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    LRN + TEO = A BETTER WAY OF BROWSING AND PARTICIPATING IN THE TRAINING OFFER

    From September 10th 2019 you can consult the total VUB LRN training offer ánd immediately register for available sessions in the bat of an eye via the brand new TEO learning module. Make sure to bookmark the link now!

    Browse the offer via TEO
    You can browse the majority of our VUB LRN catalogue without a TEO account. Registering for sessions require a guest account.

    Browse the catalogue without TEO access

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    Some colleagues who are not officially employed at VUB or UZB (like researchers employed by some funding institutions) have no access to TEO Learning via the above link. However, all colleagues are very welcome to participate in the training offer after obtaining a guest account.

    Crazy about our offer? To be able to register for sessions, you first have to complete a one-time procedure of requesting a guest account.

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    PhD workshops, seminars and training sessions

    The Doctoral Schools and the Researcher Training & Development Office sponsor a variety of events.  From this academic year on, you can browse and register for them in the VUB LRN catalogue for 2019-2020 with more ease via TEO Learning. That means you'll see the total VUB offer for all staff in one go, but can still do a filtered search for courses in a specific category!

    To help guide PhD candidates along the course of their research, the Researcher Training & Development Office organises the Doctoral education tracks. Should you ever feel stuck, either at the start of your research or in later stages, you are always welcome to join these tracks!

    If you have any suggestions for new workshops or seminars, use this online form or send an e-mail at doctoral.schools@vub.be.

    Upcoming PhD events

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 27 March, 08:30 - 17:30 U

    Dsh - Accounting Research Day 2020

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the yearly Accounting Research Day. This is a one-day conference that is organised in turn by each of the Flemish universities. The aim of the conference is to provide accounting scholars, a...

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the y...

    Monday 30 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Thinking race and religion with dr. Anya Topolski

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current research project. As part of this project, dr. Topolski has written about the ‘race-religion constellation’ which refers to a historical “practice of classifying people into races according...

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current resear...

    Friday 24 April, 09:00 - 17:00 U

    Dsh - Belgian Service Research Day 2020

    The Belgian Service Research Day is a conference that is organized on a yearly basis in Spring, since 2014. The host university alternates. Participants attend a one-day conference, at which about 8 presentations are scheduled. PhD-students are particularly encouraged to present t...

    The Belgian Service Research Day is a conference that is organized on a yearly basis in Spring, ...

    Friday 15 May, 09:30 - 16:30 U

    DSh-What does it mean to be a researcher in 21st century academia? (Edition 2020)

    Young researchers are almost inevitably confronted with questions and considerations that their interest in science did not prepare them for. Today’s academic world is a complex system in an increasingly globalized social and economic context. The aim of the course is to introduce...

    Young researchers are almost inevitably confronted with questions and considerations that their i...

    Monday 25 May, 09:15 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Interuniversity Gender Research Seminar 2020 “Feminist Methodologies”

    The Gender Research Seminar is a yearly interdisciplinary course, jointly organized by VUB, UGent and UA, that offers PhD- students advanced training by renowned experts in research methods and topical issues in the field of Gender Studies and related fields such as Sexuality...

    The Gender Research Seminar is a yearly interdisciplinary course, jointly organized by VUB, UGent...

    Wednesday 24 June, 13:00 - 18:00 U

    Dsh - Women, Gender Roles and Humanitarian Aid in the Greater War

    Subject Fields: Contemporary History, Humanitarianism, Gender studies, Women’s Studies, International Relations, First World War, War Studies, History/ Studies, Social History/ Studies, Trans- and National History, Material culture, Archaeology, Anthropology, Balkan WarsFemale...

    Subject Fields: Contemporary History, Humanitarianism, Gender studies, Women’s Studies, Interna...

    Introduction to research culture

    The Researcher Training & Development Office organises events to clarify what is expected of PhD research and to guide candidates depending on their needs.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    PhD Introduction days

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Research integrity

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Funding and writing grant proposals

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Finding the perfect workshops


    From research question to publishing a thesis, our special seminars are dedicated to setting PhD students on the right track!

    Research methods and organisation

    Planning and working on your PhD research takes time, but there are methods and facilities which can help you organise your activities.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    Preparing and organising data

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Friday 27 March, 08:30 - 17:30 U

    Dsh - Accounting Research Day 2020

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the yearly Accounting Research Day. This is a one-day conference that is organised in turn by each of the Flemish universities. The aim of the conference is to provide accounting scholars, a...

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the y...

    Monday 30 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Thinking race and religion with dr. Anya Topolski

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current research project. As part of this project, dr. Topolski has written about the ‘race-religion constellation’ which refers to a historical “practice of classifying people into races according...

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current resear...

    Collecting data

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Analysing data

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Academic writing and communication

    From ideas to publications, these training sessions will show you how to put your research on paper and present your findings.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    Writing academic papers

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Publishing

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Academic Presentation skills

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Science Outreach

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Doctoral School seminars and Master Classes

    Doctoral Schools organise highly specialised activities which can prove valuable to PhD candidates within the same research domain.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    Doctoral School of Natural Sciences and (Bioscience) Engineering (NSE)

    More events
    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Doctoral School of Life Sciences and Medicine (LSM)

    More events
    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Doctoral School of Human Sciences (DSh)

    More events
    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 27 March, 08:30 - 17:30 U

    Dsh - Accounting Research Day 2020

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the yearly Accounting Research Day. This is a one-day conference that is organised in turn by each of the Flemish universities. The aim of the conference is to provide accounting scholars, a...

    On March 27th 2020 the Department of Business (subgroup Accounting and Auditing) organises the y...

    Monday 30 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Thinking race and religion with dr. Anya Topolski

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current research project. As part of this project, dr. Topolski has written about the ‘race-religion constellation’ which refers to a historical “practice of classifying people into races according...

    In this masterclass dr. Anya Topolski briefly introduces the central tenets of her current resear...

    Friday 24 April, 09:00 - 17:00 U

    Dsh - Belgian Service Research Day 2020

    The Belgian Service Research Day is a conference that is organized on a yearly basis in Spring, since 2014. The host university alternates. Participants attend a one-day conference, at which about 8 presentations are scheduled. PhD-students are particularly encouraged to present t...

    The Belgian Service Research Day is a conference that is organized on a yearly basis in Spring, ...

    Transferable skills

    Communication, personal development and more. Here, you can acquire skills that will prove useful even outside of a research environment.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    Getting organised

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Leadership

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Other transferable skills

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Discover your potential

    These workshops will focus on wellbeing and give you the skills and orientation you need in order to navigate the demands and opportunities of the job market.

    These pages are in the process of phasing out. No new events will be posted here. You can now find our training offer the VUB LRN environment on TEO. If you want to find out more about these, visit the links on the homepage of our training offer.

    Job coaching for VUB researchers

    The VUB Career Center offers tailor-made advice and coaching to guide young researchers to their dream jobs. It can offer its services to candidates and postdoctoral researchers even up to 5 years after finishing their PhDs.

    For more information, please consult the offers of the VUB Career Center or contact Annelies Colpin.

    Find the job that suits you best!

    VUB Career Center

    How to ROCK a Job Fair

    Career Blog

    Career development

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Coaching

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Entrepreneurship

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    Wellbeing

    Tuesday 25 February, 11:00 - 21:00 U

    MIDDLE EAST DAYS: discover the culture of the Middle East!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Discover the culture of the Middle East at the VUB during two days in February!

    Friday 28 February, 15:00

    Thinking Café on "Free research?"

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics floating in the enormous space in between disciplines. Because our ideas shouldn’t just stay inside our head, they are created through feedback with other research, with each other, with...

    You are invited to our new and fresh Thinking Café! A place for discussion of research topics fl...

    Wednesday 11 March, 17:30

    Black History Month Belgium: The racial origins of fat phobia

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medical journals, but all that changed in the 18th century, when fatness got associated with the idea that people with coloured skin were racially inferior savages. During this event, which i...

    There used to be a time that fat bodies were celebrated in art, newspapers, magazines and medica...

    Thursday 12 March, 12:00

    Act against sexual harassment

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres of society. Harassment and sexual violence in universities and educational settings have been widely studied in the US and the UK, but data on continental Europe are lacking. Yet...

    The #metoo movement has broken the silence on harassment and shown its prevalence in all spheres ...

    Thursday 12 March, 13:00 - 16:00 U

    Dsh - Masterclass "Gender, Racialization and Embodiment" with prof. Sabrina Strings

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a variety of disciplinary backgrounds (sociology, philosophy, anthropology, gender and queer studies) who are studying processes of ‘othering’, embodiment and the interconnections between...

    In this masterclass, dr. Strings will provide input and feedback for PhD-researchers from a varie...

    Friday 13 March, 19:30

    Dr. Jane Goodall – Celebrating 60 years of groundbreaking research with chimpanzees in the wild

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.

    The Jane Goodall Institute Belgium proudly invites you to a public debate and book signing session.