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Merck Serono Innovation Cup 2014

If you are a PhD student in the life sciences with an interest in the pharmaceutical industry then here is an opportunity for you. The Merck Serono Innovation Cup is a chance to gain in-depth knowledge about pharmaceutical research and … Continue reading

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Teaching Portfolios; learning from tutoring and demonstrating

At the end of last year a colleague asked me to write a guest post for her blog Edinburgh Award Work Experience 2013-14 (to find out more about the Edinburgh Award go here).  This was for PhD students working as … Continue reading

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Gaining teaching experience for an academic career

If you are considering pursuing an academic career at the end of your PhD then getting some teaching experience at some point is probably going to be necessary.  But how important it is to gain this experience now will depend … Continue reading

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