Decision lab


Course code


Dates 2018

Monday 24 September and 15 October 

Time and Place

10.00 - 16.00, Drienerburght

Course fee

This training will be paid from central funds. However, you do need permission from your head of department.

Group size

Maximum 12 participants


Arielle Brouwer  

Course materials

Course materials will be provided during the training


For Teamleaders, head of section, (associate) professors.


- you have insight in different forms and styles of decision making and their applicability

- you have explored new ways to engage your teammembers in decisions, and to collect information

- you have gathered personal insights and practical tools to improve your decisions 

Challenges you might encounter in your daily work are:

 - how to include all talents, ideas & perspectives in your projectplan or research design (Lean and inclusiveness in practice)

- how to make sure critical ideas also get heard and included in your/your team’s decisions

- how to deal with diverse backgrounds of team members -cultural & gender differences, differences in employment agreements, age or expertise


  • global+local developments in changing the way we organize work
  • decision making and individual and collective value systems
  • exploring personal decision making styles
  • try out new forms of decision making, discuss their applicability
  • inquiery into real cases from participants’ teams
  • usefull practices for integral embodied leadership (walk your talk, open mind)
  • intervision with UT colleagues from diverse backgrounds, expertise and faculties

Active participation and commitment to personal learning goals are essential. You’ll work with real cases from your workplace and will be encouraged to directly apply tips, tools and insights from the course in your daily work.


1 hour preparation : intake/motivation + description real case from work

2 live training days

On request: personal e-coaching from the trainer between the training days

Optional: follow up meetings with other participant(s)

Further information
Marjolein Rietman
Career Development Centre HR

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