Careers Beyond Academia: Options and Pathways for Researchers

The yearly careers conference for Oxford University research staff and DPhil students

Careers Beyond Academia: Options and Pathways for Researchers will take place from Monday 20 March – Thursday 23 March 2023, online and in Oxford.

Run by the Careers Service’s expert careers advisers, Careers Beyond Academia: Options and Pathways for Researchers is a FREE conference that offers Oxford University researchers the chance to join online panel talks with PhD holders and former academic researchers speaking frankly about their daily working lives in a variety of sectors, attend an in-person networking event, and take part in interactive workshops to help you identify skills and strategies for optimising your career preparedness.

Whether you are curious about or actively pursuing a career beyond academia, you will benefit from joining the conference. Whether you are a DPhil or research staff at Oxford, you are now invited to register for some or all conference events.

Who can attend

The events are open to all current Oxford University DPhil students and research staff and are free to attend.

Oxford University research staff and students who have a CareerConnect account should sign up to all the sessions that they want to attend on the event pages in CareerConnect.

Oxford University research staff who DO NOT have a CareerConnect account can gain access on the CareerConnect registration page. NOTE: Once you have requested a CareerConnect account, it can take a few hours for it to be approved. Once the account is approved, you will receive a confirmation email that you can login to CareerConnect and register for events.

NIHR researchers, and other University research staff who are NOT ELIGIBLE for a CareerConnect account should email to register their interest in attending.

Sorry, there are currently no talks scheduled in this series.

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