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CIVICA Doctoral Conference: How to Prepare Yourself for the Academic Job Market

Wednesday, November 15, 2023, 3:30 pm – Friday, November 17, 2023, 1:15 pm

This conference offers PhD researchers from the ten CIVICA member universities the opportunity to prepare themselves for the academic job market. It will involve feedback sessions and hands-on academic practice training workshops for PhD researchers from any discipline who seek an academic career.  

The conference will include sessions and workshops on the following topics, among others:

  • How to write a powerful cover letter
  • How to develop an effective research proposal for postdoc applications
  • How to give a persuasive presentation on your research in a job talk
  • How to do job interviews

All sessions and workshops will be run by experts and faculty members from the CIVICA partner institutions. 

View the full program here.

*This event will be livestreamed.