Leaving academia? Now what?

Job huntA colleague at another University pointed out an article on leaving academia for those with a PhD in science.  The focus is on reframing your thoughts on what the PhD is for and on what it means to leave academia – and I think this applies whatever the subject area of your PhD (so relevant for non-scientists too).

I recognise a lot of the sentiments from talking to PhD students and research staff and I think it’s worth reading for those of you exploring career options outside academia.

Got a PhD in science? Now what? (ABC Science)

This entry was posted in Career planning, The worth of a PhD and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s