Applications are now open for the DIES/CREST Online Training Course for Supervisors of Doctoral Candidates at African Universities. The course offers a flexible study opportunity to academic staff members, particularly novice doctoral supervisors, who are interested in advancing their knowledge, skills and networks in doctoral supervision. Applications are open until 31 May 2021.

The course has been offered by the Centre for Research on Evaluation, Science and Technology (CREST) at Stellenbosch University since 2018, in the frame of the DAAD and HRK programme „Dialogue on Innovative Higher Education Strategies“ (DIES).

The course will be presented by CREST. The centre has vast experience in doctoral supervision and is known for its expertise in research methodology and in science policy and knowledge production on the African continent. CREST’s partners in this course are the Centre for Higher Education Research, Learning and Teaching (CHERTL) at Rhodes University in South Africa, and the Centre for Higher and Adult Education at Stellenbosch University (CHAE).

The next offering of the course will start on 2 August 2021. Applications close on 31 May 2021.

DIES/CREST Online Training Course

If you have any questions, please contact Rolene Langford at Stellenbosch University: