Research staff blog 2011
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Has anyone attended online careers fairs, virtual seminars or one-to-one sessions with advisers and would they like to share tips on how to make best use of this?
09 November 2011
... or did being cynical make a career in research more appealing?
01 November 2011
This September the results of the careers in research online survey (CROS) were published. meaning to write a post about it and referred to the results in my reply to Dan’s post on Science is Vital’s report. Here is a very personal view- read the report here to decide for yourself what the headlines are (and report back here, please…).
01 November 2011
What strategies do you use to combat conference nerves when giving a talk?
13 October 2011
Last year I attended this workshop organised by a British NGO - "Sense about science" and "voice of young science". Not only did it make my role as a PGR more relevant in society but it gave me a sense of responsibility towards society at large. This is an invitation and testimony.
28 September 2011
A round-up of research literature - and where to find it - that focuses on research staff experiences.
11 September 2011
From new policy to targeted grants, much is changing in research funding. On Friday 9 September (1-4pm), we discuss funding trends, finance sources and the skills researchers will need.
09 September 2011
Funding search tools and other useful resources.
21 August 2011
Time is precious and the personal development opportunities are many. How do you decide which opportunities to take and what impact has/will this have on your research career (and beyond)?
31 August 2011
The House of Commons Science & Technology Committee suggesting this week that all early-career researchers should be given the option for training in peer review, would this work?
29 July 2011