Career Paths for Postdocs
Renowned science career counsellor Sarah Blackford will deliver two highly interactive career planning workshops for postdocs. Sarah has more than 20 years of experience in science career consulting, she is author of the book Career Planning for Research Bioscientists and is regularly invited as a speaker during NatureJobs Career Expo.
The morning session titled Career Paths for Postdocs will be underpinned by career planning theory and using experimental learning techniques. This course will give postdocs the opportunity to learn and practice their skills in a confidential and supportive environment. All training is conducted in English, taking into account multi-cultural and international perspectives and includes recent life examples and materials to the participants.
By the end of the workshop participants will:
- be more confident to apply career planning strategies to their own career
- be more aware of the job market and the range of career options available to them
- be more confident and knowledgeable about their personal skills, interest and opportunities and how to apply this information to making career decision and approaching employers
- have formulated a personal action plan to follow up after the workshop
This course has maximum capacity of 40 participants. Please note that the registration to this course is binding. Should you not be able to attend, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org latest 24 hours before the course to free your spot for another interested postdoc.