My Academic Journey: Tools for Career Planning

In this class, you will learn about the chances and challenges when deciding for a career in, with or outside science. One important aspect is the necessity of a Plan B, another is getting an overview of the job market and its requirements for academics. We'll be applying self-assessment tools for career planning such as the Odyssey plan and Ikigai and share templates for career planning such as CV.
Course details:

  • Career paths for academics – overview
  • Chances and challenges – a career in science
  • Job market in science
  • Career options for graduates
  • Self-assessment tools
  • Basic elements of career planning

Lessons: 9
Length: 1h 20min
Course type: Deep Dive