Your job options after a PhD – in a diagram

Your job options after a PhD - in a diagram

What are your job options after you complete your PhD ? I don’t just mean within academia, but much more broadly – since doctoral researchers are capable of doing so many things after a PhD? I drew this diagram to help illustrate the range of career options open to researchers: The Continue reading Your job options after a PhD – in a diagram

Life after the PhD: 8 inspiring post-PhD interview websites

Life-after-the-PhD-8-inspiring-post-PhD-interview-websites

What could your life look like after your PhD, if you chose to pursue a career outside of academia? You can find out by browsing through the hundreds of inspiring post-PhD interviews, profiles and autobiographies available online. To save you the trouble of tracking them all down, here are 8 Continue reading Life after the PhD: 8 inspiring post-PhD interview websites

Join a professional association before leaving academia

Join a professional association before leaving academia

Are you looking for ways to add weight to your résumé when moving outside of academia? Why not give your applications a boost by joining a professional organisation or association in your target field of employment? Membership of one of these organisations can show employers that you’re ‘one of them’, when Continue reading Join a professional association before leaving academia