To support applicants who have passed the first evaluation round of the FWO junior and senior postdoctoral fellowship grant competition, the Directorate Research, Library and Internationalisation & the Doctoral Schools organise an online workshop that allows candidates to actively train their interviewing skills.
The workshop consists of different parts:
In this workshop, participants are trained to respond accurately to the criteria inscribed in your scoring grid, to conveying clear, convincing answers to the key requirements of originality, feasibility and project impact as well as to conveying a clear vision on your future career trajectory and how this grant contributes to it. The principles of time management, engagement with the expert panel members, conflict resolution management as well as the handling of predictable questions are also part of the workshop programme. The course is free but registration is needed.
An important part of preparing for any further professional step is becoming (more) aware of the competences you have developed and/or want to develop. In the current workshop, the following competences from the UHasselt competency overview are actively dealt with:
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