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Voices of ECRs

Voices of Early Career Researchers: Laure Humbert

  Welcome back to ‘Voices of Early Career Researchers’, a monthly feature on the French History Network blog. Each month we’ll post a short interview with an Early Career Researcher of French History, giving you an insight of the different paths that ECRs are following after their PhDs in and outside of academia: what do …

Applying for Jobs

Imaginary lectureship – some interview questions and tips.

In April 2016, I applied to a job I knew I was not going to get. No, not because it was yet another one of these jobs advertised to people ‘with a PhD or about to submit their doctoral thesis’ when really the university is looking to appoint someone who already has a book out …

Voices of ECRs

Voices of Early Career Researchers: Thibault Le Hégarat

Welcome back to ‘Voices of Early Career Researchers’, a monthly feature on the French History Network blog. Each month we’ll post a short interview with an Early Career Researcher of French History, giving you an insight of the different paths that ECRs are following after their PhDs in and outside of academia: what do the …

Voices of ECRs

Voices of ECRS: Joanna Parr on working outside academia

Joanna Parr is a Data Analyst at the Quality Assurance Agency for Higher Education. She joined the Agency after completing a PhD and a post-doctoral fellowship at the University of Portsmouth. She tells us about post-academic jobs.           Can you tell us a little about your PhD thesis? How did you …

Teaching, Thinking about Research, Voices of ECRs

Voices of Early Career Researchers: Célia Keren

Welcome to ‘Voices of Early Career Researchers’, a monthly feature on the French History Network blog. Each month we’ll post a short interview with an Early Career Researcher (ECR) of French History, giving you an insight of the different paths that ECRs are following after their PhDs in and outside of academia: what do the …