Internal courses and training Career workshop: CV writing for non-academic jobs

18-10-2021 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Add to iCal
Online Zoom

Thinking to make a job transition? Preparing to apply for jobs or internships?
Join us in this workshop to learn more about writing CVs for non academic jobs.

You will receive advice on how to write an effective CV that showcases your skills in a way that is appealing to recruiters and why you should tailor it to a specific job opening. You will also be empowered with skills on how to write an appealing cover letter.

(this is the second in a series of 3, see the Career Service calendar for more events)

Target group

PhD students, postdocs and researchers at KI


KI Career service, in collaboration with Chaperone

About the speakers

Pedro Resende

Life Sciences Researcher at i3S, Co-founder and Director of Chaperone, Alumnus of Pfizer, Salk Institute, UCLA, Health Parliament Portugal and University of Porto.

About Chaperone

Chaperone ( is an online platform created to help scientists potentiate their careers. On this platform, students and young professionals can browse and book online 1-to-1 sessions with over 30 experienced career consultants (career specialists, advisors, counselors and coaches) on over 50 different support topics. In addition to online 1-to-1 sessions, Chaperone also provides online group training in the format of workshops or webinars. Chaperone has already supported scientists from over 20 countries, and from prestigious institutions such as EMBL, Barcelona Institute of Technology, CERN, Umea University, Imperial College and more, with an excellent average user rating of 4.9 (out of 5).


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There are 25 spots in this workshop. In case more people sign up we may be able to have a second session the day after, Tue Oct 19th, so be aware of that date too.

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