Career development - coaching, events & training (2021)

Below is an overview of all activities with respect to career development, organized for PhD students and/or postdocs at Hasselt University in 2021.

As soon as all necessary information is available, you can click the activity title in the table below in order to get more details on content, learning outcomes, target group, registration and practical arrangements. The course details also include the competences from the UHasselt competency overview for PhD holders that are actively dealt with. The table below mentions the main competency cluster for each activity.

All activities are in English, unless explicitly mentioned otherwise.

Cancellation & no-show policy

Individual coaching

Title
For PhD students?
For postdocs?
Focus on ... competences
Date(s)

Individual career coaching

x

x

effectiveness,
interpersonal

throughout the year

Individual coaching on international labour mobility (EURES)

x

x

effectiveness

postponed to 2022

Events & testimonials

Title
For PhD students?
For postdocs?
Focus on ... competences
Date(s)

Business lunch (HLS)

x

x

postponed to 2022

Interuniversity job market for young researchers

x

x

effectiveness

29-31/03/21

Janssen Pharmaceutica-VLIR interactive career day - Chemistry

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness

29/01/21

Janssen Pharmaceutica-VLIR/ULiège interactive career day - Data sciences

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness

22/10/21

Stand out in Belgium: Energy career opportunities in the heart of Europe

x

intellectual,
effectiveness

08-09/04,
15/04,
23/04,
30/04,
05-06/05/21

Testimonials career development (BEW)

x

x

effectiveness

13/12/21

Work-life balance in the academic world (REC)

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness

28/10/21

Training

Title
For PhD students?
For postdocs?
Focus on ...
Date(s)

Career development: Gain insight into your talents and ambitions

x

x

effectiveness,
interpersonal

28/09, 08/10, 22/10, 05/11,
19/11, 03/12/21

Demonstrating your competences in your CV, LinkedIn profile & cover letter to convince your future employer

x

x

effectiveness,
interpersonal

28/09 & 29/10/21

EU institutions & other international organisations: Workshop 3: European Parliament

x

x

effectiveness

05/05/21

From academia to industry, personal brand building in your resume: workshop & individual CV coaching

x

x

interpersonal,
intellectual,
effectiveness

30/09 & 07/10/21

From PhD to SME: a leadership programme developed by VOKA

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness,
intellectual

Oct 2020 - May 2021

PhD in human & behavioral sciences: promote your skills outside academia (BSH)

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness,
academic research

25 & 28/01/21

Pitch yourself!
Connect and interact with non-academic professionals

x

x

interpersonal,
intellectual,
effectiveness

29-30/11/21 --> postponed to 2022

Prepare your international mobility and career

x

x

effectiveness,
academic research,
interpersonal

06/10/21

Ready for take-off: Establishing a good basis for PhD supervision

x

x

interpersonal,
effectiveness

1st edition: 25/02/21
2nd edition: 04/03/21

Research to market

x

x

effectiveness,
academic research,
interpersonal

Ed 1: 19, 20, 26, 27/05/21
Ed 2: 03, 04, 10, 11/06/21
Ed 3: 09, 10, 15, 16/12/21
(for next editions, see webpage)

Yes, I can… Can I? Assessing strengths and competences

x

x

effectiveness,
interpersonal

17/06/21

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