Participants will learn the basic components of a narrative CV and how to transform their traditional CVs into narrative ones.
Early and mid-career researchers
The traditional CV favours evaluation shortcuts such as research metrics and penalizes applicants with non-traditional career paths. Major research funding agencies and recruiters are adopting new formats that incorporate narrative elements, either supplementing or substituting the standard CV, trying to obtain a more comprehensive portrait of the career and professional skills of the applicants.
In this course you will:
In preparation for the workshop participants should send their standard CV and a cover letter.
Participants should bring a laptop for this course.
For any issue regarding attendance before or during the course, please note that you should contact the Intervals team directly by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Thiago Carvalho, PhD in Biology, has 12 years of research experience as well as experience as scientific editor and scientific writer. He was head of graduate programmes at Gulbenkian Institute and Champalimaud Foundation.
David del Álamo, PhD in Biology, has 12 years of research experience and experience as a scientific editor. He was head of the EMBO Fellowship programme.