Post-Academic Career Finding For Postdoctoral Researchers

EPDA is happy to open the registration for a workshop Post-Academic Career Finding For Postdoctoral Researchers.This workshop is for academic professionals interested in transitioning into a post-academic career. Participants will learn how to identity and effectively communicate their unique skills (both hard skills and soft skills). They will be introduced to what options are out there for their unique skill set, and they will be encouraged to ‘think outside the box’ and design unique career opportunities for themselves. Participants will also get vital inputs on how to write a non-academic CV and cover letter. How to network and how to successfully prepare and engage in a job interview. Participants will be given tips for how to crack the job market. The workshop is comprised of a mix of hands-on exercises, group discussions.

Workshop Length:
• Four 3.5 hour blocks
• Voluntary follow-up Q & A (60 min) 1-2 weeks after the workshop ends.

Payment: free of charge, however, a fully-refundable deposit of 100 CHF is required. After you fill out the registration form, we will contact you with the payment details. If you have any questions, please write to [email protected]