College of Medicine & Veterinary Medicine

Recordings of seminars and career conversations

If you missed any of our seminars or wish to view again at your leisure, most of our seminars are available here: careers beyond academia talks, career conversations, which are ten minute interviews on why our speakers made the switch from academia to a different career path, how to find mentors using Platform One, career development seminars.

Careers beyond academia seminar series

April 2022 - Ruby Osborn from Weston Park Cancer Charity

Video: Careers Beyond Academia - Ruby Osborn from Weston Park Cancer Charity
Careers Beyond Academia talk by Dr Ruby Osborn, explaining why she left academia to join a different sector.

June 2022 - Rachel Forsyth and Annabel Campbell from Envision Pharma

Video: Careers Beyond Academia - Envision Pharma
Careers Beyond Academia - Envision Pharma's Rachel Forsyth gives an overview of their medical communications work and opportunities for scientists. Annabel Campbell explains why she left postdoc life to become a medical writer.

September 2022 - Rachel Richardson talks about leaving academia to become a clinical scientist

Video: Careers Beyond Academia - Rachel Richardson
Rachel Richardson explains how she left academia and trained to become a clinical scientist.

 

Career Conversations

May 2022 - Lena Lorenz from the College Research Office talks about leaving academia to work in professional services.

Video: Career Conversation with Lena Lorenz
Career conversation with Lena Lorenz on leaving academia to join professional services

 

June 2022 - Annabel Campbell from Envision Pharma talks about leaving her postdoc position and moving into medical writing.

Video: Career Conversation with Annabel Campbell
Career conversation for careers beyond academia sessions

Mentoring and networking 

December 2021 - Introduction to Platform One, the University's mentoring and networking platform 

Video: Introduction to Platform One
Overview of the Platform One system

Career related seminars

September 2022 - The Road to Independence with Joe Rainger

Video: The Road to Independence with Dr Joe Rainger
A talk on how to progress towards independence as a researcher.

 

June 2021 - Highlighting a range of career paths taken by women in science at or linked to Roslin Institute and the Easter Bush community. 

Video: Women in science - career paths
This event highlights a range of career paths taken by women in science at or linked to The Roslin Institute and the Easter Bush community. Presenters provide a short talk about the experience, opportunities and challenges they have faced during their careers and afterwards there is be a discussion forum for people in the audience to ask questions.

June 2021 - Postdoc Careers Discussion Session with Eleanor Hennige, IAD Careers Consultant.

Video: Postdoc career discussion with Eleanor Hennige
Postdoc careers discussion with Eleanor Hennige, IAD career consultant.