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Prepare Your Application File for Roles Beyond Academia (206)
30 March 2023
|Lang||Workshop language is English|
The objective of the workshop is to provide Ph.D. students interested in applying for roles outside academia – with a specific focus on the private sector – with the key elements for writing an effective CV and a compelling Cover Letter.
During the workshops we will cover:
• How to write a cover letter and a CV
• Exercises to highlight your skills in the letter and analyze a job offer to develop a CV specific to the employer's expectations
• A correction of the application file of each participant
The different types of CV, when using one versus another, how to evaluate competencies, transferable skills, and how to present effective results.
How to write a cover letter.
How to write a CV and a Cover letter for non-academic roles.
English Level: C1 minimum
Have completed a thorough reflection on your aspiration and your transferable skills (for instance via the participation of one of the CUSO Transversal Program workshops : Design Your Career ; Elaborer mon profil professionnel ; Atelier Transfronatlier/Cross Border Workshop ; Les compétences transférables : comprendre, reconnaître, s'orienter, valoriser...).
University of Lausanne
Date: Thursday 30th March 2023
Schedule: from 9 am to 5:30 pm
Place: University of Lausanne
Luca Allaria has worked for 15+ years in the Biomedical industry, in both large and medium-sized companies. In his career, Luca has experience in marketing, sales, education, and clinical research. In his international experience, he has been involved in multiple recruitment processes, both with and without the support of headhunters. He is also cooperating with LHH – a world leader in the outplacement sector – in supporting professionals in finding new job opportunities. He is also one of the Career Advisors at the University of St. Gallen – MBA Program.
Participants are eligible for reimbursement of incurred travel expenses by train between the city of their university and the location of the workshop (half-fare card, 2nd class).