Skills training

Skills 1. Research skills

September 2021 - University of Alicante, Spain

  • How to manage your PhD
  • Research methods
  • English academic writing
  • How to organise your references
  • Working with non-academic partners (public and private)
  • IPR

ESRs attending a lecture  ESRs receiving a lecture


Skills 2. Working in interdisciplinary projects

May 2022 - RWTH Aachen University, Germany

  • Scientific communication in interdisciplinary research
  • Interdisciplinary methodology
  • Research insights from interdisciplinary projects
  • Interdisciplinary issues and how to address them
  • Preconceptions about researchers with different expertise and countries

ESRs receiving a lecture  ESR presenting to his peers


Skills 3. Preparing for the labour market

October 2023 - TU Wien, Austria

  • Career perspective
  • Business model innovation
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Research grants
  • Pitching to the industry
  • Engaging with employers