City Graduate School
  1. City Graduate School
  2. Researcher development
  3. 2015/16 Spring Graduate School
  4. Careers in Academia
  1. Researcher development
  2. 2015/16 Spring Graduate School
  3. Careers in Academia
City Graduate School

Careers in Academia and Transferable Skills

Careers in Academia

This event was aimed at students intending to work in academia following the completion of their doctorate. It aimed to give research students the chance to get an insight into the realities of an academic career and what it takes to succeed in this field. It was designed to support researchers in making career choices and in deciding whether a career in academia was the right career path.

Confirmed panellists:

  • Dr Bhaven Patel, Lecturer, London Metropolitan University
  • Dr Tina Ramkalawan, Senior Graduate School Tutor & University Lead for Research Staff Development, Brunel Graduate School
  • Dr Bruno Lebon, Research Fellow at the University of Greenwich (Mathematical Sciences department)
  • Professor Sarah Stallebrass, Professor of Soil Mechanics, Head of the Department of Civil Engineering, City, University of London
  • Dr Ioana Lupu, Marie Curie Senior Research Fellow, Cass Business School
  • Dr Marco Placidi, Research Fellow in the field of fluid dynamics, SMCSE, City, University of London

Watch this short video to listen to listen to some of the attendees comment on the event.