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    A Career in Academia
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    Participants will discover what it takes to make it as an academic and will have the opportunity to talk to early career academics about their experiences.

Duration 1 full day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Waiting List

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

Participants will discover what it takes to make it as an academic and will have the opportunity to talk to early career academics about their experiences.

By the end of the workshop participants will have:

  • An understanding of the different entry routes to an academic career
  • Knowledge of the essential skills and abilities required
  • Resources to help access opportunities in academia
  • An understanding of career paths in academia
  • Found out how other researchers started their academic careers.


Delivered By: Careers Service

Prerequisites

Cancellation Policy

If you are unable to attend a course please cancel your place as soon as possible, with at least 3 working days notice via the online booking system http://bookings.strath.ac.uk/mybookings.asp.

Full details of booking conditions can be found at the link below.

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science). 

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.