Course Details

Developing Effective Academic Interview Skills

Event Description




Day 1: 20 March 2018

Time: 9.30 am – 1.00 pm


Day 2 - (Mock Interview): 26 March 2018

You will be required to attend for one hour on Day 2, which will consist of a mock interview with feedback.



This programe is designed to help prepare early career research staff to confidently perform at academic interviews.  Practice is a very important element in learning to develop effective academic interview skills.  The programe starts with a workshop on ‘Developing effective academic interview skills’ designed to make you aware of common questions you can be asked in academic interview setting, providing you with a structure you can use to answer these question and giving you a safe shared environment where you will start applying the lessons learnt.

This workshop will be followed by a Mock interview taking place on 26 March 2018.  The interview will last for 30 minutes after which you will be provided with specific feedback from the interview panel on your performance.  You will be allocated a one-hour slot between 9.00 am and 4.00 pm on this date for the mock interview.

Booking Information


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New Course: Yes
Course Type(s): Research and Enterprise Skills
Staff Categories: Research
Keywords: Interview, Interview Skills, Career Development, Practice

Course Contact Details

Name: Organisational Development
Telephone: 5381