Job Ready - PhD Bootcamp

Employment and Communication Skills for STEM PhD students

About Job Ready PhD Bootcamp

Are you nearing the end of your PhD? Starting to think about what’s next? Feeling overwhelmed by the thought of applying for jobs?

The Job Ready PhD Bootcamp will show you your future career options, enhance your employability skills, and you will leave confident, prepared and ready to tackle the job market.

This one-day course is designed specifically for Science PhD students and will be taught by experienced professionals from the University and externally. You will uncover your unique strengths, skills, and experiences, and understand how to communicate your unique experiences in the most persuasive way to potential employers so that you stand out from the crowd.

This will be done through workshops covering:

  • Employment trends - understand why you don’t need industry experience to work in the industry
  • Resume writing - learn how to build an online presence on LinkedIn
  • Interview skills - find out how to develop your professional/personal pitch
  • Networking - meet successful graduates who have walked in your shoes before!

Friday 8th November 2019
9 AM to 5.30 PM

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This course is free and tailored to final year Faculty of Science PhD students nearing the end of their course and looking to pursue a non-academic career.