Monthly Archives: May 2013

Writing up? What’s next after your PhD?

For many final year PhD students who are lucky enough to be funded, the cycle of the typical 3 year full-time PhD is quickly coming to an end.  I was reminded of this last week when many of the students … Continue reading

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Edinburgh Graduate Recruitment Fair

The Edinburgh Graduate Recruitment Fair takes place this Thursday 23rd May from 11 – 4pm in Adam House on Chambers Street.  This is an opportunity to meet with a wide range of employers who currently have vacancies to recruit graduates.  … Continue reading

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Looking for a post-doctoral position in Europe?

One of my colleagues, Deborah Fowlis, is our local contact for an organisation called Intelliagence, a source of post-doctoral positions in Europe and beyond.  To find out more, read what Deborah has to say below. What is Intelliagence? Intelliagence (www.intelliagence.fr) … Continue reading

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Doctoral graduates are ‘recession proof’ says new research

Vitae, the national organisation supporting the career development of researchers, has published a new piece of research on early career progression of doctoral graduates.  They compared the destinations of two groups of PhD graduates from 2010 and 2008 who were … Continue reading

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