“You should sell this concept” – great feedback on our STEM industry careers event

“You should sell this concept. The engagement with industry was impressive. Also, we made a couple of useful business to business contacts!” ( Charmyn Hall, HR Director, Plasma Technology at Oxford Instruments) The CDT in Metamaterials hosted its annual STEM industry careers event for PhD students and postdocs on 18 April 2019. We welcomed representatives […]

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Careers event: 18 April 2019

On 18 April 2019 we will see the second edition of our STEM PhD student/postdoc-focussed careers event. A range of organisations (e.g. Babwe Barton Enterprise, BAE Systems, Granted Consultancy, IBM, NPL, Oxford Instruments, WaveOptics) will introduce themselves in 15 minute talks as potential employers, outlining their current research challenges and what they are looking for […]

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Workshop on communication skills for presenting science to the wider public

All EMPS PGRs are invited to attend a fully sponsored workshop on communication skills for presenting science to the wider public, organised by the PGRs from Exeter’s Optics & Photonics Society (EUOPS), and facilitated by Dr Rachel Won (session content: Writing news on science), International editor for Nature Photonics; Dr Simon Clark (session content: Managing […]

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Induction week 2018

23 new EPSRC CDT in Metamaterials PGRs will arrive for induction week on 17 September 2018. Induction week will see 1st year specific sessions, as well as networking events for the individual cohorts and time for interactions between all PGRs and supervisors. Please see below the induction week schedule 2018. Please note, the Monday morning […]

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