CANCELLATION: 3rd Annual PRIDE Conference
Due to the SARS-CoV-2 (corona) virus, the PRIDE Training and Conference are cancelled!
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Discussion Groups

Members will have the opportunity to establish dedicated discussion groups.


The Event Calendar will provide an easy overview about relevant training events.

Exchange opportunities

Learning from others and sharing information.

Staff Development Offers

We plan to offer a forum for career development opportunities.

Connecting peers

The Member Directory will help you find experts in your field of interest.

Job opportunities

Learn more about various opportunities to enrich your professional experiences.

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CANCELLATION: PRIDE Annual Conference 2020

The PRIDE Network is very sad to announce that we have to cancel our annual PRIDE Training (24 and 2...


The PRIDE Network is very sad to announce that we have to cancel our annual PRIDE Training (24 and 2...

The Future of PhD Holders: Employment status of PhD holders in Belgium

The Observatory of Research and Scientific Careers-F.R.S-FNRS published its first thematic report on...

Get to know EURODOC

What should the PRIDE Network know about EURODOC? Eva Hnatokova, Eurodoc General Board Member & Coor...

Discussion Forum online!

Use the PRIDE Networks latest tool on the website to open up new interesting discussion on the burni...

University Development and Innovation – Africa (UDI-A) project launched!

The UDI-A project is funded by the Erasmus+ Programme of the European Union. It gathers a consortium...

Erasmus+ Mobility – Experience Report

Thanks to funding from the Erasmus+ programme, Elisa Coati from the University of Liverpool was able...

A Handbook for Doctoral Supervisors

Stan Taylor, Margaret Kiley and Robin Humphrey have recently published the 2nd edition of “A Handbo...

Reasons for dropping out of the doctoral programme

Many universities face high dropout rates in doctoral education. Often the reasons are not evident a...

Assessing PhD supervisors ‘leads to higher completion rates’

At the event, organised by the UK Council for Graduate Education Richard Russell, a former pro vice-...

We believe in knowledge-sharing as a competitive advantage and try to achieve this with interactive webinars organised by professionals, for professionals. Our second webinar aimed at professionals who want to set up, improve or reflect on their training offers in transferable skills.

Watch the webinar with Verity Eston and Christian Dumpidak an Transferable Skills Training recorded in November 2018!