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Top tips for academic job interviews-Live video Hangout

To help improve your job interview performance and give you the best chance of securing your ideal academic role, is running a free 60-minute live online video event to help you be fully prepared and primed to succeed. Click here to register.

Interviews can be nerve-racking experiences. Academic job interviews in particular can be all-day events which usually involve a panel interview of three or more people and a lecture or presentation to future colleagues. You may have great teaching and research experience, but how can you persuade them you are the right person for the job? How detailed should your teaching and learning strategies be? How can you convey your administration experience? What should your 5-10 year research plan include?

This 60-minute live online video event is open to anyone and is completely free of charge. Register your place now.

When: Thursday 12 June
Time: 1pm (BST)
Length: 60 minutes


What is a Google Hangout? Google+ Hangouts on Air are live online video events of Q&A sessions with a group of expert panellists. As the video is streaming live online you will be able to watch and gain real insights, top tips and also have an opportunity to get involved in the conversation.

Get involved...

Contact them now via email to ask a question and they will put as many topics/questions as possible to the panel on the day.

Use the #jobsQ hashtag at the start of your question…

You can send in questions any time before the Hangout and also live during the video streaming.

The Big Screen in the Piazza will also be broadcasting the event live, so come along to the Piazza to watch at 1pm on Thursday 12 June.