‘Alternative Career Pathways After Your PhD’ – live Q&A hosted by Chris

I put your questions on ‘Alternative Career Pathways After Your PhD’ to a panel of experts on Thursday 8th June. Click the play button to watch the recording! Here are more details about the live Q&A, from the description posted by jobs.ac.uk: Streamed live on June 8 2017 What can I Continue reading ‘Alternative Career Pathways After Your PhD’ – live Q&A hosted by Chris

How PhD holders can find and secure an IT job – interview

I was recently interviewed about how doctoral graduates can find a good job in the IT and tech sector. Certainly, my first job after leaving academia was with a tech start-up, developing e-learning courses from classroom-based courses. Have you considered IT and tech as a profession after your PhD?  Here’s Continue reading How PhD holders can find and secure an IT job – interview

Boost your job prospects by attending campus careers events for PhDs

Since 2009 I’ve had the pleasure of getting out on the road, sharing the story of my own career change with audiences of researchers and academics. I’ve made a successful transition from a PhD in Medieval Studies, into a career in business, project management and consultancy. I love telling my Continue reading Boost your job prospects by attending campus careers events for PhDs