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Training for directors and tutors

The Doctoral School, together with the UAB Unit for Training and Personal Development, offer theses directors and tutors a programme of training courses.

Below you can find the available activities:

2022 second training offer
Introduction to the code of good practice in research at UAB
Supervision of doctoral theses. How to prevent and face problems and incidents
Emotional management in tutorship
Gender perspective in the health sector
Communication with gender perspective and non-sexist language
Research data: management plans and open access publishing
Third 2022 training offer
Open science and funding options at UAB
Authors and their scientific output
Introduction to gender perspective in research and teaching innovation
Introduction to statistical analysis using R-Jamovi
Good practices to reduce severity of procedures on animal experimentation
Refinement in laboratory animal handling
Improvement and management of supervison protocols for laboratory animals
Introduction to good practices in the laboratory

For more information on the timetables and registration requirements, please contact

At the same time, some user guides about how to use SIGMA platform are available for supervisors, as well as a set of resources on how to use the similarity detection software Turnitin.


*External staff supervising a doctoral thesis at our institution and interested in participating in these activities, must contact