A one day workshop that provides Research Active staff in academia with a day of active reflection and discussion on a wide range of issues that face staff in the management of their careers. The workshop provides an opportunity to examine existing skills, networks and preferences so that they can effectively progress their career. This workshop is a collaborative workshop development by Vitae & UKRC (UK Research Councils) which has been adapted for Warwick Research Active Staff.
Who should attend?
Research Active Staff (Research, Academic or Teaching terms & conditions).
We do not accept applications from postgraduates or research students. Students should refer to the Student Career and Skills website for details of workshops designed specifically to meet their needs.
The workshop enables Research Active Staff to:
- Assess your current capabilities and identify areas for personal development
- Understand how to market yourself through a CV
- Consider the work-life balance & how this can be achieved
- Consider the need for profile raising and reputation building
- Hold confident conversations around ambitions and goals
- Make new contacts and practice networking
- Set some personal goals
Please bring a copy of your academic CV and a 2 page resume/summary CV
Feedback from previous Managing your Research/Academic Career Attendees
Feedback from May 2018 Cohort (Including responses from LDC)
Feedback from November 2017 Cohort (including responses from LDC)
if you would like to register your interest in future events please use the links below
TBA (Academic Year 2018/19)
Managing your Research and Academic Career
Resource Bank Page
Sandy Sparks Sandra.firstname.lastname@example.org Learning and Development Centre.
Jane Cooper, email@example.com
Learning Development Centre Ext: 24893