The Doctoral School of Sciences & Technology is a joint initiative of
- the Faculty of Sciences,
- the Faculty of Engineering Technology,
- the School for Transportation Sciences.
The Doctoral School Board consists of members of each faculty/School (see below). Prof. Dr Ken Haenen is appointed as director. Together with a coordinator, a PhD and a Postdoc representative the doctoral schoolboard is responsible for
- development of the curriculum (organisation of courses, quality control)
- evaluation of the individual program of PhD students
- decisions about possible exceptions
The coordinator, Dr Stefanie Kerkhofs, is responsible for all communication with PhD students and postdocs, as well as for the coordination of all planned activities.
The director, two vice-directors and the coordinator (Doctoral School Bureau) are responsible for the daily functioning of the doctoral school.
Members of the Doctoral School Board
|Director||Prof. Dr Ken Haenen|
|Biology||Prof. Dr Karen Smeets|
|Chemistry||Prof. Dr An Hardy|
|Computer Science||Prof. Dr Jan Van den Bussche|
|Engineering Technology||Prof. Dr Ir Wim Deferme|
|Physics||Prof. Dr Frank Renner|
|Mathematics||Prof. Dr Sorin Pop|
|School for Transportation Sciences||Dr Caroline Ariën|
|Statistics||Dr Ruth Nysen|
|Dean Faculty of Engineering Technology||Prof. Dr Marc D'Olieslaeger|
|Dean Faculty of Sciences||Prof. Dr Jan Colpaert|
|Postdoc representative||Dr Robin Bruyndonckx|
|Coordinator||Dr Stefanie Kerkhofs|