Moving to a Non-Academic Career (for Research Staff)

Are you interested in exploring alternatives to the academic career path? This workshop is for you. You will:

learn about the benefits of working outside academia and hear from recruiters from other sectors;
find out how you can apply your expertise in research in a different environment and the other skills they are looking for and how you can develop these whilst at the University;
hear about a range of non-academic recruitment processes and how to approach different employers

This event is run jointly by MPLS Division and the Careers Service, and is for research staff only.

If you are an MPLS research staff member, please sign up via the Divisional training site ( If you are in Humanities, Social Sciences or Medical Sciences divisions, please sign up via CareerConnect. Note that registration data for this workshop will be shared with MPLS Training team.

Coming Up in Trinity Term Career Design and Development (DPhils and research staff)

A series of three short workshops to support you in taking active steps to further your career within or beyond academia. Following last term’s successful pilot, we will offer this series to DPhil students and research staff in Banbury Road after Easter. For more details, check from mid Hilary term.