Transferable Skills Natural Sciences

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

Dates Subject Cluster Organiser
February 2021 Advanced Academic English Writing Skills: Natural Sciences Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT (University Language Center)
2020-2021 (from Sept to Dec 2020) ONLINE Advanced Academic English Conference Skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 (Oct 2020) ONLINE Presentation Skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 (Nov+Dec 2020) ONLINE English Proficiency for Presentations Communcation skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 (Nov or Dec 2020) ONLINE Effective Slides Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
2020-2021 (Dec 2020) ONLINE Academic Posters Communication skills Doctoral Schools & UCT
Mon 19 October 2020 ON CAMPUS (subject to change) Impact and Research communication skills Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK)
Tue 20 October 2020 ON CAMPUS (subject to change) Workshop 'Abstracts writing' Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Mrs Josie Dixon (UK)
2020-2021 (to be announced) How to get published Communication skills Doctoral Schools & Anton Froeyman
2020-2021 (to be announced) 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)

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 (Aug-Sept) 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
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

16-17-18 & 21 September 2020

ONLINE

Plunge into your own business plan

Research & Valorization Ghent University, Food2Know

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 ON CAMPUS Research Data Management in Natural Sciences: a practical course Research & Valorization Doctoral Schools & Data Stewards UGent
2020-2021 (to be announced) 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

10 September 2020

fully DIGITAL

Knowledge for Growth 2020

PhD code for registration: kfg39373

Career management Flanders Bio
2020-2021 (Nov 2020) ONLINE Grow your future career Career management Doctoral Schools & Grow2Excel
2020-2021 (Aug-Sept) 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
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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