Career planning guidance, including: career management workshops, career path case studies, Thriving in Your Research Position guide, and mentoring.
A range of workshops to help you plan and manage your career.
Career development consultation
A research staff career development consultation is a one-to-one appointment with a professional careers adviser.
Career development consultations - online booking page
Information on IAD career development consultations for researchers, and online booking.
Career management guide
Managing your career is much more than making an effective transition from one job to the next.
Audit your skills
Tools to help you think about what skills are important to your current job, and which ones you think you need to develop further to progress your career.
Resources you may find helpful in relation to planning your career.
Find out about the University's mentoring progamme Mentoring Connections.
Career case studies
Understanding how other researchers have developed their careers may inform the planning of your own career goals.
Thriving in your research position
Being a Researcher in Edinburgh: Thriving in your Research Position. An extensive PDF guide and activity sheets to download.
Researcher development framework
The Researcher Development Framework (RDF) is a national framework developed for researchers, which aims to help you understand the knowledge, behaviours and attitudes expected of effective and highly skilled researchers.