Research: Career planning and development

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A number of self-study courses related to career planning and professional development are available at Oxford. They include the following modules:

You may also find the following resources of interest:

  • Apprise - created to support PhD researchers in their academic and professional development
  • Vitae - "national organisation championing the personal, professional and career development of doctoral researchers and research staff"
  • The Doctorate - A collection of stories about the experience of working for a doctorate

And finally... some lighter reading: Piled Higher & Deeper: Life (or the lack thereof) in Academia - a comic strip by Jorge Cham