Course description

Lots of PhD researchers come from another country, and several Belgian PhD students work in an intercultural environment and will themselves go abroad later. In this 1 day interactive course we explore how academic cultures are different and what helps you to work in a global team. The workshop uses a simulation game and the interculturality in the group.

On the program:

  • exchange about doing a PhD in Belgium 
  • global teams simulation game
  • making university profiles and adapting to them

You get the opportunity to look up your own personal profile according to the 8 cultural dimensions of Erin Meyer (INSEAD Business School).

Format:

Simulation game, group exercises, discussion, only a bit of theory

Practical information

Date and location:

10 February 2023
9h30 - 16h30
Campus Middelheim - Building A - room  A.301

Trainer:

Ann De Ron (www.fishgrowfeet.be)

Language of the course:

English

Docop-points:

This course counts for 0,6 points

Registration:

Via Sisa Self Service. Log in with your student account.