All courses of the Zurich-Basel Plant Science Center have been developed to assist students in the training of research skills and transferable skills. They will be useful for a future both, in and outside of academia. Below is a list of skills we expect you to acquired during your PhD studies.
For a more detailed description of competencies and skills that researchers should develop in Stage 1 of their PhD studies, please see the Vitae Research Development Framework (2010).
The following objectives are cited and adapted from the document Joint Statement of the UK on Research Councils' Training Requirements for Research Students (2001). (PDF, 26 KB)