I wonder how many of you will have that conversation with friends, family or colleagues over the Christmas vacation ? Whether you’re working towards a career plan, facing a change of plan, or still not sure what you want to do, the Careers and Placements team at York is here to support you. The vacation … Continue reading So what are you going to do when you finish your PhD ?
Today (4th May) Insight into FERA, 14.00-15.00 Hear from scientists working at the Food and Environment Research Agency (FERA), located near York about what it’s like to work there and gain insights into their life as scientists working in molecular ecology and proficiency testing. Find out more and sign up to attend. Tomorrow (5th May) … Continue reading Reminder – Careers events this week
We will be running 2 careers events in May that may be of interest to research students: Working in Research – Wed 5th May, 16.00 – 17.15 This event is designed to help you gain an insight into a range of research based career opportunities in academia, public sector, not for profit and commercial sectors. The event … Continue reading 2 upcoming careers events for May 2021: Working in Research and an insight into Data Management
You might have assumed that the Careers and Placements team at the University is primarily focused on undergraduate students, but we are here to support research students too. My role as a careers consultant is dedicated to working with postgraduate students and I’d like to explain how we offer support, whilst drawing on some of … Continue reading How could the Careers and Placements service help me ? Part 1: Information and Resources