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Webinar on scientific publishing

Spotted this earlier today on LinkedIn.  We don’t have anyone from scientific publishing coming to speak at our PhD Horizons Careers Conference on 6th June ( so check out the webinar below if you think it may be an interesting … Continue reading

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Small research grants

Gradconsult is running their microgrants programme for the second year.  Applications are invited for small grants (the total pot of money available is £2,000) from researchers to support their research. The aim of these microgrants is to help researchers to … Continue reading

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PhD Internships – closing soon

If you are interested in gaining some work experience (in addition to teaching) in the University during your PhD then we currently have 3 Employ.ed for PhD internship opportunities that are closing soon.  Have a look at the job descriptions on … Continue reading

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Science virtual careers fair

We’ve been notified about the online careers event below that may be of interest to some research students in the sciences. Meet Recruiters Without Leaving Your Lab Science Careers is excited to bring you an easy and efficient way to … Continue reading

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Considering school teaching as a career?

If you think a career in teaching in schools may be of interest to you consider signing up for the Day in School opportunity organised by the Careers Service.  This offers the chance to go into a local school and … Continue reading

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How employers interview

A recent survey of their members by the Institute of Student Employers (ISE) reported that 53% of their employers are now using video interviews as part of their recruitment process.   This is up from 6% in 2012. Video interviews involve … Continue reading

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Academic CVs

We have a new quick video guide to Academic CVs on our website.  You may find it useful if you are making any academic applications in the near future – whether for an academic job or a fellowship.  There’s also … Continue reading

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