Early Career Researchers Workshop
On 30 April 2020 Digital Creativity Labs is hosting a half day Early Career Researchers (ECR) workshop.
The online workshop will take place between 12.00 pm and 4:00 pm and is open to DC Labs affiliated postdoctoral research assistants (PDRAs) and PhD students in their write-up year.
Learn what career options exist: fellowships, named positions on grants, lectureships
Identify which options best suit you
Learn how to best prepare for these options
Learn what resources the University of York offers to support your career development
12:00-12:25 – Introduction and welcome
Presentation: ECR career options and where to find out more about them
12.25-13.00 – University resources
Presentation: What resources does the University offer you for career development?
Coffee break (10 minutes)
13.00-13.50 – Fellowships
Presentation: Deep Dive Fellowships
Case study & Q&A: Applying for a Leverhulme fellowship
Mindmapping & Q&A: How to prepare for a fellowship?
Coffee Break (10 min)
13.50-14.40 – Lecturerships
Presentation: Presentation: Deep Dive Lecturerships
Case study & Q&A: Applying for and recruiting lecturers
Mindmapping & Q&A: How to prepare for a lecturership?
Coffee break (10 min)
14.40-15.05 - Grants
Presentation: Deep Dive grants with named investigators
Case study & Q&A: Writing grants
15.05-16.00 (Optional) EPSRC Fellowship Workshopping
We pick three sample pitches and CVs from volunteers. For each, the volunteer gives a five minute talk through their pitch and CV gaps. Facilitated by Sebastian Detarding, the group gives feedback on each pitch.
Limited places available – register your interest today.
Please email Jane Andrews to register your interest in participating in the workshop.
Jane will be in touch to advise if a place is available and to send details of preparatory work and joining instructions.