Monthly Archives: December 2012

IT careers for all – really?

“My job is more challenging than my PhD ever was.” This  comment was made by a PhD graduate (reproductive sciences) now working as a solutions architect (an information technology role) at the end of one of many challenging days. I … Continue reading

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Job opportunities for PhDs

Here’s the latest jobs being advertised by the Careers Service which may be of interest to those of you about to finish your PhD.  While some of them have an immediate start date, others are recruiting for summer 2013. Alliance … Continue reading

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Do you have a business idea you would like to develop?

To be a successful researcher you must have an inquiring mind, be constantly questioning what you are reading or seeing, and be exploring new ideas to develop your research.  These are all skills you can harness if you are interested … Continue reading

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What’s going on in Higher Education?

Do you know what the hot topics for discussion are in higher education?  I don’t mean the latest research news that you discuss with your group or colleagues over coffee, but more the issues that are shaping the future direction … Continue reading

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