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.

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

Tessella –Scientists and engineers solving the real-world technical challenges faced by companies at the forefront of science and technology. 

Government Social Research Service (GSR) - Offers analysts opportunities in the social research, statistician, operational research, and economists professions to work in central government departments, agencies, and non-departmental government bodies (NDPBs) across the country

The Start-up Lab - Brand new at Loughborough University supporting entrepreneurial students to develop their businesses

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