Naturejobs Careers Expo

focuses on the scientific community, specifically the life sciences, the physical sciences and medicine.  It’s aimed at early career stage researchers, PhD students and post-docs.
naturejobs career expo_4oct17Key features include the conference, exhibitors from global scientific organisations of research, practical workshops, and career development opportunities.
4 October 2017
Business Design Centre, London

IAESTE work placements

24novKick-start your career with an IAESTE paid traineeship with an employer in one of 80+ countries.  Traineeships are open to students in their second year or above of a science, engineering, technology or applied-arts degree.

Find out more and apply

Science matters: Machine Learning and Artificial intelligence

The Royal Society’s ‘Science Matters’ series will give the public access to scientists who are experts on the science and technology issues with the greatest global impact. You’ll be able to pitch the question that matters to you the most, to help direct the experts’ discussion.

10 January 2017
Hosted by Brian Cox

STEM search

stemgraduateslogo_0815.Take a look at if you’re looking for a science, engineering, IT or maths permanent graduate job – whether you’ve studied for an undergraduate, postgraduate or research degree.  You can also test which is your strongest IT language.

Turn to TED

exchange-of-ideasWatch, read, listen…

TED is a platform for ideas worth spreading. Started in 1984 as a conference where technology, entertainment and design converged, TED today shares ideas from a broad spectrum — from science to business to global issues including career topics.

Amgen Scholars Europe Programme

join_the_puzzle_crowd_800_10889Undergraduate student, but interested in pursuing a PhD?  Investigate the Amgen Scholars Program which will allow you to engage in hands-on research experience during a summer research programme in science and biotechnology. Participants will be able to:

  • Take part in university research projects, gain hands-on lab experience and contribute to the advancement of science
  • Interact with and receive guidance from faculty mentors, and
  • Participate in scientific seminars, workshops, and networking events

Closing date for applications: Early February in each year