Researchers Conference (Employees only)

Join your colleagues on the 16th March 2017 at the Department of Engineering’s free Researchers Conference to develop your professional skills and learn about future developments within the Department.
When Mar 16, 2017
from 12:00 PM to 05:30 PM
Where St Anne's College
Contact Name
Contact Phone 01865 617706
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Researchers Conference


This half-day event is designed to maximise your opportunity to network with colleagues working in Research whilst learning about different career paths and how to succeed.

From learning about funding and fellowships, promoting you and your work to understanding the difference in working in academia across the world and in industry – this conference provides you with a platform to consider your future career and put questions directly to the people with real experience.

Programme

11:45 – 12:00 Registration
12:00 - 12:05 Welcome - Professor Lionel Tarassenko, Head of Dept.
12:05 – 12:25 Funding & Applying for Grants – Louise Bristow, Deputy Administrator & Jeremy Brett, Research Support Manager
Researchers Committee
12:25 – 12:35 Questions
12:35 – 12:50 Keynote - Professor Lionel Tarassenko, Head of Dept.
12:50 – 13:00  Questions
13:00 – 13:45 Lunch
13:45 – 14:45 Professional Development Workshops
  • Applying for a Fellowship: Dr Ana Namburete, RAEng Engineering of Development Research Fellow, IBME
  • Career Planning: Dr Justin Hutchence, MPLS Researcher Training and Development Manager
  • Public Engagement: Michaela Livingstone-Banks, Public Engagement Facilitator
  • The Road to Teaching at Oxford: Professor Byron Byrne, Civil Engineering
14:45 – 15:00 Break
15:00 – 16:00 Professional Development Workshops continue
16:05 – 16:45 Keynote – Careers in Academia & Industry
16:45 – 17:00 Questions
17:00 – 17:05 Thank you and Close
17:05 – 18:00 Drinks Reception

Book now

To book your place visit the link below, or contact: victoria.green@eng.ox.ac.uk

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