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Beyond the PhD: Exploring your options

Session 1: Routes into academic careers - Session 2: Making the most of your skills

Beyond the PhD: Exploring your options

 

An AHRC Midlands4Cities and ESRC Midlands Graduate School online joint careers workshop (two sessions)  

Session 1: Routes into academic careers – Wednesday 16th June 10.00 – 12.30

Are you in the final year of your PhD and would like to find out about:

  • Funding opportunities for early career researchers,
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship opportunities  
  • Knowledge Transfer Partnerships
  • Hear from AHRC and ESRC alumni on their experience post PhD

    This session will be delivered by university colleagues with experience of supporting applications for postdoctoral and ERC positions, Knowledge Transfer partnerships with DTP alumni who have secured postdoctoral funding.

    Register here:  https://ahrc_esrc_careers1.eventbrite.co.uk 

    Session 2: Making the most of your skills – Friday 18th June 10.00 to 12.30

    In the final year of your PhD and need to refocus and review:
  • Training needs
  • Articulate your skills and experience for future employers
  • Hear from AHRC and ESRC alumni who are working outside academia
  • Tips from PhD students who graduated in the 2008 financial crisis

    This session will be delivered by Researcher Training colleagues, Careers advisors, DTP alumni who have graduated and secured positions outside the academy.

    Register here: https://ahrc_esrc_careers2.eventbrite.co.uk

 


Wednesday 16th June 10.00 – 12.30 and Friday 18th June 10.00 to 12.30

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