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Career Management

Academic Careers Events

These events for research staff provide an opportunity to gain an insight into the career paths of a range of academics and to hear their personal reflections on working in different types of institution.

Through attendance you will:

  • increase your understanding of the nature of an academic career, including the career options available;
  • gain insight into the skills, knowledge and experience required for different levels of academic posts, and how to develop these attributes;
  • talk informally with academics about their career journeys;
  • receive tips for what you need to do now to position yourself for the academic career you are interested in;
  • find out about further sources of support to assist you with your career planning and job application processes.

Entry Requirements
Places on this workshop are open to staff members on a Research only contract, other staff groups are welcome to apply for a place and will be entered onto a reserve list, in the event of a place becoming vacant a week prior to the session commencing staff members will be offered a place. For further guidance please email

11 May 2016

Humanities/Social Sciences
14 June 2016

Rooms 0.27a/b & Exhibition Space, Hadyn Ellis Building, Maindy Road, Cathays, Cardiff, CF24 4HQ
14:00 - 17:00

To book a place on either date please submit your booking request via Core Portal*
*Please note you will need to inform your line manager/principal investigator of your training request so that they can authorise it in the Core Portal. No automated email will be sent notifying them of pending training requests.

Provider: HUMRS
Target Group: RS