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Newsletter | Feb 18, 2020  

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. Coaching for growth

Takes place on March 19 & 20, 2020 - 09:00-18:00
Registration possible until February 19, 2020

2. Dutch language course - starters level (level 1) - blended learning

Takes place between March - June, 2020
Registration possible until February 24, 2020

3. Dutch language course - intermediate level (advanced): B1 to B2(+)

Takes place between March - June, 2020
Registration possible until February 20, 2020

4. Publication ethics: Where are the gaps and how can we address them

Takes place on March 31 OR April 1, 2020 - 13:00-17:00
Registration possible until February 28, 2020

5. Makerspace: Create lab setups or casings or much more with a lasercutter

Takes place on April 15, 2020 - 13:00-15:30
Registration possible until March 30, 2020

6. Makerspace: 3D printing the how-to

Takes place on April 22, 2020 - 13:00-15:30
Registration possible until March 30, 2020

7. Science figured out: workshop 'presenting your research' & video recordings

Takes place on April 24, 2020 (09:30-16:30) & May 19, 2020 (1.5 hours video recordings)
Registration possible until March 24, 2020

8. Public speaking

Takes place on April 29 & May 27, 2020 - 09:00-17:30
Registration possible until March 27, 2020

9. Negotiation skills

Takes place on May 4 & 18, 2020 - 09:00-17:00
Registration possible until March 30, 2020

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

Takes place on May 7, 2020 - 9:30-17:30
Registration possible until April 7, 2020

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

Takes place on May 13, 2020 - 9:30-17:30
Registration possible until April 7, 2020

12. Create scientific posters with impact

Takes place on June 5, 2020 - 13:00-17:00
Registration possible until April 29, 2020

13. Modules on education

Most modules on education are organized in a demand-driven way by the Department educational excellence, professionalization and diversity. This means that instructors/professors can 'order' a tailor-made workshop on a specific topic for a specific group of interested people. However, they also have a limited open course offer. These open courses are announced by e-mail, as well as in this newsletter.

- Introduction on education @ Hasselt University (English) - February 25, 2020 - 10:00-12:30
- Werken aan employability skills - 13 maart 2020 - 09:00-11:00
- Start to teach (English) - April 22 & May 6, 2020 - 10:00-13:00
- Blended leren - 30 april 2020 - 13:00-15:00
- Kennisclips en screencasts maken - 5 mei 2020 - 10:00-12:00

14. 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 Hasselt University are listed in this newsletter and on the DS website; the others can be found on the FLAMES website.

- Introduction to JMP - April 22, 2020 - 09:30-15:30
- Introduction to R - June 11, 12, 18, 19 & 25, 2020 - 09:30-12:30

15. Flemish Supercomputer Centre (VSC)

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

CAREER DEVELOPMENT - UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Career development: Gain insight into your talents and ambitions (Dutch)

Takes place on March 18, April 1 & 22, May 6 & 20, June 3, 2020 - 13:00-17:30
Registration possible until February 20, 2020

2. Pitch yourself! Connect and interact with non-academic professionals

Takes place on June 8 & 9, 2020
Registration possible until April 27, 2020


IN THE PICTURE

Schedule meeting with coordinator

For questions related to the DS requirements, DS portfolio, course offer, ... you may schedule a meeting with one of the coordinators of the DS. Single or simple questions may still be asked by email, but for multiple questions this is the preferred approach. 


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Accepted intelligence - how humans (could) embrace smart factories - Leuven - March 3, 2020

2. Job market for young researchers - Ghent - March 31, 2020

3. Communications & storytelling: The ultimate training course for public servants - online course

4. Capri Summer School VIII Edition - Capri - September 7-11, 2020

 


For Doctoral School Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

Scientific posters: How to present your research in a clear and comprehensible way (Fac Law)

Takes place on March 10, 2020 - 9:00-12:00
Registration possible until March 2, 2020


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Contingent claims & corporate finance - Liège - March 18-19, 2020

2. Publishing scholarly research - Liège - June 8-9 & 11-12, 2020

 


For Doctoral School Health & Life Sciences

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Artificial intelligence in multiple sclerosis: Meet the experts

Takes place on March 11, 2020 - 13:00-16:30
Registration is obligatory

2. Research ethics & lab book taking

Takes place on March 17, 2020 - 13:00-15:00
Registration possible until March 3, 2020

3. f-TALES workshop: Opportunities and challenges in cancer immunotherapy

Takes place on May 11-12, 2020
Registration possible until April 13, 2020

4. How to succeed in academic publishing, with visuals

Takes place on June 10, 2020 - 9:00-17:00
Registration possible until May 11, 2020


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 2020

6. Career possibilities for doctorate holders in Biomedical Sciences - Individual development plan - Leuven - March 20, 2020

7. Statistical thinking - Ghent - March 3, 2020

8. Liquid-Liquid Phase Separation - Leuven - March 31, 2020

9. Knowledge for growth - Ghent - May 28, 2020

10. BCF career event - Utrecht - May 14, 2020

11. BioBusiness summer school - Amsterdam - June 22-26, 2020 

 


For Doctoral School Sciences & Technology

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Artificial intelligence in multiple sclerosis: Meet the experts

Takes place on March 11, 2020 - 13:00-16:30
Registration is obligatory

2. Infosession: introduction to computational sciences/supercomputer, workplace mechanics & glasworks 

Takes place on March 30, 2020 - 10:00-12:00
Registration possible until March 9, 2020

3. Course on information literacy for starting PhD students

Takes place on April 27, 2020 - 10:00-12:00
Registration possible until March 30, 2020

4. Infosession on reviewing skills (discipline Engineering Technology)

Takes place on May 8, 2020 - 10:00-12:00
Registration possible until April 23, 2020

5. Infosession on reviewing skills (discipline Transportation Sciences)

Takes place on May 11, 2020 - 10:00-12:00
Registration possible until April 27, 2020

6. How to succeed in academic publishing, with visuals

Takes place on June 10, 2020 - 9:00-17:00
Registration possible until May 11, 2020


INTERESTING LINKS

1. Tutech workshops 2020

2. DUBBLE-ESRF User Meeting - Brussels - March 6, 2020

 


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

 

 

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