Norwegian Research Schools: Academic Career Development

Building your academic CV and writing successful project proposals

To successfully continue with an academic career there are many specific skills you will need to acquire and common pitfalls to avoid. How can you succeed with your project proposals, how to find that right project idea and what is important to remember, already during your PhD, when it comes to developing your CV? Join our academic career course and start thinking about the next steps in your academic career early on.

During our academic career course you will learn:

  • What to consider when applying for funding
  • How to build up your academic CV
  • The role of mobility and international networks in your career
  • How to plan and draft a proposal (where to start, how to structure, how the reviewers are making their decisions)
  • Technical proposal-writing techniques

Invited lecturers: Kari Beate Rygg, Nils Chr Stenseth, CEES, UiO, Sundy Maurice, IBV, UiO, Mathew Domeier, CEED, UiO, Per Magnus Kommandantvold, Christin Krokene, NFR, Delphine Nicolas, Melissah Rowe, Hugo de Boer, NHM, UiO, Tom Gabriel Johansen, InfoDesignLab.

Schedule: Can be downloaded here.

Selection: ForBio has a limited number of places in this course, and we will select those of you whom are most likely to benefit from this course.

Registration: Registration includes venue, teachers and food. ForBio members and associates can attend free of charge. In addition ForBio will cover travel and accommodation for eligible ForBio members. Application deadline May 28th: Apply here.

Published May 4, 2017 11:52 AM - Last modified May 8, 2017 2:11 PM