Scientific Writing: Towards Organization and Motivation

With discipline and commitment, scientific writing is a skill that can be learned and mastered.

In this workshop, we will develop a set of "how-to" strategies for writing journal articles and theses and increase your writing productivity.

Included topics

  • Common challenges and misunderstandings in scientific writing
  • How to organize the flow of information
  • The sections of a scientific article
  • The stages of the writing process
  • Different types of writers
  • Techniques and AI-based software/tools to increase writing productivity
  • Clear scientific writing
  • Teamwork with co-authors and supervisors
  • Motivational tools to increase writing productivity
  • Procrastination and perfectionism in writing

Learning outcomes

At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the typical challenges and blocks associated with scientific writing
  • Analyze the structure of scientific articles
  • Evaluate a scientific article for clarity
  • Write part of their next journal article or thesis
  • Use strategies/tools to increase their writing productivity and reduce self-sabotage behaviors

Workshop Duration

In-presence workshop: two days, from 9:00 until 17:00

Online-workshop: three days, from 9:00 until 13:30