In August, Research Bites will be hosting colleagues from Careers. These sessions have been really popular in previous years, so get there on time for a seat and a piece of cake! Live streams will start at 12.00 BST, but please be patient as there is sometimes a short delay.
August 2017: Careers
Just turn up, no need to book! Tea/coffee and a cake provided.
CV tips for PhDs
Thursday 3rd August, 12pm, Bowland North SR 1. Live stream at 12.00 BST
This session will cover the format of an academic CV, a traditional CV and show examples of both.
Kathryn Morey-Scarfe & David Mashiter, Careers & Employment Advisers, Careers
Finding your first research job
Monday 7th August, 12pm, Bowland North SR 1. Live stream at 12.00 BST
This session will identify the key resources to assist you in finding your first researcher position.
Kathryn Morey-Scarfe & Kirsty Thornton, Careers & Employment Adviser and Careers Consultant, Careers
Succeeding at interviews
Tuesday 15th August, 12pm, Bowland North SR 1 Live stream at 12.00 BST
How to prepare for academic job interviews, hints and tips on how to succeed and common academic interview questions.
Kathryn Morey-Scarfe, Careers & Employment Adviser, Careers
Bring your biography – advice for Early Career Researchers
Wednesday 16th August, 12pm, Bowland North SR 1. No live stream.
A chance to review your biography and personal profile and explore the steps you can take to increase their impact. Remember to bring your biography and CV with you.
Elaine Davies, Careers Consultant
The importance of networking for Early Career Researches
Wednesday 23rd August, 12pm, Bowland North SR 1 Live stream at 12.00 BST
Learn why building your professional network is important as a researcher, and understand what you’re looking to achieve, what you have to offer, and how you can make the most of your network.
Shelley Morgan, Careers & Employment Adviser, Careers
Look forward to seeing you there!