The Pan African Doctoral Academy, University of Ghana (UG-PADA) Invitation to Participate in the January 2018 Doctoral Schools

Starting October 5, 2017 - Ending October 5, 2018

INVITATION to participate in the January 2018 PADA Doctoral Schools

The Pan-African Doctoral Academy at the University of Ghana is pleased to announce a call for applications for its Doctoral Schools in January 2018. The Schools are open to all PhD students from universities in Africa. We especially encourage applications from students West African Universities.

MODULES

Interested candidates may select up to two modules per school. Applicants are advised to apply early as space is limited and will be offered strictly on a first-come-first-served basis.

Note: Only modules that receive the minimum number of applicants will run.

Doctoral School 1: Mon, 15 – Fri, 19 January 2018



Title

Eligibility

Communicating Research Results for the Sciences

All Science PhD students

Innovative Thinking in Teaching and Learning

All PhD students

Managing the PhD Process (including Managing Literature Review

Year 1 and 2 PhD students

Quantitative Research Techniques Using SPSS

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

Doctoral School 2: Mon, 22 – Fri, 26 January 2018



Title

Eligibility

Leadership Skills and Career Development for the Emerging Scholar

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

Presentation Skills

All PhD students

Qualitative Research Methodology

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

Statistics for Social and Life Sciences

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

Use of Selected Computer Packages for Research Data Analysis: Nvivo

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

Use of Selected Computer Packages for Research Data Analysis: ‘R’

Year 2 and 3 PhD students

DEADLINES

The deadline for applications is 30 November 2017.

Successful applicants will be notified by 4 December 2017.

In order to secure a place in the doctoral academy, successful applicants must make payment by 15 December 2017.

For more information on the Doctoral Schools, and to apply online, visit: www.pada.ug.edu.gh