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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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Civil Service Fast Stream – Insider Event

Fast track government career opportunties provided through the Civil Service Fast Stream have often been of interest to research students at Edinburgh. This can provide a route into government research, policy or advisory roles. If you’d like to find out … Continue reading

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Careers events during Semester 1

Now that the new semester is underway I wanted to give you an overview of some the careers events which are taking place on campus over the coming weeks. Our updated programme of careers workshops specifically tailored for PhD students is available … Continue reading

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Job search at the end of your PhD

Some of you may be coming towards the end of your PhD and thinking about the next step.  If you are starting to look for employment then some of the ideas below may be helpful. Searching for academic / research … Continue reading

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The Edinburgh Graduate Recruitment Fair

The annual Edinburgh Graduate Recruitment Fair will be held on Tuesday 26th May. This offers a great opportunity to explore your options. The event will be attended by around 60 exhibitors who are keen to recruit Edinburgh students & graduates for opportunities into summer 2015 and … Continue reading

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Data science as a career

Big data  is a term we’re all hearing a lot lately.  There are many reports saying that more skilled people are needed to work in roles related to analysing and using this data; you can see a recent article here … Continue reading

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A Career in Life Sciences

A Career in Life Sciences is being organised by the Careers Service and Edinburgh Bioquarter.  This is a great opportunity to explore some of the career paths available in the life sciences sector. You will hear first-hand the experiences and … Continue reading

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Employ.ed for PhDs – Part-time jobs 6 hours/week

If you’d like part-time paid project work, while working towards your PhD, you may be interested in opportunities being offered through the Careers Service initiative Employ.ed for PhDs. In line with recommendations from the University and major funding bodies, these … Continue reading

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Careers in IT

Wed 4 Feb 2015, 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM Informatics Forum, 10 Crichton Street, Edinburgh  A new year is a great time for thinking ahead and making plans … so if you are interested in exploring the careers available in … Continue reading

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Meet with Life Sciences Companies in Scotland

The Scottish Graduate Fair will take place 22-23rd October at the SECC and the organisers have managed to attract 10 Life Science companies from Scotland. Companies from BioDundee, Edinburgh Science Triangle and the Glasgow BioCorridor will all be there to … Continue reading

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