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Après le doctorat, la poursuite de carrière des docteurs dans les secteurs académiques et non-académiques. Témoignages, conseils, études... - PhDs career inside and outside academia
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[Madagascar] Enseignement supérieur - Les doctorants poussés à l'entrepreneuriat

De jeunes chercheurs malgaches, préparant leur doctorat et qui poursuivent des formations en Europe, ont participé à la conférence des jeunes chercheurs africains qui s’est tenue à Toulouse, le 6 juillet. On y a vu la participation de deux cent cinquante doctorants et post-doctorants africains. Le débat sur l’avenir et le développement de la science …
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What It’s Like to Search for Jobs Outside Academe

What It’s Like to Search for Jobs Outside Academe | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Nonacademic hiring is very different from what a Ph.D. is used to, and there’s no shame in recognizing that you find it challenging and even infuriating. (...) - The Chronicle of Higher Education, by Erin Bartram, 2018/07/09

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PhD Networking: How to Talk About Yourself When You Leave Academia

PhD Networking: How to Talk About Yourself When You Leave Academia | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

PhD networking is about getting people excited about you, not feeling sorry for you! It’s important for you to go back to what makes you special and unique. (...) - Academic EQ, 2018/06/30

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What Actually Happens After the Interviews Are Over? And Who Decides?

What Actually Happens After the Interviews Are Over? And Who Decides? | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Here’s why you should always assume that everyone you meet on a campus visit may have a say in who gets the job. (...)- The Chronicle of Higher Education, by Karen Kelsky, 26/06/2018

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What should you get from being a postdoc?

What should you get from being a postdoc? | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
And what should you look for when finding a postdoc position?

You are coming towards the end of your PhD – so what next? There are many options open to you; one obvious one is to apply for a postdoc position. You should think carefully about what you want to do and not just pursue this through inertia. I have supervised many engineering PhDs and some postdocs in my 32 years as an academic. As Head of University College London’s Doctoral School, I oversee the environment and policy for 6000 doctoral candidates and 3200 postdocs. (...) - Naturejobs Blog, by David Bogle, 2018/06/25
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An alt-ac Ph.D. shares her views on dropping out of academe (opinion)

An alt-ac Ph.D. shares her views on dropping out of academe (opinion) | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Jennifer Moon shares her reflections on quit lit and the academic draft -- and how she has no regrets about leaving higher ed after gaining her Ph.D. (....) - Inside Higher Ed, by Jennifer Moon, 2018/06/13

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Ways that advisers can better inform Ph.D. students on careers today (opinion)

Ways that advisers can better inform Ph.D. students on careers today (opinion) | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

James M. Van Wyck offers some specific advice on how they can help their Ph.D. mentees. (....) - Inside Higher Ed, by James M Van Wyck, 2018/06/11

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Does a PhD actually make a difference in a non-academic work environment?

Does a PhD actually make a difference in a non-academic work environment? | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

The degree will probably not get you the job, but hiring managers will recognize that you have critical thinking and project management skills, says one panelist. (...) - University Affairs, by Jennifer Polk, 2018/06/07

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More to science: working as a Research Funding Manager

More to science: working as a Research Funding Manager | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
There’s more to science than being a scientist! Next in our ‘Science > Careers’ series Anne Helme explains more about the path that led to her role as Research Funding Manager at Cancer Research UK. (...) - Naturejobs Blog, by Jack Leeming, 2018/05/25
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Advice for Ph.D.s struggling to find their values and voice after leaving academe (opinion)

Advice for Ph.D.s struggling to find their values and voice after leaving academe (opinion) | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood give advice for Ph.D.s struggling to find their values and their voice after leaving the academy. (...) - Inside Higher Ed, by Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood, 2018/05/02

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From science to data science: How do I best move to industry as a PhD or Postdoc?

From science to data science: How do I best move to industry as a PhD or Postdoc? | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

I have accompanied quite a few PhD students and postdocs in the transition to a job in industry. Even at a later stage – that is a PhD of 5 years and more – this career change is typically manageable in a few months. Demand for new talent in the fields of data science and artificial intelligence (AI) is increasing, particularly also for highly numerate PhD students with experience in handling numbers, images, text, and speech; and prior experience in using Python, R, and/or SQL. (...) - Neuromag, by Chris Armbruster, 2018/04/17

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Career advice: how to transition from PhD student to senior lecturer

Career advice: how to transition from PhD student to senior lecturer | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Publish before your viva, distinguish opportunities from time-drains and have a strong online profile, says Helen Coleman (...) - THE News, 2018/04/04

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What jobs does a PhD qualify me for?

A PhD does not qualify you for many jobs - but you are well-qualified nonetheless! (...) Jobs on Toast, by Chris Humphrey, 2018/04/02

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Universities should help junior researchers broaden their career prospects

European association advises members to prepare graduate students and postdocs for range of non-academic roles. (...) - Nature 559, 293 (2018)

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Les scientifiques feraient de meilleurs startuppers

Les scientifiques feraient de meilleurs startuppers | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Quel profil pour lancer sa startup : entrepreneur ou scientifique ?


Alors que l’on entend dire que pour lancer sa boîte, il faut plutôt un état d’esprit qu’un gros diplôme, certains réfutent. C’est le cas de la doctoresse Anna Powers, qui explique pourquoi pour créer son entreprise mieux vaut avoir un doctorat en sciences. Alors que l’on entend dire que pour lancer sa boîte, il faut plutôt un état d’esprit qu’un gros diplôme, certains réfutent. C’est le cas de la doctoresse Anna Powers, qui explique pourquoi pour créer son entreprise mieux vaut avoir un doctorat en sciences. (...) - L'ADN, par Mélanie Roosen, 04/07/2018

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How could universities and funders improve the situation for postdoctoral scientists?

How could universities and funders improve the situation for postdoctoral scientists? | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
What the research system needs to be doing to improve the world that postdocs face (...) - Naturejobs Blog, by Jack Leeming, 2018/06/27
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Why a career-planning tool may not help as much as it’s meant to

Why a career-planning tool may not help as much as it’s meant to | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
A survey suggests that junior researchers need guidance to properly maximise the value of a recommended training plan. (....) - Naturejobs Blog, by Chris Woolston, 2018/06/26
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How a hobby can boost researchers’ productivity and creativity

How a hobby can boost researchers’ productivity and creativity | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

A regular pastime can ease mental stress, improve work–life balance and help scientists to reach innovative solutions in their work. (...) - Nature, by Julia Rosen, 2018/06/18

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Des sénateurs veulent sanctionner pénalement les bloqueurs dans les universités

Des sénateurs veulent sanctionner pénalement les bloqueurs dans les universités | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Après les blocages d’un certain nombre d’universités, dans le cadre de la mobilisation contre la loi Orientation et Réussite, 52 sénateurs du groupe Les Républicains et Union Centriste déposent une proposition de loi pour sanctionner les bloqueurs. (..) - Public Sénat, par Yann Quercia, 12/06/2018

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Why a new lab can be a valuable destination for postdocs and graduate students

Why a new lab can be a valuable destination for postdocs and graduate students | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Space, freedom and the opportunity to establish one’s own system are among the highlights for junior researchers. (...) - Nature, by Chris Woolston, 2018/06/11

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How product management could be a route out of academia for PhDs and postdocs :

How product management could be a route out of academia for PhDs and postdocs : | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
This job makes great use of a scientific skill set and is criminally underrated, says Issa Moody. (...) Naturejobs Blog, by Jack Leeming, 2018/06/06
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How to stay motivated during your job search

How to stay motivated during your job search | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Perhaps you’re nearing the end of your PhD, or are looking to challenge yourself and make your next career move. Motivated by thoughts of your dream position and keen to put your knowledge and strengths to use, your job search gets off to a positive start. But as the weeks go on, you can find yourself with no job offer, dipping morale and a daily struggle to maintain that early enthusiasm. To combat this I’ve put together my top tips to help ensure you remain motivated during your job search! (...) - jobs.ac.uk, by Kristy Qualtrough, 2018/05/14

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How Ph.D. students can find jobs outside academe appropriate to their discipline (opinion)

How Ph.D. students can find jobs outside academe appropriate to their discipline (opinion) | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Skills and knowledge gained from relevant work experience -- and not credentials -- are what will open doors and create opportunities for graduate degree holders, write Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood. (...) - Inside Higher Ed, by Jennifer Polk and L. Maren Wood, 2018/02/14

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Why Your Advice for Ph.D.s Leaving Academe Might Be Making Things Worse

Why Your Advice for Ph.D.s Leaving Academe Might Be Making Things Worse | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it

Tips for the advice-givers on how to be helpful when your protégé leaves academe to pursue a nonfaculty career. (...) - Chronicle, by Erin Bartram, 2018/04/08

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The cost of your biomedical research career

The cost of your biomedical research career | Poursuite de carrière des docteurs - PhDs career | Scoop.it
The current postdoctoral career structure benefits the biomedical research system, but not necessarily early career researchers, says Vicky Sherwood. (...) - Naturejobs Blog, by David Payne, 2018/04/03
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