|Introduction to Career Planning - Day 1||2020-12-10 09:00 - 17:00 (Thu)||Online||Sigurdardottir, Dagmar|
|Introduction to Career Planning - Day 2||2020-12-11 09:00 - 17:00 (Fri)||Online||Sigurdardottir, Dagmar|
After years of academic training, it is hard to imagine what life in the working world would be like and which career might be a good fit. This workshop will quick-start your journey towards your next career step by helping you assess what skills you already have, explore what you are looking for in a job and determine what the professional world has to offer.
The following topics are covered in brief presentations, exercises and discussions:
- What a Bioscience PhD is worth in the non-academic world
- Your professional strengths and personal preferences
- Your career vision
- Reality check – what are jobs really like
- Your next steps
This workshop can be used to fulfill the requirement for participation in the Application Skills workshop.
About the tutor:
Dagmar Sigurdardottir is the coordinator of the Tuebingen International PhD Program at the MPI for Developmental Biology.