Specialist Courses Social and Behavioural Sciences

Specialist courses (co-)organised by the Doctoral School of Social and Behavioural Sciences

Subject Dates Organiser

Co-creative research with persons in vulnerable situations

29 September to 1 December 2021

UGent, Department of Psychoanalysis & Clinical Consulting, Special Needs Education

Bioresource Recovery – putting the circular economy to action Oct 2021 - June 2022 Ghent University, Department of Green Chemistry & Technology
From PhD to SME 2021: a 1-year leadership programme developed by VOKA  Feb 2021 until Dec 2021

Doctoral Schools & VOKA

Basic and advanced linear regression models in health sciences

11,18,25 October + 8 November 2021

Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Movement and Sport Sciences

Expedition DO! (counts as specialist course + 1 transferable skills seminar Research & Valorization) 2022 dates TBA

DOWA - Educational Quality assurance office - Department: DO! – Durf Ondernemen

The road to reliable and valid psychophysiological measurements and analyses III: a practical course Spring 2022

Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Head and Skin

Data and Network Science Summer School 2020 with a focus on socio-economic problems To be announced

Ghent University, Department of Economics, VUB & KU Leuven

Advanced topics in international macroeconomics 14/02/2022-01/06/2022

Ghent University, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Department of Economics

8th GERN Summer School on Making Strategic Choices in Social Science Research 21-23 March 2022 Doctoral schools, Institute for international research on criminal policy (Ghent University), GERN
Conducting research in the field of teacher education: Challenges, pitfalls and important methodologies 16-18 March 2022 UGent, Department of Educational Studies and NTNU, NAFOL – Norway
The role of physical activity, movement and sports in physical and mental health 12-13 January 2022 + 26 April 2022 + 1 date in April 2022 to be announced Ghent University, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Department of Movement and Sport Sciences
Causal Inference in Micro-econometrics with Application to Program (OASIS course code X000173) 2020-2021 Ghent University


Selection of other courses

PhD students who want to include one of the courses listed below or any other course in their Doctoral Training Programme are required to submit an application for recognition.

Subject Dates Organiser Registration

M2: Drawing conclusions from data: an introduction

Previously ‘Introductory Statistics. Basics of Statistical Inference’

November 9, 16, 23 and 30, December 7 and 14, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M3: Single cell seq data analysis bootcamp

November 17 and 24, December 1, 8 and 15, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M4: Getting started with Python for data scientists

December 6, 9, 13, 16 and 20, 2021, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M5: Exploiting sources of variation in your data: the ANOVA approach

January 11, 18 and 25, February 1 and 8, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M7: Identifying latent data structures: structural equation modelling I&II

February 7 and 8, 2022, 9 am & May 23 and 24, 2022, 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M8: High dimensional data analysis February 7, 10, 14, 17, 21 and 24, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M11: From prior belief to data driven evidence: Bayesian data analysis in action

February 15 and 22, March 1, 8, 15 and 22, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M12: Explaining and predicting outcomes with linear regression

March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M14: Microbiome data analysis bootcamp

April 4, 5, and 6, 2022 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser
M16: From language to information: natural language processing

April 11, 12 & 13, 2022, from 9 am IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M18: Artificial neural networks: from the ground up

April 21 and 28, May 5, 12 and 18, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser

M19: Machine learning with Python

April 25, May 2, 9, 16, 19 and 30, June 13, 2022, 5.30 pm IPVW (ICES) Organiser
Examination to enter the Doctoral Fellowship Program 2021


(Intercollegiate Center for Management Science)

Intellectual Property and Valorization 2020-2021 Ghent University OASIS course code I001967

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