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#jobsQ Live Video Hangout: PhD & Research Opportunities in Denmark

Researchers have become increasingly internationally mobile. In fact, being mobile early on in your career undoubtedly enhances your prospects and skills by expanding your networks and access to a larger research community.

#jobsQ Live Video Hangout: Postgraduate Options – Is a PhD for me?

Are you thinking of doing a PhD, but can’t decide? Whether it’s to achieve something significant, become an expert in your area or discover something new, studying for a PhD is a highly rewarding experience.

#jobsQ Live Video Hangout: Postdoctoral & Research Opportunities in Germany

Are you interested in pursuing a research career in Germany? Or do you want to advance your career and take on a new challenge in 2016?

Global Academics: How to get and make the most out of a Visiting Professorship

How can you get the make out of a Visiting Professorship? Find out with the interview with Nigel Healey of Nottingham Trent University and Sichuan University.

Global Academics: The Internationalisation of Higher Edcuation

What is the future of Higher Education? Find out with the interview with Nigel Healey of Nottingham Trent University and Sichuan University as he discusses the internationalisation of Higher Education.

Global Academics: What is the Higher Education system like in China?

What is it like to be a Global Academic? Watch our video with Nigel Healey to find out about what the Higher Education system is like in China.

Global Academics: The Talent Program in China

What is it like to be a Global Academic? Watch our video with Dr Mark Crowley to find out about the Talent Program in China.

Global Academics: Working & Living in China

What is it like to be a Global Academic? Watch our video with Dr Mark Crowley to find out what it is like to work and live in China.

Global Academics: Teaching in China

What is it like to be a Global Academic? Watch our video with Dr Mark Crowley to find out what it is like to teach in China.

#jobsQ Live Video Hangout: 'PhD Options: Doing a PhD in Germany'

Researchers have become increasingly internationally mobile. In fact, being mobile early on in your career undoubtedly enhances your prospects and skills by expanding your networks and access to a larger research community.

Academic Careers Advice: Dr Lily Canter, Principal Lecturer

Dr Lily Canter is a Principal Lecturer in Journalism at Sheffield Hallam University. What attracted her to become a lecturer was the flexibility, before this she was a full-time journalist. Becoming a lecturer in journalism allowed her to research, teach and practice journalism - the best of both worlds!

Academic Careers Advice: Dr Libby Watson, Lecturer

Watch our 6 quick fire questions with a Clinical Psychologist. Dr Libby Watson is a Lecturer at UEL and as well as being a Clinical Psychologist outside of academia.

PhD Advice: Shaireen Selamat, PhD in Education

Shaireen Selamat, is a 1st Year PhD Student in Education at the University of Warwick. Shaireen has been a teacher for 15 years, and is from Singapore.

PhD Advice: Rachel Hallett, PhD in Psychology

Watch our 6 quick fire questions with PhD student Rachel Hallett. Rachel has just completed her PhD in Psychology at Keele University.

Getting Your First Academic Job After PhD

We spoke to Nadine to find out what it was like starting out in her first academic post, what advice she'd give to those starting out as well as how to continue research and writing while taking up a teaching role. Watch the video below!

What Is It Like To Be A Global Researcher?

Inger tells us what it is like to be a global researcher, about the most challenging thing in her career, and the enlightening moment in her career when discovering social media, and how to use it as a network for international discussion.

How Can Academics Use Technology To Engage With Students?

Andy Tattersall is an Information Specialist at ScHARR, University of Sheffield. His role is to scan the horizon for opportunities relating to research, teaching, collaboration and maintaining networks that support this.

#jobsQ Live Video Hangout: 'Research Impact & Public Engagement for Career Success'

Research impact embraces all the diverse ways that excellent research benefits society, the economy and nations. But how can you ensure you are delivering world-class, innovative impact for the REF 2020?

Making Your Mark: Academia, Social Media, & Employability

A key speaker at our Digital Academic event at University of Warwick, Nadine Muller, Lecturer in English Literature and Cultural History, Liverpool John Moores University discusses techniques to bring your skills to life using social media. Recorded live on on 23rd March 2015.

Starting an Academic Blog

Dr Inger Mewburn, Director of Research Training, Australian National University shares her insights on what makes a successful academic blog, recorded during our Digital Academic event at University of Warwick on 23rd March 2015,

Research Hacks: How to Hack Your Research

Recorded from our Digital Academic event at University of Warwick on 23rd March 2015, Andy Tattersall, Information Specialist at University of Sheffield shares his 23 research hacks to help you save time, increase your social capital as well making your academic life more enjoyable through social media.

How to be a Successful Digital Academic to Boost Your Career - Google+ Hangout on Air

To help you identify how you can use digital tools to enhance your research and career to give you a competitive advantage, jobs.ac.uk held a 60-minute live video event via a #jobsQ Google+ Hangout. You can watch the recording here.

How to use Mentors to Kick-Start Your Academic Career

Whether you’re a postgrad or a new academic, you can’t succeed alone. Colleagues are going to help you on your way: the best will be mentors. Watch our short video to pick up some tips to help you find your perfect mentor.

Skills and Experience Mapping

An important aspect of applying for an academic job is to be able to map your own skills and knowledge profile onto what employers are looking for. This video takes you through a few tips to help you be successful when applying for jobs

Global Academic Careers: Exploring International Opportunities - HERC Webinar

jobs.ac.uk in collaboration with HERC, a major online portal for Higher Education jobs in the US, hosted a webinar on ‘Global Academic Careers: Exploring International Opportunities' in January 2015. You can watch the recording here.

How to Prepare for Job Interviews

This video covers how you can prepare for external and internal interviews, how to research the organisation and what practical things you can check before the day.

Academic Job Interviews: Top Tips for Success - Google+ Hangout on Air

jobs.ac.uk organised a live video Q&A on the subject of 'Academic Job Interviews: Top Tips for Success', you can watch the recording here.

What to do on the day of your interview

This video covers how you should present yourself on the day of the interview, what you should do when you first walk into the interview room and some general tips for presentations.

Ask the expert: interview questions from jobseekers

We ask Careers Consultant Sean Russell interview questions sent in from our jobseekers including; covering a gap in a CV or explaining a career change, answering questions about weaknesses, specific academic interviews tips and the common "Why are you leaving your current job?" question.

Turning Your PhD into a Book

You worked on it for years.It’s a great piece of original scholarship.So… don’t let your PhD sit on a shelf gathering dust.

How to Secure a Job after your PhD - Google+ Hangout on Air

jobs.ac.uk organised a live video Q&A on the subject of 'How to secure a job after your PhD', you can watch the recording here.

How to predict interview questions

This video covers if it is possible to predict interview questions and how to structure an answer to a competency based question.

Jobs in academia: the range

This video gives you a quick introduction to what jobs are available in academia and the common job titles you might see advertised

How to make a career choice

People make a career choice in many different ways. This video runs through a few paths to help get you thinking about your own career path

7 Habits of Successful Early-Career Researchers

Have you got your first job as a researcher? Watch our short video to pick up some tips to help you get started and become a successful researcher!

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