Emma Day

OrganisationEmma Day

Vitae

Job Title

Project Manager

Biography

Emma has worked for Vitae, supporting researcher development for over 15 years in a variety of project management and training and development roles, both in the UK and worldwide.  She is one of Vitae’s most experienced project managers with a particular interest in researcher career development and fulfilment, intersectoral mobility and equality and diversity particularly gender.

She has managed numerous Vitae projects including EURAXIND – EURAXESS for Industry, an Horizon 2020-funded multi-partner study to improve interactions between HE research institutions and employers, including surveys of researchers in academia, intersectorally mobile researchers, HE institutions and employers. Outcomes from the project include a toolkit on the EURAXESS European portal which will help researchers to understand their career options and know how to move positive career transitions.