Workshop Career Development for PhD Candidates

Course date: 22 May 2020 - 22 May 2020
Location: Erasmus MC, Ae-4.06

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Workshop Career Development for PhD Candidates


Did you know over 90% of all PhDs eventually have to find a job outside academia? 
Dr. Geertje Janssen (‘People in Science’ advisers) will provide an interactive afternoon to help you kick-start your career after your PhD. She will talk about career options outside academia, the value of your PhD and how to increase your employ ability. 
Receive tips and develop new skills in practical assignments. All insights are validated by current recruitment procedures and job market trends.
The event starts at 12:00, around 13.00 a lunch and ends at 17:00 with drinks. There will be plenty room for questions. We will ask you to make a CV before the start of the workshop, and to take a hard copy with you to the workshop. 
There are 18 places available, so secure your place and register a.s.a.p.
We look forward to seeing you!

Audience and participation
PhD Candidates

Dr. Geertje Janssen

Date, Time & Location
Friday 22 May: 12.00-17.00, Ae-4.06

12:00 – 13:00 Welcome / Intro / Out-line / Goals
13:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:05 Talk: Managing your employability
What can you do today to be valued as "high-potential” or "top talent” and ensure plenty career possibilities?

14:05 – 14:15 Group assignment with CVs: Avoid Data Dump
14:15 – 14:45 Introduction to Practical Part
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 - 16:30 Practical Assignment: Identify and promote your expertise
Practical Assignment in groups: Communicating your skills and competences

16:30 – 16.50 Short introduction of the experiences by two ‘champions’ who stepped over to a a job outside academia

16:50 – 17:00 Closing / Take home messages
17:00  Drinks

Full participation is  0,15 ECTS.


Course fees 
For non-commercial participants the course fee  €100/day

General information
Financial regulation of the Postgraduate School MolMed, from January 1st 2020, the following financial rules apply, but they may differ per course still. Look at the course fee of each course to be sure which discounts are really applied:
• Non-commercial course, symposium or workshop fee: €200/day, €750/week
• Participants of the postgraduate school MolMed: discount of 100%
• However, the Personal Leadership course and the workshops Photoshop/Illustrator/Indesign have to be paid from the ‘personal budget’ of employees, MolMed members and PhD students included. So they will receive an invoice from us which you have to pay and which will be reimbursed by your Department. When you will pay from your personal budget you need to provide us your home address details for the invoice. 
If there is no personal budget left, the MM-members get a discount of 100%.
• PhD students and Master’s students, regardless of institution: discount of 50%.
•The course fees of research master’s students will be paid by their master program at rate of €100/ECTS. For not I&I master students: please inform your master program in advance whether they agree to pay.
•Master’s students who are paying the fee from their private budget: discount of 75%. When you will pay from your personal budget you need to provide us your home address details for the invoice.
•However, 2 courses in statistics are paid centrally by the Dept. of Research policy for all PhD students from Erasmus MC! These are R and the SPSS course. So for Erasmus MC PhD students, these courses are always free, provided you are officially registered as a PhD student.
There is one fee for the entire course. There is no reduction for partial participation.
Commercial participants, companies & sponsors are invited to inquire about commercial tuition fees and about sponsoring.
All invoices will be sent by email to the mail address that you filled in upon registration. If this address is not correct we use your Erasmus MC address.

Those who register for a course, symposium or workshop agree with these financial conditions.

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