Events

Please see below some recent professional development opportunities offered by the Office of Postdoctoral and Researcher Affairs: 

January 2021 - September 2021

  • Personal Pitching - by Emma Williams
  • How to Peer Review Manuscripts for Journals - by David Jones 
  • Making the Most of Your Postdoc -  by Imperial College London
  • Writing an Effective Scientific Research Article - by Dr. Umair bin Waheed
  • Interviews for Academic Jobs - by Imperial College London
  • Preparing Successful Fellowship Applications - by Imperial College London
  • Lectureship Applications: What you Need to Know to be Successful - by Imperial College London
  • Lectureship CVs: What You Need to be Working Towards Now to Succeed in 5 Years - by Imperial College London
  • Successful interview technique - by Sarah Blackford
  • Writing an effective CV and covering letter - by Sarah Blackford
  • Effective self-presentation for networking purposes - by Sarah Blackford
  • Career planning and making informed career choices - by Sarah Blackford
  • Higher Education Teaching Certificate - by Harvard University’s Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
  • Time Management for Postdocs - by Imperial College London
  • Discover your strengths workshop - by Sandra Katakalea - KAUST
  • Interviews for Jobs Outside Academia - by Imperial College London
  • Interviews for Academic Jobs - by Imperial College London
  • Writing an effective scientific research article - by Dr. Umair bin Waheed

January - December 2020

  • Higher Education Teaching Certificate - by Harvard University’s Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning
  • Resilience webinar- by Gillian Jones
  • Communicating with confidence - by Mark Vollans

 January - December 2019

  • Nature Masterclass - Scientific writing and publishing - by Alexandra Flemming
  • Mentoring, problem-solving and making decisions - by Mark Vollans
  • Communicating with confidence - by Mark Vollans
  • Successful career development - by Paul Mullan
  • Data reproducibility - by Dr. Ulf Tölch and Dr. Benjamin Schwessinger
  • Career stories and scientific publishing - by Dr. John Uhlrich and Dr. Stefan Hildebrandt, Wiley-VCH
  • Open science is better science - by Professor David Ketcheson, KAUST
  • Grant writing from a funding agency perspective - by Manus Ward, KAUST
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