Training and activities

In this section, we aim to highlight upcoming training and activities that are taking place around campus that we think might be of particular interest for both PhDs and Postdocs.

Evolving schedule for 2017-18

In this section, we aim to highlight upcoming training and activities that are taking place around campus that we think might be of particular interest for both PhDs and Postdocs. As well as the list here - do keep an eye on the:

Date Time Title Type Provider
Thursday 3 May 12:45pm – 2:15pm

Your career in HE: the UK funding landscape

(e-mail SuRSA for details and to register)

SuRSA Seminar  ECC @ the Surrey Research Staff Association
Wednesday 16 May 12:45pm – 1:45pm Analysing Adverts Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Thursday 17 May 12:30pm – 1:30pm Crafting CVs Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Monday 21 May 12:30pm – 1:30pm Cover Letters Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Monday 4 June 12:15pm – 1:45pm

Why failing can be good for your future career

(e-mail SuRSA for details and to register)

SuRSA Seminar ECC @ the Surrey Research Staff Association
Monday 4 June 2pm – 4pm Identifying Career Options ECC Workshop ECC @ the RDP
Tuesday 5 June 12:30pm – 1:30pm Creating STAR stories Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Monday 11 June 2pm – 4pm Interviews – How to prepare and Impress ECC Workshop ECC @ the RDP
Monday 18 June 12:30pm – 1:30pm Analysing Adverts Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Tuesday 19 June 12:30pm – 1:30pm Creating STAR stories Powerhour ECC @ the RDP
Wednesday 20 June 12:15pm – 1:45pm Creating your application pack Powerhour PLUS ECC @ the RDP
Monday 2 July 12:15pm – 13:45pm

TBD – based on your requests

(e-mail SuRSA for details and to register)

SuRSA Seminar  ECC @ the Surrey Research Staff Association
Monday 9 July 2pm – 4pm Identifying Career Options ECC Workshop ECC @ the RDP

Past events

Date Time Title Type Provider
 Wednesday 14 March 12:30pm – 4pm Demystifying Project Management SuRSA Seminar ECC @ the Surrey Research Staff Association

 

Date Time Title Theme Type Provider

December

Monday 04 12:30-13:30 STAR stories Image removed. Image removed. ECC @ the RDP
Wednesday 06 17:30-19:00 Money, Money, Money! Image removed. Enterprise Skills Ladder Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Wednesday 06 17:30-20:00 From Research to Innovation Image removed. Surrey Researcher Entrepreneurs RDP @ the Engineering for Health Building
Thursday 07 TBC - evening TBC Image removed. Image removed. ECC
Monday 11 12:30-13:30 Crafting CVs Image removed. Image removed. ECC @ the RDP
Monday 18 12:30-13:30 Cover Letters Image removed. Image removed. ECC @ the RDP
Day Date Time Title Theme Type Provider

November

Wednesday 01 17:30-19:00 All About You! Image removed. Enterprise Skills Ladder Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Thursday 02 TBC - evening TBD Image removed. Image removed. ECC
Monday 06 12:45-13:45 Analysing Adverts Image removed. Image removed. ECC @ the RDP
Wednesday 08 17:30-19:00 Life's a pitch Image removed. Enterprise Skills Ladder Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Thursday 09 12:30-13:30 Planning Ahead: Life Inside and Outside the University Image removed.   ECC @ SuRSA in the Researcher Zone
Tuesday 21 14:00-16:00 Interviews - how to prepare and impress Image removed. Image removed. ECC @ the RDP
Wednesday 22 17:30-19:00  Keeping your customers happy Image removed.  Enterprise Skills Ladder   Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
 Tuesday  28  10:00-12:00  Career Options Image removed.   Image removed.  ECC @ the RDP
 Wednesday  29  17:30-19:00  Business Communication Skills  Image removed. Enterprise Skills Ladder   Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
 Thursday  30   Enterprise Bytes: Learn about Tier 1 Entrepreneurship Scheme  Image removed.    Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Day Date Time Title Theme Type Provider

October

Monday 02 12:30-13:30 STAR stories Image removed. Image removed.

 ECC @ the RDP

Thursday 05

TBC - evening

 TBD Image removed. Image removed.  ECC
Wednesday 11   UoS Career and Placement Fair Image removed.    ECC

Weekend

13, 14, 15  

3 day start-up

Image removed. Image removed. Student Enterprise & SEPNet @ University of Exeter

Monday

16 12:30-13:30

Crafting CVs

Image removed.  Image removed.   ECC @ the RDP
Wednesday  18 17:30-19:00  The Art of Public Speaking Image removed. Enterprise Skills Ladder Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Monday  23  12:30-13:30 Cover Letters  Image removed. Image removed.   ECC @ the RDP
 Wednesday  25  17:30-19:00 Idea Generation  Image removed.   Enterprise Skills Ladder  Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
  Thursday  26     Enterprise Bytes: Learn about Business Model Canvas  Image removed.     Student Enterprise @ Innovation Cube
Day Date Time Title Theme Type Provider

September

Thursday 14 12:30-13:30 Analysing Adverts

ECC @ the RDP

Friday 22   Deadline to apply for 3 day start up - happening October 13-15      

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Employability and Careers Centre
Philip Marchant Building
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH