WGS Lunch Workshops for PhD Supervisors

Course schedule

Dates Start time End time Location Coordinator registrations
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2 February 2023 (IN-PERSON)
Intercultural communication Topic: Looking through the eyes of your international PhD candidate
12:15 13:45 FORUM building, room B0417, Droevendaalsesteeg 2, Building 102, Wageningen Campus) Wageningen Graduate Schools (WGS) 42 / 50 Registration ended at 23/01/2023
6 April 2023 (IN-PERSON)
Aims and meaning of the Wageningen TSP Topic: The role of training and good supervision in becoming an independent scientist
12:15 13:45 ORION room B4044+B4045, building 103, Bronland 1, 6708 WH Wageningen (Campus) Wageningen Graduate Schools (WGS) 17 / 50 Apply
1 June 2023 (IN-PERSON)
Being (more than a) promotor Topic: Experiences, tips and tops
12:15 13:45 TBA (IN-PERSON at WUR Campus) Wageningen Graduate Schools (WGS) 16 / 50 Apply

Course description

Wageningen Graduate Schools (WGS) cordially invites all supervisors of PhD candidates at Wageningen University to attend the WGS lunch workshops for PhD supervisors in the new academic year.

In these workshops supervisors discuss specific topics and issues with regard to supervision.

General structure of the workshops:

  • Introduction by WGS organisers
  • Short story by invited speaker/expert
  • Discussion
  • Synthesis led by WGS organisers 

The lunch workshops are organised as a live event with lunch on the first Thursday of the even months, 12.15 – 13.45 hrs. You will receive more information also about the venue on a later date.

Topics lunch workshops

Publication ethics in PhD projects

Topic: The WUR Authorship Guidelines and what they mean for publishing with PhD candidates

Teaching by PhD candidates

Topic: How to make the most of your PhD candidate’s teaching experience: WUR regulations, training

Intercultural communication

Topic: Looking through the eyes of your international PhD candidate

Aims and meaning of the Wageningen TSP

Topic: The role of training and good supervision in becoming an independent scientist

Being (more than a) promotor

Topic: Experiences, tips and tops 

The workhops are including catered lunch, you can mention your dietary wishes upon registration (access the registraton form via Apply above).

Fee

The workshop is free of charge, but note the cancellation conditions below.

Cancellation conditions:

Until 1 month before the start of the course, you can cancel free of charge. If you cancel after this date:
• When you do not have a valid reason or do not show up you will be charged with €50.
• When you have a valid reason (circumstances beyond your control), you will not be charged. In this case a written statement of your superior is required.

Note: If you would like to cancel your registration, ALWAYS inform us. Someone else may still be able to take your spot.

 

General Information

Target Group: Staff (supervisiors)
Group size: maximum 50
Course duration: 1.5 hrs
Language: English
Credit points: NA
Venue: See course schedule

For more information please contact WGS (wgscourses@wur.nl)