Coming to terms with your doctorate. Time and self management for the last stage of your doctoral thesis (digital workshop)
- digital workshop
- Motivation, Methodological and Personal Competence
- Staff Development Measures:
- Fields of Action:
- Promote commitment to performance
- Career Development
- Participation Fee:
The Workshops are not sequential - each Workshop is designed for the specifically described group of participants.
There are many reasons why it could become difficult to finish your thesis - some doctoral candidates are pressed for time, others find it hard to motivate themselves, are scared before exams or simply started to dislike their scientific work. Whatever the reasons are - it is always worth completing your PhD. when the process has advanced far already. The workshop will provide you with methods and strategies to do
We start with an analysis: why did you decide to write a doctoral thesis? What are the reasons that prevent you from completing it? That is the base for conveying individual
strategies to enable you to finish your work.
We will focus on practicing various approaches and methods – this means, that as a participant you should be up to discuss your ideas with others and to receive and provide feedback.
You will learn to set obtainable sub goals, to describe accomplishable tasks and to plan the next months methodically.
Seminarscript; practical exercises based on the individual thesis/research project; case studies; keynotes on relevant facts; feedback by trainer and colleagues
time management techniques to finish a doctoral thesis and/or scientific project
optimize your competence to implement things
dealing with pressure and stress
power of volition
how to deal with exam nerves or writer's block
during 3 months after finishing the workshop participants can use a 30minutes coaching per Mail or phone following up the topics of the workshop.
PC/laptop, microphone, loudspeaker, Internet & optional camera
doctoral candidates, who are registered in the Center for Doctoral Studies and who have only up to 12 months of time left to finish their thesis.