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Developing my experience and skills beyond my research

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about how she has broadened her experience and skills through projects such as the Parliamentary Pairing Scheme, Athena Swan and the Media Fellowship. She also…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Reflecting on my early academic career

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about her role as well as the best and worse parts of her job. Reflecting on her experience and situation, Rebecca offers advice to PhD students and postdocs…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 31 plays 0  

My journey from PhD student to Research Fellow

Rebecca Dewey, Research Fellow, talks about the roles she has had since completing her PhD, how her career thinking has developed and she reflects on her perception of a post-doc researcher when she…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 7th, 2019 0 likes 53 plays 0  

Denise Sweeney, T and L Conference 2019

Denise Sweeney talks about academic reflection.

From  Learning Team on July 2nd, 2019 0 likes 6 plays 0  

Academic CVs - final thoughts (5/5)

Senior Careers Adviser, Clare Jones, gives her final thoughts on developing an academic CV and what you can do next. This is the fifth video in the series and if you want to have your CV reviewed,…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Academic CVs - other academic duties (4/5)

In this fourth video in the series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, talks about the other academic duties and responsibilities that you will want to reference in your CV. Clare gives…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 54 plays 0  

Academic CVs - teaching section (3/5)

In this video, the third in a series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, provides examples of the type of experience you could include in the teaching section of your academic CV. This can…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 60 plays 0  

Academic CVs - research section (2/5)

In this second video in a series of five, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines the content to include in the research section. She offers advice on how to present your research and the type…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 77 plays 0  

Academic CVs - an introduction (1/5)

In this first video in a series of five short videos, Clare Jones, Senior Careers Adviser, outlines how to structure your academic CV and why it's important to keep it up to date. For tips and…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 21st, 2018 0 likes 95 plays 0  

PhD in Translational Imaging (School of Medicine)

Dr Shahideh Safavi, Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Respiratory Medicine, School of Medicine, speaks about studying for a PhD in Translational Imaging at the University of Nottingham,…

From  Phillip Rostron on October 18th, 2018 0 likes 80 plays 0  

Advice for medical students considering academic medicine

Nick Raine-Fenning, Consultant Gynaecologist and Reader at the University talks about how he became an academic and provides advice to medical students who may be considering academic medicine as an…

From  Jackie Thompson on December 8th, 2017 0 likes 87 plays 0  

BMBS Medicine - an overview from our academics

Our academics give and overview of Medicine at Nottingham, including advice on how to apply.

From  Debs Storey on August 21st, 2017 0 likes 1,590 plays 0  

Academic Bookweek 2015 Booksprint

Video of the 3 day booksprint by School of English students, November 2015 Blogs, vlogs and advice for and by new and current students can be found…

From  Everdien Wood on January 8th, 2016 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Comparing teaching in the UK to teaching abroad

A video about comparing teaching in the UK to teaching abroad.

From  Digital Communications on April 8th, 2014 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Making the Development of Employability Skills more Obvious to Students

Jo Robinson explains how the School of English helps students to tailor their studies to develop a wide range of skills for their future careers.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Improving Feedback Quality and Students' Use of Feedback

Jo Robinson describes how she, and colleagues, give feedback to students via audio commentaries on their essays and how students make use of that feedback in future work.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 19 plays 0  

Embedding Study Skills into the International Media and Communications Degree

Dr Eva Giraud of the Department of Culture, Film and Media, explains how a new module has been designed to help students to develop their research and essay-writing abilities in preparation for their…

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 259 plays 0  

The Transition to, and through, University Study

Dr Jo Robinson talks about the connections between developing students' subject-specific and academic skills and the skills that will help them into employment.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 38 plays 0  

Developing Independent Thinking through Student-Lead Activities

Dr Nick Thomas describes how giving students the responsibility to lead seminars helps them to develop important academic and transferrable skills.

From  brzlh on September 30th, 2013 0 likes 43 plays 0