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    SPIRAL - Considering your Career Options
    Provider   Organisational and Staff Development Unit

    This workshop will provide participants with an overview of the possible career pathways, both academic and non-academic, available to research staff as well as how to progress along these tracks.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: For Research Assistants, Research Associates and Research Fellows

This full-day workshop will explore possible both academic and non-academic career paths available to research staff. During the workshop participants will consider what is involved in an academic career and how to progress to the next stage. They will also have an opportunity to assess their current skills and how they can use these to progress their careers.

By the end of the workshop participants will:

  • Be aware of possible career paths available to them
  • Have considered the roles an academic takes on throughout their career
  • Be aware of the routes to progression to take the next step in an academic career
  • Have assessed the skills they currently have those they need to develop to progress in their chosen careers

Delivered By: Emma Compton-Daw, Organisational and Staff Development Unit



Cancellation Policy

When applying for a course, you should note that there will be a £50* to your department if you cancel within 5** working days or you do not attend, and a £25 charge for cancellations/ non-attendance between 6 and 10 working days. There will be no charge for cancellation made 10 or more working days before the event. Notifications should be made to OSDU@strath.ac.uk

A department is welcome to send someone else in your place if they wish without incurring a charge, providing that person has the necessary pre-requisites for the course. In the case of courses split over more than one day, you must attend ALL parts of the course. If you fail to attend any part you will be charged as outlined above.

*This is the standard charge for cancellation or non-attendance of course of 1 days duration or less. For some courses there may be a higher cancellation charge and if this is the case you will be advised of this at the time of booking.

**Any bookings made within 10 days of the event will incur the charges as specified.