Project management is the second out of four transferable skills recommended by EU Principles for Innovative Training’ transferable skills (European Commission, 2011). This course aims to equip PhD students with knowledge and skills to manage successfully manage their projects and collaborate with supervisor(s), peers and other stakeholders. The focus is twofold: 1) enhance skills on time and resource planning and management, and 2) enhance skills in managing people and collaboration (namely, providing feedback, management of expectations and conflicts). The course takes a hands-on approach, where participants’ projects, self-perceive strengths and challenges, are the point of department for a series of exercises that uses different approaches and tools to manage successfully a project and people.
Henrik Worm Routhe (Aalborg University)
At the end of the course, participants should be able to:
Online. Participants should be available on the following dates: 23 and 24 May 2022. Preparation for the course will start one month before the online sessions and includes a 750 words small essay.
The successfully completion of the course requires:
28 March – 15 April (only applications received within these dates will be considered)