Career development workshop

During this 2-day workshops, you will:

  • Identify your skills and interests
  • Match yourself with potential career sectors and job roles
  • Be introduced to job seeking strategies and networking
  • Practice personal branding and self-presentation
  • Write an effective CV and cover letter
  • Learn about interview technique presentation
  • Mock interview practice

Instructor: Sarah Blackford
Postgraduate-qualified academic careers adviser with an established international reputation and over 20 years’ experience supporting research staff with their career management and development. With a background in scientific research and publishing and qualified with a master’s degree in career guidance and coaching, Sarah has authored papers based on her careers work and a book entitled Career planning for research bioscientists. Much of her advice and resources are available on her blog,

The attendance is free of charge for the postdocs/assistant professors employed at BRIC/Finsen.
Postdocs and assistant professors from other departments at the university of Copenhagen will be able to participate if seats are available. Price: 1150 DKK
You are required to attend both full days.

Cancellation policy
If you don't show up or cancel your participation less than 2 weeks before the workshop, you will be charged the full cost of the workshop (apply to all)

Number of participants: limited to 30
When: May 9 and 10 from 9am till 5pm
Deadline for applying: April 8