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Newsletter | Mar 08, 2017  

Welcome to the doctoral schools' newsletter which includes an overview of all upcoming activities for PhD students and postdocs.

More details on, and registration links for, upcoming activities are available on the websites of the doctoral schools. When you enrol for a doctoral school activity, please make sure to be present. You are allowed to cancel your enrolment up to 1 week before the activity by sending an e-mail to doctoralschools@uhasselt.be. In case of no-show or cancellation later than 1 week before the activity, a fee of 250 euros can be charged. Details

Have fun reading and we hope to see you at lots of activities!


For all PhD students

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Makerspace: What can we create for you?

Takes place on March 24, 207 - 13:00-15:30
Registration possible until March 13, 2017

2. Public speaking

Takes place on April 18 and May 2, 2017 - 9:00-17:30
Registration possible until March 19, 2017

3. PhDrinks: Pleasure at work 

Takes place on April 21, 2017 - 15:00-17:30
Registration possible until April 4, 2017

4. Writing successful grant proposal

Takes place on May 9, 2017 - 14:30-17:30
Registration possible until April 6, 2017

5. Populariserend schrijven (Dutch)

Takes place on May 10 and 17, 2017 - 9:30-17:00
Registration possible until April 9, 2017

6. Individual CV counseling

Takes place on May 18, 2017 - 8:30-17:45 (40-min time slot)
Registration possible until April 18, 2017

7. Individual coaching on international labour mobility (Eures)

Takes place on May 22, 2017 (only available date left)
Registration is possible through this link 

8. Effective scientific communication

Takes place in May/June, 2017 (dates available on the website)
Registration possible until April 17, 2017

9. Project management

Takes place on May 24 and June 1, 2017 - 9:00-16:30 
Registration possible until April 23, 2017

10. Grow your future career

Takes place on June 12-13, 2017 - 09:00-18:00 and June 26, 2017 - 13:00-18:00
Registration possible until May 14, 2017 

11. PhD 2.0: What's next?

Takes place on June 19, 2017 - 9:30-16:30 and June 20, 2017 - 15:00-18:00
If you are interested, please send an e-mail to doctoralschools@uhasselt.be with subject: 'Application PhD 2.0: What's next?' before April 3, 2017. The e-mail should include a short motivation, first name, last name, faculty and start date of PhD/postdoc.

12. Modules on education

Unlike previous years, most modules on education will now be organized in a demand-driven way. This means that instructors/professors can 'order' a tailor-made workshop on a specific topic for a specific group of interested people. However, there will also still be a limited open course offer. These open courses will be announced by e-mail, as well as in this newsletter.

- Toegankelijk onderwijs voor studenten in kansarmoede situaties (Dutch): 23 maart 2017 - 9:00-12:30

13. Flanders Training Network for Methodology and Statistics (FLAMES)

Courses on statistics and methodology, which take place throughout the academic year

14. Flemish Supercomputer Centre (VSC)

Trainings on many HPC-related topics, which take place throughout the academic year 


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Clear, accurate, concise writing - KU Leuven - March 21, 2017 - 19:45-22:00

2. TEDxUHasselt - Hasselt University - March 25, 2017

3. Job Market for Young Researchers - ICC Ghent - March 28, 2017

4. Systematic reviews of quantitative and/or qualitative evidence 2017 (SR2017) - KU Leuven - March 29-31, 2017

5. FLAMES annual meeting 2017 - KU Leuven - April 28, 2017

6. Research Seminars in the Social Study of Migration and Refugees - Ghent University - May 29-June 2, 2017

 


For Doctoral School Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

 Details & registration

1. Research day: Ethics and design (Faculty of Architecture and Arts)

Takes place on March 24, 2017 - 14:30-19:30

2. Lunch seminar 'career management' with academics (Faculty of Business Economics)

Takes place on April 20, 2017 - 11:30-13:30
Registration possible until April 6, 2017

3. Doctoral Seminar on Sustainability Research in the Built Environment (DS²BE)

Takes place on April 26-27, 2017

4. Sustainability Assessments for the Low-Carbon Economy: Interdisciplinary PhD expert course for young researchers

Takes place on May 30 - June 1, 2017

5. Qualitative research seminar series

Takes place throughout the academic year - registration possible for:

- Narrative analysis, March 23-24, 2017 - 10:00-17:00
- Ethnography in challenging contexts: observing and responding to deviance and conflict, March 30, 2017 - 9:30-16:30
- Critical discourse analysis, April 14, 2017 - 9:30-17:30
- @UHasselt: Developing interview questions and basic interview skills,  April 24, 2017 - 10:00-17:30
- An introduction to writing qualitative research papers for publication in academic journals, May 9, 2017 - 9:00-17:00
- Using NVivo for qualitative data analysis, June 8-9, 2017 - 9:00-17:00


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Ljubljana Doctoral Summer School - Slovenia, July 3-21, 2017

2. International Conference on Economic Modeling (EcoMod2017)Slovenia - July 5-7, 2017

 


For Doctoral School Medicine & Life Sciences

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. f-TALES (Flanders Training Network Life Sciences)

Workshop 2: Mobile Health: April 27-28, 2017
Workshop 3: Nanomaterials: September 2017

2. Guidebook for a career in research

Takes place on April 20-21, 2017 - 9:00-16:00
Registration possible until March 20, 2017

3. Euron PhD workshop & BSCDB symposium: Microglia in development and disease

Takes place on May 4-5, 2017
Registration deadline with abstract submission: March 30, 2017 
Registration deadline without abstract submission: April 20, 2017

4. Effective imaging editing

Takes place on May 31, 2017 - 9:00-17:00
Registration possible until May 1, 2017

5. VIB courses

Take place throughout the academic year


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Interdisciplinary Program in Translational Medicine - Brussels - February/March 2017

2. Upcoming higher education and training activities organised by FENS and its partners - February/March/April 2017

3. Revolutionizing Next-Generation Sequencing - Antwerp - March 20-21, 2017

4. FlandersBio-Roche Diagnostics Partner Day "Next Generation Sequencing and Immuno-Histochemistry" - Beersel - March 30, 2017

5. MHeNs Course From Human Neuroanatomy to Psychopathology - Maastricht University - April 3-6, 2017

6. Tools for Analysis of Membrane Proteins - Brussels - April 20, 2017

7. BYNS Barcelona Young Neuroscientists Symposium  - Spain - June 15-16, 2017

 


For Doctoral School Sciences & Technology

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Workshop: create an awesome scientific poster & show your poster

Takes place on May 22, 2017 - 13:00-17:00 and September 18, 2017 - 14:00-16:00
Registration possible until April 23, 2017

2. Info session intellectual property rights

Takes place on May 22, 2017 - 10:00-12:00
Registration possible until May 10, 2017

3. Effective image editing

Takes place on May 31, 2017 - 9:00-17:00
Registration possible until May 1, 2017


For postdocs

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Makerspace: What can we create for you?

Takes place on March 24, 207 - 13:00-15:30
Registration possible until March 13, 2017

2. Writing successful grant proposals

Takes place on May 9, 2017 - 14:30-17:30
Registration possible until April 6, 2017

3. Populariserend schrijven (Dutch)

Takes place on May 10 and 17, 2017 - 9:30-17:00
Registration possible until April 9, 2017

6. Individual CV counseling

Takes place on May 18, 2017 - 8:30-17:45 (40-min time slot)
Registration possible until April 18, 2017

4. Individual coaching on international labour mobility (Eures)

Takes place on May 22, 2017
Registration is possible through this link 

5. Project management

Takes place on May 24 and June 1, 2017 - 9:00-16:30 
Registration possible until April 23, 2017

10. Grow your future career

Takes place on June 12-13, 2017 - 09:00-18:00 and June 26, 2017 - 13:00-18:00
Registration possible until May 14, 2017 

6. PhD 2.0: What's next?

Takes place on June 19, 2017 - 9:30-16:30 and June 20, 2017 - 15:00-18:00
If you are interested, please send an e-mail to doctoralschools@uhasselt.be with subject: 'Application PhD 2.0: What's next?' before April 3, 2017. The e-mail should include a short motivation, first name, last name, faculty and start date of PhD/postdoc.

7. Flanders Training Network for Methodology and Statistics (FLAMES)

Courses on statistics and methodology, which take place throughout the academic year


INTERESTING LINKS

1. TEDxUHasselt - Hasselt University - March 25, 2017

2. Job Market for Young Researchers - ICC Ghent - March 28, 2017

 


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