Information détaillée concernant le cours
Prepare and conduct an effective interview for non-academic career (201)
10 May 2021
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The workshop is intended for PhD candidates who seek to develop their career in the international and/or private sector (for instance multinationals, NGO's…).
It will provide participants with information on:
The training will help the candidates to practice job interviews, benefiting from peers' and trainer's feedback.
At the end of the workshop, a full-class discussion will recap and clarify the essential points and possible questions.
English level C1.
Participants are very strongly recommended to have followed one of the CUSO courses focused on preparing the CV and cover letter for posts off the academic track (e.g. "Job-Hunting", "Préparer son dossier de candidature pour des offres d'emploi hors académie" ), and/or skills identification ("Elaborer mon profil professionnel"). Alternatively, they may have sought advice from their career centre on these topics. An application for an academic post (university postdoc or similar) will not be suitable for this workshop.
If a participant has already been through an interview, they should also send the most challenging questions they faced. (Estimated work: 2 hours).
University of Neuchâtel
Date: Monday, 10th May 2021
Time: from 9:15 am to 5.45 pm
Location: University of Neuchâtel
Luca Allaria has worked for almost 15 years in the Biomedical industry, in both large (Medtronic) and medium sized (Endologix) companies. In his career, Luca has focused on both the business aspects of his activities, on training and communication. In his international experience, he has been involved in multiple recruitment processes, both with and without the support of head-hunters.
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).