Events for Researchers

The events listed below are either part of our bespoke researcher programme or sessions from our wider programme that will appeal to a researcher audience.

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Careers events

Michaelmas term events will be run  online (O)  and  in person (P) 

Whilst some sessions will take place online, more interactive events will take place in person at the Careers Service building at 56 Banbury Rd, OX2 6PA, unless otherwise specified. 

Week -1

29/09/2022  P  Applied Research in Finance (For DPhil & Postdocs), Careers Service  13:00 - 14:00
30/09/2022  O  What Can a Research Scientist Do for a Career if Not Academia? 11:00 - 12:00

Week 0

06/10/2022  P  Researchers @ the Oxford University Careers Fair (Pre-Fair Talk), Examination Schools 10:15 - 11:00
06/10/2022  P  Oxford University Careers Fair: The fair for all sectors, Examination Schools 11:00 - 15:00
07/10/2022  P  Researchers @ the Finance and Management Consultancy Fair (Pre-Fair Talk), Examination Schools 10:15 - 11:00
07/10/2022  P  Tailoring Applications for Finance and Management Consultancy Fair (Pre-Fair Talk), Examination Schools 10:30 - 11:00
07/10/2022  P  Finance and Management Consultancy Fair, Examination Schools 11:00 - 15:00

Week 1

Week 2

17/10/2022  O  Introduction to Science Careers Outside the Lab 13:00 - 14:00
20/10/2022  O  Improving Your Interview Technique 13:00 - 14:00
21/10/2022  O  Preparing for Online Recruitment Assessments 13:00 - 14:30
22/10/2022  P  Law Fair, Examination Schools 10:30-13:00

Week 3

26/10/2022  P  Effective CVs & Cover Letters for Researchers 09:30 - 12:30
26/10/2022  P  Careers in Computing Fair, Mathematical Institute 15:00 - 17:30

Week 4

03/11/2022  O  Introduction to Science Graduate Schemes 13:15 - 14:15
03/11/2022  P   O  Graduate Medicine Support Group 16:00 - 17:00
04/11/2022  O  How to tackle a Management Consultancy Case Study (Employer Led) 13:30 - 15:00

Week 5

Week 6

15/11/2022  P  Jobs for Mathematicians Fair, Mathematical Institute 16:00 - 18:00
17/11/2022  P   O  Developing Resilience Now and for the Future 14:00 - 15:00
18/11/2022  O  Insight into Academia: Should I do a Postdoc? 13:00 - 14:00

Week 7

Week 8

28/11/2022  O  Using Social Media to Enhance Your Career Prospects 13:00 - 14:00
29/11/2022  P  Interview & Presentation Skills for Researchers 13:30 - 16:30
30/11/2022  O  Insight into Pharma/Biotech 12:45 - 14:00
01/12/2022  P  Securing an Internship as a Postgraduate Student or a Researcher 13:00 - 14:00


For more careers and employability events run by the Oxford University Careers Service, browse the wider Careers Service Term Planner >>

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