Loughborough Doctoral College

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30 Aug 2018

Researchers’ Mini Careers Fair 2018

Wednesday 21 November, 5pm – 8pm, Graduate House

An event organised specifically for Doctoral Researchers and Research Staff and employers who are actively seeking to recruit people with the high level skills gained from conducting research.

Why attend?

•             Meet the employer you will eventually work for (past attendees have)

•             Find out more about specific employers

•             Gather information about employers you may not know about

•             Be inspired to research job options and clarify your career plans

Employers confirmed so far (more will follow):

Frontier - An international NGO doing environmental research with the help of volunteers

The OR Society - OR practitioners are people trained and experienced in finding effective approaches to real-world problems by using maths and science. They enter careers using cutting-edge tools like artificial intelligence, big data, analytics and machine learning. OR techniques, such as mathematical modelling to analyse complex situations, help leaders make informed business, government and charity decisions. Employers who recruit for OR analysts include British Airways, Google, The UK Government, EY, Tui, Expedia, DSTL, British Gas, Disney, NHS, Capgemini and RBS

National Nuclear Laboratory - with the UK nuclear sector at a turning point, National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL) is poised to help the industry transform and realise its potential

Far-UK Ltd - Far Composites is a local materials development company focused on making a positive difference partly be developing composite solutions to make vehicles lighter and thus reduce global CO2 emissions and partly by the way it manages the team

Reserve your place to meet employers on Wednesday 21 November via Careers Network website