Leading Academics

Leading Academics is a series of events designed to equip you with skills, information and awareness to help you plan an academic career and apply for academic jobs. 

Upcoming Leading Academics events

An Academic Career: What's Involved?

Date
Monday 25th June 2018 (10:30-12:00)
Location:
Arts 101
Description
Find out more about what it takes to be an academic, the work involved and whether an academic career might be for you.

Developing Yourself for an Academic Career: tips and priorities

Date
Monday 25th June 2018 (13:00-15:00)
Location:
Arts 101
Description
Find out more about how to develop yourself, look after yourself and put yourself in the best position for a career in academia.

Preparing research funding and fellowship applications: practical tips

Date
Tuesday 26th June 2018 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Arts Lecture Room 4 (101)
Description
Get practical tips on how to write convincing research funding bids and postdoctoral fellowship applications.

Preparing for Academic Interviews: tips and techniques

Date
Thursday 28th June 2018 (14:00-16:00)
Location:
Muirhead Tower Room 113
Description
Get practical tips on how to prepare for and perform well in interviews for academic jobs.
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Previous Leading Academic participants:
"This is a highly informative and engaging course, with excellent delivery of material and insightful discussion. Well worth attending."

"…it made me consider my career plans in a different way, something that I think will have a real impact as I come to the final stages of my PhD."

 

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