It is important to start thinking about your future career in the second year of your PhD project. This course will discuss the various paths in and outside academia and will show you how to be prepared when you graduate.
|Course dates||TBA Spring 2019|
|No. of participants||max 15|
Many PhD researchers in the humanities hope to pursue an academic career, while others aim at a career outside of academia. This course provides information about academic and non-academic careers. About their requirements, and about what it takes to prepare for an effective job search. The course consists of four workshops - two about building an academic career and two about career orientation for non-academic jobs.
A career outside of academia
The academic career
In order to complete this course successfully, you will have work on your own CVs, both academic and non-academic, update your LinkedIn page and prepare letters of application.
Part 1: Mervyn Nankoe (ProActief UvA)
Part 2: Helmer Helmers (University of Amsterdam)