PhD Job Club Tutorial: How to explore your career options (1)

Location
Westmere House - Seminar Room (G15 on the Campus map)
Category
Students
Dates
Thursday 30th January 2020 (10:00-11:30)
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Contact

For more details contact Holly Prescott: h.prescott@bham.ac.uk

Register for this event
PhD Job Club Tutorials are small, informal group sessions led by the PGR Careers Adviser. They offer a chance to discuss popular career-related issues amongst PhDs, with more time than a 1:1 appointment.

This particular tutorial focuses on strategies for researching your post-PhD career options. Open to PhDs from all disciplines!

Who should attend?

  • PhD researchers who have some ideas for their future career but want to do more research or explore more widely
  • PhD researchers who don't yet know what they want to do post PhD but want to start generating some ideas

Event objectives

By attending this session, you will:

  • Learn some key methods to explore your post-PhD career options and find out what's out there/ what other PhDs have done
  • Apply these methods to your own career research
  • Discuss any concerns that you have about career options
  • Meet other PhDs who are in the same position as you and learn from each other

What Postgraduate Researchers said about this tutorial

"Was a really useful session & it made me feel more hopeful & confident about something that really worries me, thank you!"

"Really good session: has given me important insights on how I can explore the career options available to me."

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