14. PROJECT MANAGEMENT

Topic
This course will help you to:
• Define and manage a project focusing on soft skills - stakeholder management and interpersonal skills.
• Understand and use particular tools and techniques.
• Experience the lessons learned through a real project: your PhD project.
• Schedule your priorities.

Overall, this course will teach you how to GET THINGS DONE – efficiently!
Format

The 3-days course is spread over 6 months. Day 1 in the first week, Day 2 after 1 week, and 3rd Day at 6 months.
The course will include theoretical and practical approaches to enable you to better manage all aspects of your PhD project including: planning, getting the best from your team members and collaborators.

The sessions will be driven by:
Dr. Valeria Gazzola, Prof.dr. Sandra Amor, Daniel Amado Ruiz MSc.

Times and dates
The course takes place the 22nd of March, 29th March and September 2017.

Location
Netherlands Institute for Neuroscience

Credits
56 hrs / 2 EC

Application
This course has a limit of 16 participants. Please apply no later than 1 February 2017, by sending an email to els.borghols@vu.nl.
The course is free for members of ONWAR and candidates will be selected on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Information
Contact
s.amor@vumc.nl
v.gazzola@nin.knaw.nl
d.amadoruiz@nin.knaw.nl