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Workshops For Research Students

Postgraduate seminar (700x300)

Programme for 2017/18

Places are very limited so make sure to book your place.

Workshop

Description

When and where

Self-assessment

To allow discussion of skills gained from PhD study and other skills in relation to career ideas. Book your place. Thursday, 12 Oct 2017, 14:00 - 16:00, PGR Lounge Room 01.02. 

 

Broadening your career horizons - academic vs. non-academic careers

 

To introduce participants to career planning strategies, potential career options and to raise awareness of available resources. Reserve your place. Thursday, 02 Nov 2017, 14:00 - 16:00, PGR Lounge Room 01.02

CVs / Applications and Introduction to LinkedIn 

 

How to produce an effective ‘academic’ CV and CVs for non-academic roles and LinkedIn profile advice. See more and book. Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017, 14:00 - 16:00, PGR Lounge Room 01.02

Networking

 

To enable participants to recognise and build their network of contacts, to boost career prospects. Book your place. Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018, 14:00 - 16:00, PGR Lounge Room 01.02

Interview skills 

 

To enable participants to feel confident in presenting themselves positively. See more and reserve your place. Thursday, 22 Feb 2018, 14:00 - 16:00, PGR Lounge Room 01.02

 

There is also a full schedule of careers workshops for all students and graduates which you are welcome to attend.


Find out more about our services for postgraduate researchers, and please get in touch if you'd like any help or advice with your careers queries: call us on 01274 234991, email us or come in and see us in Student Central.