Transferable Skills Natural Sciences

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

Course Title / Subject Academic Year / Dates (rec. = recurring each semester) Cluster Organiser
Advanced Academic English Writing Skills: Natural Sciences 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Advanced Academic English Conference Skills 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Presentation skills 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
English Proficiency for Presentations 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communcation skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Effective Slides 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Academic Posters 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
How to get published 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman
Writing for non-peers and press 2020-2021 ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron
How to deal with media and journalists as a researcher 2020-2021 (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Ann De Ron
Effective Scientific Communication 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)

Communication Skills basic + Module Negotiating skills + Module Conflict Handling

2020-2021  (rec.)

ONLINE Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & True Colours
Meeting skills 2020-2021 (to be announced) Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Johan De Bruycker
Personal effectiveness 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
Leadership Foundation Course 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Dan Steer
Handling your fear of failure 2020-2021 (rec.) ONLINE Leadership & Personal efficiency Doctoral Schools & Health and Safety Office UGhent

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

from Feb 2020 to Dec 2020 ONLINE Communication skills + Leadership & Personal efficiency + Career management Doctoral Schools & VOKA

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

From March to October 2021

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

Qualitative Research Seminars

Oct-Nov-Dec 2020

ON CAMPUS Research & Valorization FLAMES

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

From 14 September to 7 December 2020

ONLINE Research & Valorization DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen
Research Data Managemement in NS 2020-2021 ONLINE Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
Digital Identity and Networking 20-21 January 2021 ONLINE Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Adoc Talent management
Speed Reading 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Bernard Lernout
Effective Graphical Displays 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Principiae (Jl Doumont)
Fostering Responsible Conduct of Research 2020-2021 (to be announced) Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools
Grow your future career 2020-2021  (rec.) ONLINE Career management Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel
Project management 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Career management Doctoral Schools & Tom Jacobs
Creative thinking 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Resilience, research and zen 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Working with nerves and developing assertiveness 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE Career management Doctoral Schools & Jamie McDonald (UK)
Applying for a post-PhD job 2020-2021   (rec.) ONLINE 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.

Course Title / Subject Academic year / Dates Organiser Cluster Registration

Module 7: Introduction to NVivo for Qualitative Data Analysis

Feb 4, 2021

on campus

IVPV, Faculty of Sciences, Ghent University Research & Valorization Organiser

Intervision of Qualitative Projects   ON CAMPUS

14 Dec 2020 FLAMES Research & Valorization Organiser
An Introduction to databases for young researchers 16-17-18 Dec 2020 FLAMES Research & Valorization Organiser
Introduction to Technology Transfer skills 2020-2021 Ghent University, Technology Transfer Research & Valorization Organiser
Dare to Venture 2020-2021 Ghent University Leadership & Personal efficiency OASIS course code E076460
Dare to Start 2020-2021 Ghent University Career management OASIS course code E076470
Basisassistententraining (in Dutch) 2020-2021 Office for Educational Quality Control Career management (attend at least 6 hours of training) Organiser
Seminaries Onderwijskunde (in Dutch) 2020-2021 UGent, HoGent, Arteveldehogeschool, Howest Career management (attend at least 5 seminars) Organiser
VIB Training Initiatives 2020-2021 VIB Various clusters Organiser

 

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