Here’s a couple of events which are coming up for researchers from Vitae – the UK organisation championing the personal, professional and career development of doctoral researchers and research staff in higher education institutions and research institutes.
For the full list of future events from Vitae visit their web pages http://www.vitae.ac.uk
Careers in Academia, 13 September 2011, Birmingham, for postgraduate researchers
Advancing in Academia, 12 September 2011, Birmingham, for research staff
Review the current higher education environment
- Meet with successful academics from a range of disciplines to hear how they advanced their academic career
- Understand the balance required between skills, achievements and building your professional profile
- Review where you are in your career, where you want to be and how to get there
- Ask questions that you’ve always wanted to but weren’t sure who to ask network with fellow researchers
- Develop an action plan to strategically manage your career.