Academic Application and Interview Skills for Research Staff & DPhils
Do you want advice on how to prepare academic applications and to improve your interview skills? This workshop, designed specifically for University of Oxford researchers, is for you.
This interactive course will equip you with the skills to maximise your chances of getting academic employment. Emphasis will be given to understanding the processes which universities use to select staff and the importance of tailoring CVs, applications, research and teaching statements accordingly. We will discuss and practice the skills required for effective performance at interview; preparation, self-presentation and how to deal with typical academic interview questions.
Date: 15 May 2018, 13:00 (Tuesday, 4th week, Trinity 2018)
Venue: Career Service
Speakers: Dr Rebecca Ehata (Oxford University Careers Service), Dr Rachel Bray (Oxford University Careers Service)
Organising department: Careers Service
Organisers: Dr Rebecca Ehata (Oxford University Careers Service), Dr Rachel Bray (Oxford University Careers Service)
Organiser contact email address: courses@careers.ox.ac.uk
Topics: Career changes, Interviews--Technique, Applications for positions, Career development--Study and teaching, Résumés (Employment), Career development, Doctoral students
Booking required?: Required
Booking url: https://oxford.targetconnect.net/leap/event.html?id=11643&service=Careers+Service
Booking email: courses@careers.ox.ac.uk
Audience: Members of the University only
Editor: Lili Pickett-Palmer