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Autumn researcher employer events

By s.duran, on 9 September 2021

Looking forward to the next few months, we’ve got a great series of virtual employer events coming up. If you want to develop your skills in leadership or networking or learn more about researcher careers in different fields, you’ve come to the right place!

Attending an employer-led event lets you hear directly from companies that hire researchers and connect with other PhD grads who have moved out of academia. Employer-led events are hosted alongside a full programme of career consultant workshops. Click the event links below to sign up and for more information!

Featured Employer Events:

Researchers Careers in Economics, Finance and Quantitative Analysis Panel

Date: Thursday 14th October 2021

Time: 5.30-7pm

Get an insight into finance, economics and the quantitative analysis industries from PhD level speakers who have paved a career for themselves in these areas.

Researchers Careers in Consultancy Panel

Date: Wednesday 13th October 2021  

Time: 1-2.30pm

Want to know what the consulting industry is really like? Hear from PhD holders who have left academia to become consultants at EY-Parthenon, LEK Consulting, and Capgemini Invent.

Researchers Careers Beyond Academia Taster Session in Consultancy

Date: Wednesday 27th October 2021

Time: 10-11.30am

Gain practical experience and dig a bit deeper into the consultancy world with this session! Hosted by a consulting firm, you will gain practical experience of a consulting task while getting an insight into the field.

Researchers Prepare for A Career Beyond Academia – Employer & Alumni Networking Session

Date: Wednesday 3rd November 2021

Time: 5.30-7pm

Attend this session to improve your networking skills and meet with alumni and employers looking to hire researchers! This session is a great way to put skills into practice following the Networking Skills workshop.


View the full 2021 Calendar of events

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