Virtual Career Days 2-4 November 2020

Grafik career day

Online career fair for PhD students and Postdocs

Don't leave your future to chance – learn more about your future job opportunities.

It is our great pleasure to invite you to a career fair for PhD students and Postdocs – this year as an online event during three days. There will be several career workshops in the mornings, and in the afternoons company sessions with presentation of exciting  possibilities in different companies and lots of time to Q&A. The programme also includes a Postdoc inspiration session focusing on the importance of this career step.

The event is organised by three graduate programmes affiliated with the Graduate School of Health and Medical Sciences, University of Copenhagen:

Registration

You need to sign up for the event via the registration form. Registration deadline is 26 October.

  • Participation in workshops requires registration for each workshop specifically, as the number of seats is limited (details in the registration form).
  • Participation in company sessions does not require pre-registration. However, you will still need to sign up for the event.

Programme

Preliminary - to be updated!

Links to the sessions (Zoom, MS Teams or similar platforms) will be send to the participants after registration deadline.
We recommend that you download the online platform app before entering the sessions.

Monday 2 Nov Tuesday 3 Nov Wednesday 4 Nov

09:00-09:15
Opening session

09:15-10:00
Why and how a Postdoc in academia?
A panel of Postdocs
Q&A

08:30-10:30
Workshop 3:
How to become a LinkedIn Master
Morten Vium, Netværksakademiet

08:30-09:45 
Workshop 5:
Cover letter writing
Vibeke Broe, AU career center

10:30-12:00 
Workshop 1:
Competence mapping – introduction to how you identify your transferable skills
Mette Fog Skriver, UCPH

10:30-12:30
Workshop 2:
Becoming an entrepreneur
Kamilla Rolsted & Rafel Simo Vicens, UCPH

10:30-11:30
Workshop 4:
Write a good CV and personality tests
Julie Elming
& Beate Nuppenau, Novo Nordisk

10:30-12:30
Workshop 6:
Identify your Job Motivation
Danny Bukh Almstrup and Iben Treebak, PharmaDanmark

BREAK BREAK BREAK
Company sessions
Company sessions
Company sessions

13:00-13:30
ALK

13:00-13:30
AstraZeneca, SE

13:00-13:30
AstraZeneca, UK

13:45-14:15
Lundbeck

14:00-15:00
Novartis

13:45-14:15
Roche Innovation Center/Roche Horsholm

14:30-15:00
LEO Pharma

Novartis, continued

14:30-15:00
Budde Schou

15:15-15:45
Ferring

15:15-15:45
Danish Medicines Agency

15:15-15:45
Symphogen

16:00-16:30

16:00-16:30

16:00-16:30

If you have questions, please email DRA@sund.ku.dk.

Looking forward to "seeing" you!
The programme collaboration steering committee:

  • Professor Jukka Rantanen, Head of Drug Research Academy
  • Professor Kim Bak Jensen, Head of MoMed
  • Professor Nanna MacAulay, Head of NeuroGrad
  • Anne Schultz Vognsen, MoMed coordinator
  • Jette Gjerke Hemmingsen, MoMed coordinator
  • Marianne W. Jørgensen, DRA Administrator and PhD Coordinator
  • Lotte Endsleff, DRA Programme secretary