Life Beyond the PhD: Planning for an Academic Career


This session will set the potential for a career in academia within the context of recent developments and the changing landscape of higher education in the UK.

It will consider the transition period between completing a PhD and finding your first academic position and outline some of the things that you should consider during this time to enhance and strengthen your CV, as well as prepare for interviews.

Bookings for workshops are via PhD Manager

Please click on Calendar (on the left hand side) where all the events are listed.

PhD Manager will hold your booking and attendance records for all Researcher Development activities.

The Vitae Researcher Development Framework

This session maps on to Domain B of the Vitae Framework: Personal effectiveness which includes the sub-domain areas of:

  • B1: Personal qualities
  • B2: Self-management
  • B3: Professional and Career Development
The Vitae Researcher Development Framework