PsychX Autumn 2016
Thursday 29 September 2016
Careers in Educational Psychology
Dr Nick Hammond (Senior Educational and Child Psychologist at Norfolk County Council)
Joined by Past UEA Psychology Interns and Graduates
Thursday 6 October 2016
How Psychology can help you get ahead in a career in business (KPMG)
Hear from KPMGs recruiters, and Psychology graduates, about why they want to hire more Psychology graduates for roles in consulting, accounting, audit and finance.
Thursday 13 October 2016
Hear from Clementine Jones, Erasmus Officer, about how Erasmus can give you access to overseas experiences and even internships.
Thursday 20 October 2016
UEA Recruitment and Opportunities Fair
UEA’s largest annual careers fair. Come along to meet many employers who want to speak to PSY students. This will include a large volunteering zone as well, great if you want to get some experience or try things out. Intended for all year groups!
Thursday 27 October 2016
Finding Volunteering and Work Experience Opportunities in Psychology: with the NHS and Matthew Project
Joined by Sophie and Andrew from Careers, find out about how to find volunteering opportunities and how to make the most of them for your future career.
Thursday 10 November 2016
Headway, improving life after brain injury
Hear from Laura Jones about life and careers working in a leading organisation providing support and services to brain injury survivors, their families and carers, as well as to professionals in the health and legal fields.
Thursday 17 November 2016
Working in Human Resources
Find out about what careers in HR are really like with a local senior HR, who will be joined by recent Psychology graduates who can explain how they made the transition from student to HR practitioner, and how they use the skills they developed in their degree on a day-to-day basis.
Thursday 24 November 2016
From clinical to work Psychology
Are Clinical and Work Psychology worlds apart? Find out how Roberta Fida and Ana Sanz Vergel from the business school at UEA have integrated these 2 fields in their training and careers.
Thursday 1 December 2016
Research careers outside of academia
Do you like researching, but don’t see yourself carrying on for PhD and beyond? Find out about different ways Psychology grads how gone into “research” outside of a University setting.
Thursday 8 December 2016
Effective applications for Internships, Jobs and Masters
Get examples of best practice, find out common issues, and ask any questions you have about your applications