Monthly Archives: March 2014

What PhD students have to offer employers

A colleague and I ran a careers workshop with some PhD students last week.  We discussed what skills the students had developed as part of their PhD programme.  One of the workshop participants took a photo of the list the … Continue reading

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How to start a business after your PhD?

Sorry for the late notice but I’ve only just been made aware of the session on starting your own business scheduled for tomorrow lunchtime.  Vitae – a national organisation supporting the career development of research students and staff – are … Continue reading

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Post-doctoral careers

Some researchers at the University of Dundee have just completed a project looking at the career paths of people who have at some point been a post-doc (research position after a PhD) in the sciences.  It shows career timelines of … Continue reading

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