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Newsletter | Aug 09, 2019  

This newsletter provides an overview of all upcoming activities for PhD students organized by the doctoral schools, links to other potentially interesting events or information, and relevant calls.

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

RESEARCH SKILLS & TRANSFERABLE SKILLS - UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. How to prepare a successful funding strategy and grant application

Takes place on September 12, 2019 - 10:30-12:00
Registration possible until August 19, 2019

2. Getting your research to the media

Takes place on September 16, 2019 - 09:30-16:30
Registration possible until August 19, 2019

3. PhD management - module I: Successfully applying project & time management principles

Takes place on September 23, 2019 - 09:30-17:30
Registration possible until August 26, 2019

4. PhD management - module II: Successfully dealing with stakeholders

Takes place on October 3, 2019 - 09:30-17:30
Registration possible until August 26, 2019

5. Academic talent development

Takes place on October 7 & 8, 2019 - 09:00-17:00
Registration possible until September 9, 2019

6. Value proposition

Takes place on October 8, 2019 - 09:00-13:00
Registration possible until September 11, 2019

7. PhD introduction day - save the date

Takes place on October 24, 2019 - 09:30-17:30

8. Collaborating successfully with others - save the date

Takes place on November 5, 2019 - 09:00-16:00

9. Real creativity - a practical approach to problem solving - save the date

Takes place on November 6 & 7, 2019 - 09:00-16:00

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

Courses on statistics and methodology, which take place throughout the academic year at all Flemish universities. The courses organized at UHasselt are listed in this newsletter and on the DS website; the others can be found on the FLAMES website.

- Summer school - UGent - September 9-20, 2019

11. Flemish Supercomputer Centre (VSC)

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

CAREER DEVELOPMENT - UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Demonstrating your competences in your CV, LinkedIn profile and cover letter to convince your future employer

Takes place on September 3 (09:30-16:30) & September 24, 2019 (individual coaching, slots of 30 min)
Registration possible until August 11, 2019

2. Boost je zoektocht naar werk (@VDAB) (Dutch)

Takes place on September 6, 13 & 20, 2019
Registration possible until August 15, 2019


INTERESTING LINKS 

1. Applying for a post PhD job - Ghent - August/September 2019

2. Building bridges – colloquium on interdisciplinary research - Brussels - September 9, 2019

3. Nanotechnology - Crossing borders - Hasselt - September 26, 2019

4. SCK•CEN PhD day - Mol - October 2, 2019

5. Connecting the dots: 60th colloquium of the Institute of Tropical Medicine Antwerp - Antwerp - October 9-10, 2019 (abstract submission deadline: June 16, 2019)

6. GRADE Course for interventions (Grading of Recommendations, Assessment, Development and Evaluation) - Leuven - October 14, 2019

7. Reclaim the suburbs. Which capacities for participatory approaches? (Capa.City Autumnschool) - Hasselt - October 14-17, 2019 (registration deadline: August 19, 2019 - poster submission deadline: September 23, 2019)

8. UHasselt meets spin-offs (Dutch) - UHasselt - October 24, 2019

9. BCF Career Event Belgium - Ghent - November 14, 2019

10. e-course 'Integrating gender into scientific research'


CALLS

Call for proposals for 2 researchers-in-residence at the KB National Library of the Netherlands in 2020

Are you an early career data scientist, social scientist, computer scientist, humanities scholar, or more simply put, a researcher working with or interested in our digital collections, such as the web archive, 100 million pages digitised text or ground-truth sets? Then this programme can be an opportunity for you!

The full call is available here. Deadline for application is September 30, 2019. 

 


For Doctoral School Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

Academic English

Takes place on September 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019 - 09:00-12:00
Registration possible until August 12, 2019


For Doctoral School Health & Life Sciences

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1.  Academic English

Takes place on September 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019 - 09:00-12:00
Registration possible until August 12, 2019

2.  f-TALES workshop: Challenges in reproductive medicine

Takes place on September 17 & 18, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: August 23, 2019

3.  Biosafety

Takes place on October 14, 2019 - 13:00-16:00
Registration possible until October 1, 2019

4.  7th Belgian symposium on tissue engineering

Takes place on November 14-15, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: September 1, 2019


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Instituut Permanente Vorming Kinesitherapie (IPVK)

2. Permanente vorming FABER

3. Pro-Q-kine

4. Training @ Vlaams instituut voor Biotechnologie (VIB)

5. Cajal hands-on training courses 2019

6. VIB Tech Transfer course - Ghent - August 26-30, 2019

7. Science for health 2019: creating research connections - Brussels - September 11, 2019

8. EURON workshop 'Drugs and the brain: from laboratory to clinic' - Crete - October 1-5, 2019 (deadline to apply for travel grant: July 1, 2019)

9. Workshop on CNS barrier models - save the date - UHasselt - November 19, 2019

10. Facing the future - Perspectives and challenges of life sciences in the 21st century - Heidelberg - November 28-30, 2019 (registraiont deadline: October 17, 2019 - abstract submission deadline: September 5, 2019)

11. Improve your grant writing skills and take your academic career to the next level - Amsterdam - January 16-17, 2020

 


For Doctoral School Sciences & Technology

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1.  Academic English

Takes place on September 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019 - 13:00-16:00
Registration possible until August 12, 2019

2.  National PhD symposium on molecular plant physiology

Takes place on September 23, 2019 - 09:30-16:00
Abstract submission deadline: August 30, 2019

3.  Biosafety

Takes place on October 14, 2019 - 13:00-16:00
Registration possible until October 1, 2019

4.  7th Belgian symposium on tissue engineering

Takes place on November 14-15, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: September 1, 2019


Please do not reply to this e-mail. Questions can be directed to doctoralschools@uhasselt.be.

 

 

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