Teamwork and leadership – Part 2

An interview with Vibeke Broe, the PhD career consultant of Aarhus University (https://www.linkedin.com/in/vibeke-broe-2b70b24)   To read Part 1 of the interview, click here!   BA: What, exactly, does it mean to be a skilled leader? When should doctoral students highlight their leadership experience? Vibeke: The importance of leadership skills depends …

Teamwork and leadership – Part 1

An interview with Vibeke Broe, the PhD career consultant of Aarhus University (https://www.linkedin.com/in/vibeke-broe-2b70b24)   Last Thursday afternoon was an unremarkable December afternoon in Denmark with light drizzle accompanied by piercing wind. While enjoying a cup of coffee with butter cookies, Beyond Academia chatted with Vibeke Broe, one of the PhD …

Advice from the Job Search

  Welcome back to the blog! In this week’s post, we speak with a recent graduate in Materials Science and Engineering who was able to make professional connections at last year’s conference. After going through the job process, they got back in touch with us to share their insights.   …