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Newsletter | Apr 24, 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. Coaching for growth

Takes place on June 12-13, 2019 - 09:00-18:00
Registration possible until May 13, 2019

2. Instagram

Takes place on June 14, 2019 - 13:30-17:00
Registration possible until May 23, 2019

3. Convincing & debating

Takes place on June 17-18, 2019 - 09:00-17:00
Registration possible until May 20, 2019

4. How to handle conflict situations

Takes place on June 21, 2019 - 09:00-16:00
Registration possible until May 20, 2019

5. Summer school science communication: Let's talk science

Takes place on July 2-3, 2019
Apply now for an account so you can register for your programme from May 2, 2019 onwards

6. 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

7. Getting your research to the media

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

8. 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.

- Meerkeuzevragen opstellen en analyseren - 10 mei 2019 - 09:00-11:30
- Wicked Problem Plaza (English) - June 4, 2019 - 09:00-12:00

9. 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.

- Survival analysis in R - UHasselt - May 9-10 & 13, 2019
- Introduction to R - UHasselt - June 20-21 & 24-26, 2019

10. Flemish Supercomputer Centre (VSC)

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

CAREER DEVELOPMENT - UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. PhD 2.0: What's next? - incl workshop 'Pitch perfect or pitch in practice?'

Takes place on June 3 (10:00-17:00) & June 4 (15:00-18:00), 2019
Registration possible until April 25, 2019

2. Individual coaching on international labour mobility (EURES)

Takes place on May 23 or June 13 or June 20, 2019 (slots of 30 min.)
Registration is obligatory

3. 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 8, 2019


INTERESTING LINKS 

1. New Scientists live: Wetenschapscafé 'Groene toekomst' - UHasselt - 9 mei 2019

2. debat 'To voluntourism or not to voluntourism' - UHasselt - 9 mei 2019

3. T2-Hackathon - Genk - 23-24 mei 2019

4. Sound of Science wetenschapsfestival - Mortsel - 24-25 mei 2019

5. SCK•CEN Space Summer School - Mol - June 24-July 5, 2019

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

 


For Doctoral School Behavioral Sciences & Humanities

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. ACCA: Law as a tool for risk management, a call for vigilance? (Faculty of Law)

Takes place on May 10, 2019

2. PhD conference: Security, identity and modernity in public law (Faculty of Law)

Takes place on May 24, 2019
Registration possible until May 16, 2019

3. Developing interview questions and basic interview skills

Takes place on June 20, 2019 - 10:00-17:00
Registration possible until June 5, 2019

4. Academic English

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


INTERESTING LINKS 

1. Dag van het Onderzoek in de Humane Wetenschappen - KU Leuven - 7 mei 2019

2. Nacht van de Democratie - UHasselt - 10 mei 2019

3. Publishing scholarly research - Liège - June 3-4 & 6-7, 2019

4. Workshop for pre-doctoral researchers in Law - University of Zaragoza (Spain) - June 7, 2019

5. Ljubljana Doctoral Summer School - University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Economics - July 15-19 & July 22-26, 2019 

 


For Doctoral School Health & Life Sciences

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. f-TALES workshop - Neuroplasticity and neuromodulation at different scales

Takes place on June 6-7, 2019
Deadline for abstract submission: May 1, 2019 

2.  qPCR

Takes place on May 20-21, 2019 - 09:00-17:00
Registration possible until April 26, 2019

3.  Academic English

Takes place on September 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2019 - 09:00-12:00
Registration possible until August 12, 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. 3rd Research Day on Tumor-immunology and Immunotherapy - Leuven - May 7, 2019

7. Knowledge for growth - Ghent - May 9, 2019

8. Statistical Thinking - Leuven - May 15, 2019

9. Experimental Design - Leuven - May 16-17, 2019

10. BCF Career event - Utrecht - 23 mei 2019

11. Basics of Single Cell Analysis - Leuven - June 20, 2019

12. BioBusiness Summer School - Amsterdam - June 24-28, 2019

 


For Doctoral School Sciences & Technology

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES

Details & registration

1. Seminars/research presentations

- Who has more say on your daily time use? A quantitative intra-household time-use altruism analysis: Prof. dr. Yusak Susilo (Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Zweden) - April 30, 2019
- Best practice on infrastructure safety improvement: Prof. Dr. George Yannis (National Technical University of Athens (NTUA, Greece)) - May 21, 2019
- Driver behavior and Automation: Prof. Dr. George Yannis (National Technical University of Athens (NTUA, Greece)) - May 23, 2019

2. Introduction course: COMSOL Multiphysics®

Takes place on May 17, 2019 - 10:00-16:00
Registration is obligatory

3.  qPCR

Takes place on May 20-21, 2019 - 09:00-17:00
Registration possible until April 26, 2019

4.  Summer school on Phase Field Modeling

Takes place on June 24-26, 2019
Registration possible until June 11, 2019

5.  Academic English

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


INTERESTING LINKS

1. TUTECH workshops 2019 - Hamburg

 


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