Soft/Transferable Laboratory Skills

Abstract

The course will include learning and exercising techniques towards improving the student’s skills as a scientist, including project management, human relations, time management and presentation skills. The course will improve the student’s collaborative work in academic and industrial environments, and will help the student efficiently achieve his/ her professional goals. The course topics cover the non-scientific skills required for future success in a scientific career.

Glossary

Learning Outcomes

The students will utilize techniques and theories for improving his/ her presentation, management and team work skills in scientific-technological research

Bibliography

Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientifıc Management for Postdocs and New Faculty, Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Burroughs Wellcome Fund, https://www.hhmi.org/developing-scientists/making-right-moves

External evaluator

Prof. Maya Schuldiner, Weizmann Institute of Science

Responsible Academics

Prof. Raz Zarivach (Life sciences) (Ben Gurion University)
Dr. Iris Visoly-Fisher (Solar energy, BIDR) (Ben Gurion University)