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Researcher’s Careers Library

We are building a small reference library on career development, specifically intended for research staff. This will be housed in the Library and books can be accessed in the normal manner. Please let Staff Training know if there is a particular book you feel we should buy or that you have read and can recommend. At the moment our stock consists of:


Developing your research career




Building a Successful Career in Scientific Research

Library shelfmark: Q147

Dr. Phil Dee

Phil Dee gives us the benefit of his experience from early stage PhD to career scientist.

Successful Research Careers.

Library shelfmark: LB 2331.7

S. Delamont and P. Atkinson

Intended for younger academics and those intent on building a research career.

Surviving Your Academic Job Hunt: Advice for Humanities PhD’s.

Library shelfmark: LB2331.72

Kathryn Hume

A useful introduction to the academic job hunting process from an American perspective.


Contact Information

Paul Gillespie
Careers Consultant
Tuesday 9am- 4:30pm
Thursday 9am- 5pm

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