workshops and info sessions

The labour market information sessions and job application workshops listed below will be organised on the 2nd floor of the ICC and are accessible to doctoral students and doctoral degree holders only.

Pre-registration is necessary only for the CV analysis as part of the Grow2Excel workshop (Guislain 1 @ 15:30 hrs -- limited number of slots available!).


Cv analysis also takes place on the 2nd floor of the ICC - in the Bauwenszaal. It is required to book a consultation with a PhD careers advisor in advance.

GUISLAIN 1 - 2nd floor


The Job Interview: preparing & answering questions

30 min. - Rik De Greef - My Future Works

The secret revealed. As a PhD, how to find the perfect job?

30 min. - Nextstep Coaching

From Academe to Industry: 7 things to know about profile screening in industry.

1 h. - Robin Lefebvre - Grow2Excel REGISTRATION ONLY FOR CV ANALYSIS as part of this workshop Registration link

GUISLAIN 2 - 2nd floor


How to land a job that makes you happy

30 min. - Nikolaas Bellens - Kazi

Leaving Academia: perceived obstacles and how to overcome them.

30 min. - Mathias Schroijen -

Go brand yourself! Use personal branding to overcome the perception of overqualification

30 min. - Bart Vlerick - SBS Skill BuilderS

Competencies developed during your PhD

30 min. - Karen Vandevelde - UGent

BAEKELAND 3 -2nd floor


Serving the world - Working with the UN

1 h. - Christophe Verhellen - UNRIC

Research Opportunities in the USA

1 h. - B.A.E.F. & Fulbright

A career @ the EU institutions

1 h. - Michiel Humblet - Directorate-General Competition (DG COMP)

Your PhD in an English/Dutch CV

30 min. - Tom De Moor - UCT