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By Charlesworth Author Services on August 26, 2021

What next? Considering non-academic career paths

Career opportunities in academia are highly sought after, positions are limited and competition is tough. Unless you are very determined to remain within academia, it is worth considering other career options in non-academic sectors and industries. This article suggests key points to bear in mind as you think about pursuing alternative career paths.

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By Charlesworth Author Services on April 24, 2020

How to Develop an excellent PhD supervisor relationship

The working relationship that a PhD student has with their supervisor can be the most important factor for determining the success and enjoyment of their doctoral journey. 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on January 10, 2020

How can I promote myself as an academic researcher?

The idea of promoting yourself can seem awkward.  However, with it becoming ever more competitive to secure positions and funding in academia, we all need to showcase our experience and achievements, and ensure that potential employers can see our best qualities.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 15, 2021

Career Planning and Job Hunting for Academics – A Quest for a New Life or a Frustrating Odyssey?

It is no secret that academia has become a more and more challenging career choice and the academic sector is far from the secure employer it was for some decades ago. Careers are shortening, competition over positions is intensifying, and the number of researchers who never appear as the first author of a publication is on the rise, according to a paper written by Milojević, Radicchi, and Walsh (2018). Whether you decide to play the game of academia or are on the lookout for a non-university job, you are facing the challenge of learning to package and market your skills and make some well-planned choices.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 09, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Academic Careers - Module 1: How to Get Your First Post in Academia?

This webinar series discusses academic careers and gives important guidelines that could help you land your first job in academia. 

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 09, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Academic Careers - Module 2: Careers outside Academia

How to establish your career outside academia? This module gives tips that academic job-seekers looking for a career outside academia could use.

 

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By Charlesworth Author Services on March 09, 2021

Bitesize Webinar: Academic Careers-Module 3: Academic Job-Hunting Skills: Prepping CV, Internet Presence and for the Interview

This module addresses the difficult questions every job seeker in academia faces about drafting a CV, prepping for an interview and managing a digital presence.

 

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