PhD Job Club Tutorial: How to explore your career options

Location
TBC
Category
Arts and Law, Engineering and Physical Sciences, Life and Environmental Sciences, Medical and Dental Sciences, Social Sciences
Dates
Wednesday 27th November 2019 (15:00-16:30)
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Contact

For more information or to book a place, please email Holly Prescott: h.prescott@bham.ac.uk

Pick up tips and strategies on how to explore what post-PhD career options are out there for you at this small-group tutorial.

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

By attending this session, you will:

  • Learn some key methods to explore your post-PhD career options and how 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 PhDs 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"

 

For more information or to book a place, please email Holly Prescott: h.prescott@bham.ac.uk 

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