Looking for career inspiration? Come and hear these stories

Early Career Researchers

Meet employers. Broaden your ideas. Be inspired.

For all PhDs, Post-Docs and other early career researchers looking for career insight.

Not a presentation, just life stories.


(No need to sign up, please just turn up!)

Programme Overview
 Date Time Room Session
Weds 22nd Jan 2014 5 -6pm FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Policy/Think Tank Research with Ann-Marie Brouder from Forum for the Future and Susan Steed from New Economics
Weds 29th Jan 2014 5 -6pm FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Management Consultancy with Fahd Choudry and Nacho Quinones from Deloitte
Weds 5th Feb 2014 5 -6pm  FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Patent Attorney with Claire Borton from Marks & Clerk and Rob Andrews from Mewburn Ellis
Weds 12th Feb 2014  5 -6pm  FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Medical Writer/ Science Communications/Science Publishing with Julia Coleman from Synergy and Pauline Starley from Portland Press
Weds 19th Feb 2014 5 -6pm FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Research – Social or Market with Emma Broom from Sociable Data and Jane Colechin from The Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion
Weds 26th Feb 2014 5 -6pm FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Life Science Consulting with Muneer Ahmad from Lifescience Dynamics and representatives from Ernst & Young
Weds 5th March 2014 5 -6pm FWB 1.70 Career Spotlight: Turning your PhD into a Business (hosts TBC)

Unlocking London – What’s on for January 2014?

Unlocking LondonUnlocking London offers a programme of events that are designed to bring together King’s students in a social environment, whilst also presenting you with the opportunity to explore the vibrant capital city of London. Whether you are new to London or not, this is your chance to meet fellow students and benefit from activities and attractions at special discounted prices.

Events are organised by KCLSU, with funding and support from the Directorate of Students and Education Support and the King’s Graduate School.

What’s on for January 2014:

  • Lost in London Tours – offering King’s students exclusive deals on some of the Capital’s top attractions, such as the London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe, Madame Tussauds, and London Dungeon. To find out more about the Lost in London Tours, click Find out more
  • Sandermans Tours – offering exclusive discounts to King’s students for their unique London tours, such as the London Free Tour, the Old City Tour, Thames Cruise & Southbank Tour, and Grim Reaper Tour. For a list of upcoming events, go to: http://www.kclsu.org/unlockinglondon/allevents/
  • Insider London Tours – offering events such as the TEDxEastEnd conference, and walking tours of the Capital, as well as events for those of you who like to party.  

For a full list of activities this month, click on Unlocking London Programme – Jan14

You can find out more at: http://www.kclsu.org/unlockinglondon/ and via the Unlocking London Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/unlockinglondon. If you have any questions or would like to feedback your ideas about possible future events, get in touch with KCLSU at: unlockinglondon@kclsu.org.