Open call for workshop to increase the competence of doctoral students in coping with uncertainties in research

The Research Administration Office’ Division of Doctoral Studies is implementing activities to increase the transferable skills of doctoral students and the supervisory competence of their supervisors. Through the various workshops and seminars the overall aim is to improve the quality and efficiency of doctoral education.


With this open call we seek for an international professional to carry out a four-days workshop for doctoral students in December 2021. A PhD degree will be a mandatory qualification.
The participatory workshop is expected to provide doctoral students with the skills they need to cope with uncertainties in academic communities while performing academic research. Doctoral students will be involved by the lecturer to the interactive debate and guided to contribute to the final core.

The language of the workshop is English. The format of the workshop will be with physical presence. The supervision of the participating doctoral students during their independent work may be conducted virtually. If necessary, travel and accommodation will be provided.

To express your interest, please send a proposal and / or an abstract with the expected fee to the address . Deadline for submission of proposal / abstract is 21.10.2021.

Thank you for your interest and for your decision to submit a proposal!

This activity is funded within the framework of Project TLÜ TEE, i.e. Tallinn University as an Advocate of Intelligent Lifestyle no 2014–2020.4.01.16-0033 activity D45, under ASTRA programme of European Regional Development Fund