Manage your doctoral project

COMUE Lille Nord de France

Research is a complex job that requires great organizational skills, planning, budget monitoring,... Acquire methods that facilitate the management of the doctoral project will help to better meet deadlines, to anticipate difficulties, promote motivation, better adapt to possible reorientation of research. The training allows doctoral students to learn project management tools specially adapted to research and show them how they can promote them to recruiters from all sectors.

Training objectives

  • Understand the basics of project management and discover tools to manage their doctoral project
  • Endorse the role of a project manager and a young researcher,
  • Test the proposed tools and discuss within the group and with the speaker,
  • Imagine other occupations that require project management skills, linked with the professional project

Pedagogical methods

  • Interactive workshop with presentation of theoretical concepts illustrated by concrete examples, testimonials and exchange phases on projects of each participant.
  • Exercises with tools proposed applied to the doctoral projects of participants.

Program

 

Module 1: Fundamentals of Project Management

  • Discover the concepts of project management
  • Conceptualize the different phases of a project and implement them by a parallel with the doctorate
  • Understand the importance of planning and its methodologies,
  • Discover the tools and software used in non-academic environment

Module 2: Driving your doctoral project

  • Strengthen your organizational skill
  • Identify the scientific and managerial scope of your project
  • Understand the motivation levers
  • Know how to manage research resources, manage time and priorities
  • Plan major phases Ph.D.

Module 3: Toolkit «Management of doctoral project”

  • Intersession: Participants have to test tools on their own doctoral project in real conditions

Module 4: Feedback

  • Compare different modes of operation and analyze the relevance of its own practices
  • Exchange on difficulties and solutions to adopt

Module 5: Professional mobility

  • Main stages in the preparation of career pursuit
  • Empower themselves and consider the useful training in relation to their professional project
  • Construct a provisional schedule

Date : 06 & 20/05/2019
Location :COMUE Lille Nord de France - 365 bis, rue Jules Guesde BP 50458 - Villeneuve d’Ascq Cedex

The maximum number of subscriptions is 15.
Register as soon as possible!

For any questions regarding this training please feel free to send an email to Samya.Ehlalouch@UGent.be

COMUE LILLE NORD DE FRANCE
KATHOLIEKE UNIVERSITEIT LEUVEN
UNIVERSITEIT GENT
UNIVERSITE DE MONS
UNIVERSITE CATHOLIQUE DE LOUVAIN (UCLOUVAIN FUCAM MONS)
UNIVERSITE DE NAMUR