To give participants an overview of different career options and through personal assessment understand their own motivations, strengths and weaknesses. To give them the confidence to choose the job opportunities that are the best fit for them.
Predocs & Postdocs
There are a wide range of job and career opportunities after a PhD. The course will highlight and discuss examples of different career options within the job market, the skills required and the unique challenges posed by each.
In this course participants will:
Identify their own strengths and weaknesses as well as what motivates and drives them in their careers
Increase their confidence to pursue suitable opportunities that are a good fit for them
Work on refining their CVs
Receive tips and advice on how to use online networking sites to further increase job opportunities
The course consists of several sessions. You should be able to attend all of them.
For this course participants should prepare a brief CV and send to trainer beforehand.
Participants need a laptop with audio and video, and a strong Internet connection.
Comments from participants
Roni Wright is an experienced postdoc, teacher and trainer, providing university classes and courses for scientists on oral presentation skills and time management.