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PHD INTRODUCTION DAY

Twice a year, there is a 'PhD introduction day' for starting PhD students at Hasselt University. The next edition will take place on October 24, 2019.

Preliminary program:

9:00-9:30

Registration

9:30-9:45

Welcome
Prof. Dr Ken Haenen

9:45-10:15

Doing a PhD at Hasselt University
Dr Nele Nivelle

10:15-12:00

 

 

DS BS&H:

Research data management
Dr Simon D'Haenens

Break

Doctoral school-specific information
Dr Ilse Van Damme

DS H&LS:

Research data management
Dr Simon D'Haenens

Break

Doctoral school-specific information
Dr Stefanie Kerkhofs

DS S&T:

Doctoral school-specific information
Dr Stefanie Kerkhofs

Break

Research data management
Dr Simon D'Haenens

12:00-12:30

Testimonies of PhD students

12:30-13:30

Lunch

13:30-13:45

Introduction PhD council

13:45-14:45

Testimonies of PhD holders working in and outside academia

15:00-17:30

Parallel workshops:

Yes, I can… Can I? Assessing strengths and competences
Dr Ilse Van Damme

  

Standing in front of a group: Non-verbal communication
Dr Nele Nivelle

  

To be determined

 

For whom?

  • recently started PhD students

Where?

  • campus Diepenbeek, building D, auditorium H4

Registration?

  • You can register for the full day (9:30-17:30) or only for the morning program (9:30-12:30). In case of full-day attendance, the introduction day can be acknowledged within the framework of the doctoral school requirements.
    • Registration will be opened in August.
    • Register here for full-day attendance (9:30-17:30). You will need to select which one of the three afternoon workshops you would like to attend.
    • Register here for attendance of the morning program (9:30-12:30).
  • Registration is possible until ....

Acknowledged as?

Full-day attendance can be acknowledged.

  • DS BSH: category 'career management & personal development' - workshop on career management
  • DS HLS: category 'transferable skills' - half of a course on transferable skills
  • DS ST: category 'career management & personal development' - one session about career & personal development