‘How my PhD led me to become a Subject Matter Expert’, 23 May 2- 3pm
Dr Roy Grafton, PhD Liverpool
As a PhD researcher, you will develop a considerable knowledge in your area and learn how to use and apply this knowledge. These skills can be valuable in the business world, particularly in areas of science, IT and healthcare and can help you move towards career in these areas of consultancy. To become a successful ‘subject matter’ expert, you will need to enhance the skills gained from your research with a variety of additional, business skills.
To learn more, come to hear the experience of Dr Roy Grafton, who will present an outline of his own career, starting out from his PhD in Liverpool to today working as a consultant for a leading IT management consultancy. In this session, he will also offer an interactive look at different types of career opportunities, career aspirations and most importantly job satisfaction.
Register at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-my-phd-led-me-to-become-a-subject-matter-expert-registration-58988874311
Part of ‘Making an Impact Week‘
PGR ‘Career Ready’ Bootcamp and 1:1 Coaching/Career Clinics
Following this talk, you may want to follow the session up with further preparation for your career. The LDC Development programme has two upcoming opportunities:
PGR ‘Career Ready’ Bootcamp Thurs, 13 June 2019, 09:15 – 16:00
1:1 Coaching/Career Clinics – For more details of this provision, see our earlier blog at https://pgrnews.liverpool.ac.uk/?p=3554
Full programme: LDC development programme