April 19 | Young researchers career day

Even information

  • Date: April 19 (Thursday) 2018
  • Time: 09.30 – 17.30
  • Location: EUR Woudestein campus Rotterdam (directions) Van der Goot Building, room M1-17/Tokyo
  • Registration: Required. Please indicate your choice of workshops as soon as possible
  • Contact: career in progress
  • Email: career@eur.nl

Have you thought about what you will do after your PhD or postdoc? Regardless of what career you aspire, it is important to start thinking about career opportunities and transferable skills in an early stage. The Young Researchers Career day will provide you all the opportunities and support to do so.

The event will be a combination of presentations, skills workshops and private consultancies. You can also have your LinkedIn profile photo taken and have your CV checked by a career advisor. 


09.30 – 10.00
Walk in, coffee and tea (M1-17/Tokyo)

10.00 – 11.30
Opening and welcome by Graduate School Dean Professor Liesbet van Zoonen and EPAR Presentation by Dr Christine Teelken (VU). Panel discussion led by presentor Philip Walkate, panel:

  • Dr Sanne Opree (EUR)
  • Dr Christine Teelken (VU)
  • Patrick Tuijp (Ortec Finance)
  • Dr Athina Vidaki (Erasmus MC)
  • Dr Suzanne Verhaegh (Erasmus MC)
  • Pleunie van Borne (EUR)

11.30 - 13.00
Lunch with rector magnificus Professor Huib Pols

  • Infomarket:
  • CV check
  • Linkedin photo portrait shoot
  • Subscribe for (free)courses at EUR Training and Development Platform
  • Meet career coahces, job-to-job coaches and the mobility manager
  • Thesis printing companies
  • Speakers agency Promovendis

13.00 – 15.00
Workshop round 1

15.00 – 15.30

15.30 – 17.30
Workshop round 2

Concluding drinks