Sussex Center for American Studies

American Studies events


Exploring Careers Outside Academia

Jan
21
2015

Research Staff Development
Barlow Room, Library Ground Floor
Wednesday 21 January
14:00 until 16:30
Catherine Reynolds and Jane Riley, Careers and Employability advisors

Workshop for research staff (postdocs, research fellows, research assistants/associates) at any stage/grade interested in careers outside academia


Discover Postgraduate Study: information session

Feb
18
2015

Discover Postgraduate Study
University of Sussex campus
Wednesday 18 February
14:00 until 16:30
Terry O'Donnell - Student Recruitment Services

Information sessions provide an overview of postgraduate study, The aim is to help visitors discover more about what postgraduate study has to offer.


The Engaging Researcher: Getting Started in Public Engagement

Feb
25
2015

Research Staff Development
Barlow Room, Library Ground Floor
Wednesday 25 February
14:00 until 17:00
Dr Natalie James and Dr Rebecca Graber

Keen to engage the public with your research but not sure where to begin? Interactive workshop for early career researchers.


Getting Research Funded (Sciences and Medicine)

Mar
5
2015

Research Staff Development
Barlow Room, Library Ground Floor
Thursday 5 March
14:00 until 17:00
Research Development Team

Workshop for postdoctoral researchers and academic faculty in the early stages of their career in scientific/medical related disciplines.


CV workshop for researchers moving towards a career outside academia

Mar
11
2015

Research Staff Development
Barlow Room, Library Ground Floor
Wednesday 11 March
13:00 until 14:30
Catherine Reynolds and Jane Riley, Careers and Employability advisors

This session will help you understand how to present yourself to employers outside academia on CVs and written applications


Conference: Democracy and Participation in Latin America. 19th-21st March 2015.

Mar
19
2015

Sussex Latin America Project
University of Sussex
Thursday 19 March
11:00 until 18:00
Academics, students, experts, politicians, journalists etc.

Conference on “Democracy and Participation in Latin America”. Website and call for papers: http://sussexlatinamerica.wordpress.com/


Discover Postgraduate Study: information session

Apr
1
2015

Discover Postgraduate Study
University of Sussex campus
Wednesday 1 April
14:00 until 16:30
Terry O'Donnell - Student Recruitment Services

Information sessions provide an overview of postgraduate study, The aim is to help visitors discover more about what postgraduate study has to offer.


Impact in grant applications

May
1
2015

Research Staff Development
Barlow Room, Library Ground Floor
Friday 1 May
14:00 until 16:30
Christina Miariti, Research Impact Officer

Workshop for postdoctoral research staff and early career academic faculty wishing to find out more about the 'impact' requirements of funders.


Discover Postgraduate Study: information session

May
13
2015

Discover Postgraduate Study
University of Sussex campus
Wednesday 13 May
14:00 until 16:30
Terry O'Donnell - Student Recruitment Services

Information sessions provide an overview of postgraduate study, The aim is to help visitors discover more about what postgraduate study has to offer.