Student Story: Aneesah’s QMentoring Experience

Aneesah Akram, 2nd year Chemistry student Applying for the QMentoring scheme I spent my first year at QMUL adjusting to my course, socialising through societies, and trying to figure out my options and interests. Having enrolled onto the undergraduate MSci Chemistry programme, I knew that my career interests laid within the research and development sector, … More Student Story: Aneesah’s QMentoring Experience

Careers outside of academia for humanities and social science researchers: think tanks and social research organisations

Are you a social sciences or humanities postgraduate interested in pursuing a research career, but not sure if academia is the right path right for you? Read on to find out more about other opportunities for using your research skills… A large number of humanities and social science Masters and PhD students go on to … More Careers outside of academia for humanities and social science researchers: think tanks and social research organisations

Guest blog: Is project management the career for you?

Projects are performed by organisations in every industry and sector around the world. They enable organisations to change, grow, make better products or be more efficient. Project managers are vital to the success of such projects as they ensure the project is delivered on time, within budget and meets the expected objectives.  Although a top … More Guest blog: Is project management the career for you?

Guest blog: Three non-obvious careers for science graduates

So, you’ve decided that research isn’t for you? That’s okay – there’s life beyond the lab! Here are three alternatives that will allow you to put your undergraduate and/or postgraduate science degree(s) to good use. Patent attorney If you’re interested in the law as well as science, you might want to think about becoming a … More Guest blog: Three non-obvious careers for science graduates