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PhD careers: the options

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10:00 – 16:30 19 Oct 2016
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Hallam Conference Centre, 44 Hallam St, London W1W 6JJ

Speakers: Professor Jon Butterworth, University College London

The Institute of Physics, STFC and RAS are organising a special careers event for STFC-funded early career researchers. This event will give an insight into the broad range of career paths open to STFC PhD-holders.

Click here to book now: https://www.iopconferences.org/iop/981/home

This event aims to help, inspire and motivate you to explore the careers options open to you in a welcoming and friendly environment. You will hear from a range of speakers, all holders of PhDs in nuclear physics, astronomy or particle physics, who have gone on to pursue interesting, successful careers in diverse areas – both in and outside academia.

The well-known particle physicists Professor Jon Butterworth will provide the keynote address and there will then be parallel sessions throughout the day, featuring speakers from the worlds of finance, government, management consultancy, academia, technology development and data science. You will be asked to choose which sessions to attend.

Vishanti Fox, careers and cpd manager, will deliver a presentation on CV and interview skills.

Speakers include:
Bruce Sibthorpe, Airbus (technology development)
Adam Nichols, Office for Nuclear Regulation
Nicky Agius, Home Office (operational research)
Debbie Morgan, Debbie Morgan Consulting Ltd (management consulting)
Phil Rosenberg, School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds
Simon Badger, School of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Edinburgh
Susan Vu, Reinsurance Group of America (finance sector)
Adam Davison, The Economist (data science)

This event is free to attend, but you will be required to pay a £30 registration fee which will be reimbursed on attending this event. Travel expenses will be reimbursed by STFC and you will be given a claim form on the day.

Click here to book now: https://www.iopconferences.org/iop/981/home

Event type: Event
Sponsored by: IOP, STFC & RAS
Organised by: Vishanti Fox
Contact details: vishanti.fox@iop.org
+44 0207 470 4906

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10:00 – 16:30 19 Oct 2016
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