University College Ghent (HoGent) is currently implementing the principles of The European Charter & Code for Researchers through its HR Strategy for Researchers, which was approved by the Executive Board on October 28, 2016. After reviewing this action plan, the European Commission decided to award the ‘HR Excellence in Research’-label to HoGent on May 19, 2017.
HoGent demonstrates its commitment to act in a responsible and respectable way and to provide fair working conditions to researchers, with a clear intention to contribute to the advancement of the European Research Area.
The HR Strategy for Researchers encompasses three themes:
The implementation of the actions foreseen in the HR Strategy for Researchers (2017 - 2020) will be carefully monitored, and an annual report on the status of the implementation will be provided.