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Careers guide for doctoral supervisors

For doctoral supervisors: a guide to supporting the career development of doctoral researchers.

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Careers guide for managers of research staff

For Principal Investigators: a guide to supporting the career development of your research staff.

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How to get a postdoc

Many doctoral researchers consider a postdoc to be the obvious next step after completing a PhD, but are you as informed as you need to be about what a postdoc involves and how to get one? This guide will help you think through whether a postdoc is right for you, give advice on finding out more and help you develop effective strategies for finding positions and marketing yourself in CVs and interviews.

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Just got your PhD?

If you've recently come to the end of your PhD and are wondering about next steps, take a look at our helpsheet.

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