Although an academic career is a popular next step for doctoral researchers many people will find themselves drawn to different sectors. There is a variety of ways your PhD will be attractive to non-academic employers and many different paths open to you.
Although only a minority of PhDs go on to work in academia, academic careers remain a popular goal. This section contains advice on finding and applying for work in academia. Remember you can make an appointment with a careers consultant to receive feedback on your CVs.