)
Tue 8 December 2020 ONLINE WEBINAR from 14h00 - 16h00 Creating effective research posters Communication skills Jean-luc Doumont (Principiae)

2020-2021 (Nov to Dec 2020)

ONLINE Communication Skills Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & True Colours
2020-2021 (to be announced) Meeting skills Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Johan De Bruycker
2020-2021 (Sept-Dec 2020)) ONLINE Personal effectiveness Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
2020-2021 (Sept/Oct/Nov) ONLINE Leadership Foundation Course Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Dan Steer
Thu 26 November 2020 (PM) ONLINE Handling your fear of failure Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Health and Safety Office UGhent
from Feb 2020 until Dec 2020 ONLINE

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

Communication skills + Leadership & Personal efficiency + Career management Doctoral Schools & VOKA

From March to October 2020

ONLINE

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

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

Oct-Nov-Dec 2020

ON CAMPUS

Qualitative Research Seminars

Research & Valorization FLAMES

From 14 September to 7 December 2020

ONLINE

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

Research & Valorization DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen
26(PM) + 27(PM) November ONLINE Research Data Management in Natural Sciences: a practical course Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
2020-2021 (Nov 2020) ON CAMPUS Speed Reading Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Bernard Lernout
2020-2021 (20 November + 11 December 2020) ONLINE Effective Graphical Displas Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)
2020-2021 (to be announced) Fostering Responsible Conduct of Research Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools
Wed 21 October 2020 ON CAMPUS GDPR in research Research & Valorization Ghent University, Department of Administrative Affairs – Data Protection

Tue 17 November 2020

ONLINE WEBINAR from 14h00 - 16h00

Networking for Researchers

Career management Jean-luc Doumont (Principiae)
2020-2021 (Nov 2020) ONLINE Grow your future career Career management Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel
2020-2021 (Sept-Dec 2020)) ONLINE Project management Career management Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
2020-2021 (November 2020 or January 2021) ONLINE Creative thinking Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
2020-2021  (21 + 22 January 2020) ONLINE Resilience, research and zen Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
2020-2021 (12 + 13 November 2020) ONLINE Working with nerves and developing assertiveness Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
2020-2021 ONLINE Applying for a post-PhD job 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.

Dates Organiser Subject Cluster Registration
Oct 13 to Nov 3, 2020 - on campus Ghent University, Faculty of Sciences, ICES Module 1: Introduction to R Research & Valorization Organiser

Feb 4, 2021

on campus

Ghent University, Faculty of Sciences, ICES

Module 7: Introduction to NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

Research & Valorization Organiser
2020-2021 Ghent University, Technology Transfer Introduction to Technology Transfer skills Research & Valorization Organiser
2020-2021 Ghent University Dare to Venture Leadership & Personal efficiency OASIS course code E076460
2020-2021 Ghent University Dare to Start Career management OASIS course code E076470
2020-2021 Office for Educational Quality Control Basisassistententraining (in Dutch) Career management (attend at least 6 hours of training) Organiser
2020-2021 UGent, HoGent, Arteveldehogeschool, Howest Seminaries Onderwijskunde (in Dutch) Career management (attend at least 5 seminars) Organiser
2020-2021 VIB VIB Training Initiatives Various clusters Organiser

 

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