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Careers Events on Campus

There are lots of exiting careers events being held on campus this semester which could help you to explore career options, make contacts and plan ahead. A full programme can be found on MyCareerHub; however, I wanted to highlight a few to … Continue reading

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Placements in India for bioscience PhD students

We received this information on funded placements in an Indian research institution for bioscience PhD students.  If you are interested read on….     From the British Council:- We are now taking applications from UK PhD students to undertake a … Continue reading

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PhD Horizons: A Careers Conference for PhD Students

I hope that you have already seen our previous blog on the exciting new campus event for PhD students which is being held at Appleton Tower on Thursday 4 June.  There are now just a few places left if you have not … 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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Careers in the Environment

  If you’re interested in a Career in the Environment, here’s an opportunity for you to meet professionals working across the environmental sector and to discuss how they have built their careers. When: Thu 12 Feb 2015, 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM Where: Swann Lecture Theatre – … Continue reading

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Beyond the Ivory Towers: Careers Outside Academia

If you are interested in exploring career options outside academia then the NEON 21 careers conference may be of interest.  The conference will mainly be of interest to students and research staff working in science and technology. There will be … 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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Cancer Research UK Graduate Scheme

I thought it may be worth mentioning that Cancer Research UK Graduate Scheme is now open for applications.  Obviously only of interest to those of you who may have decided against an academic / research career but who may still … Continue reading

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Community Engagement (Schools) PGR Intern

There is another opportunity for a current PhD student to gain experience, this time working for the Student Experience Project (SEP) at the University of Edinburgh. Following the introduction of community engagement as part of the student experience project, this … Continue reading

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Chemical Sciences Research in Scotland

– you’re Simply the Best……   …..Better than All the Rest….(well most of them anyway).   One of my colleagues, Deborah Fowlis, writes a blog for chemistry students at the University of Edinburgh.  She recently posted on chemical sciences research … Continue reading

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