The first international network for Professionals in Doctoral Education Register on this website, connect with your peers and become a member of the Association.

Our Mission

Your Benefits

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.

What We Think

Latest News

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...

Registration for the PRIDE Training- & Conference-Week is Open!

The first PRIDE conference and training will take place on 3/4 April & 5/6 April in Vienna. Register...

Video of PRIDE Webinar on Doctoral Supervision online

In case you missed the webinar on doctoral supervision on 24 November you can view it online.

Save the date: PRIDE Network Staff Training and General Assembly with conference

The next PRIDE Network staff training is planned for April 3-4, 2018. The training builds on the man...

Webinar on Doctoral Supervision on 24 November 12:00 noon

Our first webinar aims at professionals who want to offer support measures for supervisors such as t...

Wonderful 8th Master Class!

PRIDE member Kirsi Tuohela from the University of Turku tells about her experiences at the 8th UNICA...

Meeting of Austrian Doctoral Education Professionals

On 7 September doctoral education professionals met to discuss data monitoring of PhD candidates and...

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...