Vitae will be holding a day-long workshop on ‘Advancing in Academia’ for research staff throughout the UK here in Manchester on March 29th 2010. Although you will have to pay a refundable £25 booking fee, the event itself is FREE and, since it’s being held here in Manchester, you won’t even need to find travel expenses!
The event will enable you to:
- review the current higher education environment
- meet with successful academics from a range of disciplines to hear how they advanced their academic career
- understand the balance required between skills, achievements and building your professional profile
- review where you are in your career, where you want to be and how to get there
- ask questions that you’ve always wanted to but weren’t sure who to ask network with fellow researchers
- develop an action plan to strategically manage your career.
For more information, and to book your place, go to: http://www.vitae.ac.uk/aia2010