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Charter of the PhD researcher and Supervisor
KU Leuven has made a tool which outlines the role of the (co)supervisor and the PhD researcher in the doctoral process.
The importance of proper supervision for the smooth running of doctoral research and training cannot be overestimated. The supervisor, possibly supported by one or more co-supervisors and the supervisory committee are the people responsible for supervising and supporting the PhD researcher.
University of Tampere, Finland has published a number of videos with good advise on the public defence. Find them here
Sea EU has published a catalogue of “Inspiring alumni stories: Testimonials of Blue Doctorate Holders“
All doctoral students graduating from KI are invited to evaluate the education they have received in an exit poll. The questionnaire is anonymous the answers are treated with utmost confidentiality.
Mental Health Matters
How to keep young researchers happy, enthusiastic, and in a good mental shape?
Mental Health Matters is a light-hearted and invigorating podcast series in which two PhD students invite other young researchers to talk about their mental well-being.
Link to Mental Health Matters on Spotify
KU Leuven, Belgium
The YouReCa Career Center aims to support early stage researchers to be able to make conscious career decisions. We offer career development tools, workshops, networking opportunities, moments of reflection and inspiration by PhD alumni and their career stories.
Find them here
Charter of the Postdoctoral Researcher and the Senior Academic Host
KU Leuven has a vibrant and diverse community of postdoctoral researchers eager to let their passions and ambitions flourish in a stimulating climate of scientific curiosity, personal growth and collective engagement. Together with other key figures in the academic ecosystem, postdoctoral researchers help bridge the gap between emerging and established researchers, and make indispensable contributions to our institution.