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Career Perspectives: An Introduction

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Groningen Graduate Schools

Course type: lecture during the GGS Introductory Event
Duration: one hour during the GGS Introductory Event
Audience: Recently arrived PhD students
Module information: During the second day of the GGS Introductory event, a one hour interactive lecture takes you on a journey to your life after you have successfully defended your PhD thesis. Are you familiar with what the career ladder in academia is and what is required to climb it to the top? And did you ever ask yourself the question, is the career ladder for a job outside academia similar or different compared to that of an academic career? Do you already know what your next step(s) will be? During the lecture we will discuss the options that lay ahead of you, and how you can properly prepare yourself, amongst which, by choosing dedicated Career Perspectives Series modules specifically designed for you to effectively prepare you for your next steps after your PhD.
Date and time: see Introductory event GGS
Registration: see Introductory event GGS
Registration fee: none
Credits: Credits for attending the Introductory Event GSS
Responsible Organisation: University of Groningen Graduate Schools

Faculty Graduate Schools:

Graduate School Social Sciences and Humanities

Course type: Career Awareness Workshop
Duration: half-day
Audience: first or second year PhD students
Module information:

The Federation of Graduate Schools in Social Sciences and Humanities is offering a career perspectives event on Career Awareness. You only recently started your PhD project, but time flies and before you know it, you will need to decide on the next steps in your career. What to do after you finish your PhD project? Would you like to stay in academia to become a researcher or maybe eventually a professor? Or would you like to apply your knowledge and skills in policy making, an NGO, industry, or another comparable environment? In this career perspectives event you will explore your options, strengths, and interests for your future career.

More information can be found on our website and in the detailed overview of the programme.

Date and time: February 13th, 2018 13:00-17:00 (drinks afterwards)
Registration: see the GSSH website
Credits: tbd
Organisation: Graduate School Social Sciences and Humanities

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