Research leadership

As part of the VU Researcher Development Program we offer a New Research Leader Development Program to newly promoted (and appointed) Level D & E academic staff. This invitation-only program has the intention of facilitating the creation of a new wave of Research Leaders for VU.

Researcher development program

Workshops comprise a mix of internal and external speakers and cover such topics as:

  • research leadership
  • external environment & its impact
  • current internal environment
  • collaboration & building international research partnerships
  • leadership & emotional intelligence
  • mentoring & coaching
  • team culture & managing conflict
  • leveraging research for teaching & influencing curriculum
  • stress management.