Define your career path

Define your career path

  • mCatégorieA DISTANCE
  • PublicDoctorants 2ème/ 3ème - Toutes disciplines
  • Durée2 jours
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A long term professional project needs to take into account participant’s skills, preferences and the labour  market. It must be must be both personal and realistic. Therefore, participants have to think about what they can do, what they want to do and what are the recruiter’s needs




Module 1 :  The labour market for PhDs

  • Understanding the current socio-economical structure
  • Understanding the labour market for PhDs
  • Becoming aware of the variety of professional opportunities


Module 2 : Becoming aware of and defining your skills

  • Analyzing your experiences to identify skills developed (knowledge, know-how, personal qualities)
  • Expressing and valuing your skills with a « corporate vocabulary « 
  • Imagining other jobs in which these resources could be useful, in order to become aware of skill transferability


Module 3 : Defining your preferences

  • Knowing yourself to decipher your sources of motivation, your operational mode and your natural role
  • Reflecting on your values and professionnal environment


Module 4 : DefinIng your professional options

  • Defining your priorities in terms of skills, preferences and motivations and deducing your professional profile
  • Extract professional tracks including your priorities and constraints


Module 5 : How to realize your professional project

  • Tools dedicated to increase your knowledge about organisations, professions and sectors
  • Discovering methodology of professional survey and to build your network in order to discover professional environments
  • Defining your action plan to finalise your professional project and to launch your job search in order to realise it.



Compétences développées

À l’issue des formations, les participants devront: This training can enable the PhD candidate to explore their PhDs’career options (in and out academia) and start designing a long term professional project matching their expectations


Nom et prénom du responsable : Amandine Bugnicourt

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Autres Intervenants (noms prénoms) : Valérie Drouet, Claire Lebouteiller, Anis Amokrane, Bruna Lo Biundo, Anne Teissier, Barthélémy Durette

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  • Dates prévisionnelles : Cf Améthis
  • Lieu : FORMATION A DISTANCE Les modalités de connexion vous seront communiquées par les formateurs ultérieurement.
  • Durée de la formation : 2 jours
  • Nombre de jours validés par le Cfdip : 2 jours

  • Pré-requis : Avoir un niveau courant d’anglais
  • Public visé : Doctorant en 2ème et 3ème année, toutes disciplines
  • Effectif : 12 personnes