Tag: Life after PhD

Careers for life science PhDs

I have recently updated my previous post about career opportunities for recent or prospective graduates from the life sciences. The list now includes updates on the previous job choices but also a selection of new jobs, based on what I’ve learnt over the past years. I hope you will find it useful and please do …

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After your PhD: What job options are out there?

Following on from the previous article, there are many things PhD students learn to be good at. Obviously it’s easiest to stay in the field and setting you’ve already been trained in, which means you apply for a post-doc position with focus on your preferred field of research. But for all those who don’t perceive academia as a …

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Making the right move after your PhD

Today I’ve submitted the final corrections for my thesis. It’s been the last step on a long journey towards the doctoral degree. And what a journey it has been! Looking back I am extremely grateful and glad that I had the chance to go through with it, despite numerous obstacles and doubts on the way, which, I …

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