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The Clinical School is pleased to announce this year's career development course for women preparing to embark on independence in their research career. The course consists of five lunchtime workshops offering career development advice and is cohort-based to provide peer support.


12th October – Career Anchors – Seminar Room 19
What would you not give up in a career? Status, doing something useful, autonomy? In groups we will explore what motivates us most.


26th October – Marketing Yourself – Seminar Room 18
How to write CVs, grant, and fellowship applications. When is the right time to apply?


9th November – CV Clinic – Seminar Room 18
Experts will review your CV in one-on-one sessions while the group explores how to answer the question “What do you do?”


23rd November – The 3 Cs: Career Choices, Confidence and Canny Negotiation – Seminar Room 19
Session with guest presenter Dr Vivien Hodges, packed with tips for your future career.


7th December – Strengthening Wings – Seminar Room 20
How and where to find training and support if you need it, My Family Care, and Q&A.


All sessions will be from 12-2pm
Bring your own lunch – Coffee and Cake will be provided!


The course is facilitated by Dr Tennie Videler. Tennie has experience of supporting the career development of academic researchers within a specialist careers organisation. She is currently coordinator for the Public Health@Cambridge network.


Please note: Spaces are limited so if you sign up you are required to attend all five sessions please.

You may need approval from your line manager to attend.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Vicky; vs351@medschl.cam.ac.uk


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