PhD Career Consultancy
28.04.2021 | 11:00 - 17:0 Uhr
Speaker: Sarah Blackford
Duration: ~ 25 min
During CONTACT2021 there will be the opportunity to have a confidential careers interview with a professional PhD career consultant* about any aspect of your career. This might be to receive guidance and advice on your career plans, check your CV, discuss ways to develop your career, investigate ways to improve your job seeking strategy, help you to formulate a personal action plan, and any other aspects related to your career. The schedule allows for 10 career interviews, with each one lasting for up to 25 minutes.
*Sarah Blackford is a certified academic careers adviser and coach with a background in scientific research, publishing and higher education careers advisory work. She specializes in providing career development education to bioscience doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers and has over 20 years’ experience of delivering career workshops and one-to-one coaching in research institutions and universities. Much of her advice and resources are published on her blog, www.biosciencecareers.org. A Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy and registered member of the Career Development Institute, Sarah adheres to a recognized ethical code of practice.