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
  • Procrastination and perfectionism in writing
  • Motivational tools to increase writing productivity

Learning outcomes

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

  • Overcome common writer's blocks related to procrastination and perfectionism
  • Familiarize with the key structural components of a scientific article
  • Identify principles of clarity in a text
  • Write part of a journal article or thesis
  • Implement specific strategies/tools to increase writing productivity
  • Understand the broader perspective of the writing process

Workshop Duration

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

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