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Future Ready - Employer Engagement Event

November 24, 2020
Microsoft Teams
10:00 - 13:00

The Graduate School and the Postdoctoral Development Centre at QUB are hosting an online employer engagement event where doctoral students and post-doctoral staff will have an opportunity to network and interact with a range of potential employers.

Representatives from both academic and non-academic backgrounds will discuss what employers need from researchers today and how academics can transfer their skills to non-academic work environments.

In previous years employers confirmed have included:

• Citi
• AquaQAnalytics
• Allstate
• Vanrath
• Start 360

*Students who attend all twelve virtual workshops (below), equivalent to six full days of training, integral to the Future Ready Programme the academic year 2020 – 2021 will be eligible for the Researcher Plus award.

·         Your Academic Cover Letter: 29/09/20

·         Your Non-Academic Cover Letter: 13/10/20

·         Your Academic CV: 06/10/20

·         Your Non-Academic CV: 20/10/20

·         Succeeding in Academic Interviews: 27/10/20

·         Succeeding in Non-Academic Interviews: 03/11/20

·         Writing Effective Funding Proposals:10/11/20

·         How to Find a Job:17/11/20

·         Employer Engagement Event: 24/11/20

·         Commercialising Your Research: 26/11/20

·         Tomorrow’s Leaders, Today 12/11/20

·         Project Management and Your Research: 29/10/20