PhD & Postdoc Career Day, UCL - event & webstream

Get a clearer picture on your career path from an excellent and diverse range of professionals at this 1-day UCL career event aimed at PhD students and postdocs.

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Do you know your next career move? Stay in academia? Science communication? Clinical trial management?

Get a clearer picture at this 1-day UCL career event, aimed at PhD students and postdocs. A diverse range of speakers working in sectors including: charity, industry, academia, scientific writing, scientific management, IP development, policy. Find out about their career journey and how that relates to where you are now.

The sessions will also be available on a youtube webstream so anyone can access remotely. 

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Time: 9:30 - 17:00

Venue: 33 Queen Square, Queen Square Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG

Programme 

Time

Lecture title

Lecturer

9.30

Introduction

Mike Hanna & Helene Plun Favreau

9.45

Wellcome Policy Team

Millie Dearman

10.05

Director, Head of UK Open Innovation Eisai Limited

Peter Atkinson

10.25

Public Engagement Manager, Alzheimer's Research UK

Dr Katy Stubbs

10.50

Break (including meet the speaker time)

 

11.30

Nature Neuroscience Senior Editor

Rebecca Wright

11.50

Science communication 

Elodie Chabrol

12.10

Director of Scientific Affairs, UK DRI

Giovanna Lalli

12.30

Break (including meet the speaker time)

 

13.20

Lecturer

Patrick Lewis

13.40

Senior Research Fellow, Alzheimer's Research UK

Selina Wray

14.00

Clinical Academic

Rob Pitceathly

14.20

Break (including meet the speaker time)

 

15.00

Clinical Studies Manager 

Rhoda Castaneda

15.20

Intellectual Property Lawyer

Carol Roberts

15.40

Strategic Research Facilitator

Dr Melanie Bradnam

16.00

Break (including meet the speaker time)

 

17.00

Evening social event

          

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