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Durham University

Experience Durham

Experience Durham

Experience Durham is responsible for coordinating University sport, staff and student volunteering and outreach, student theatre and music. 

New student development programme

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Experience Durham
Durham University
The Graham Sports Centre
Maiden Castle


This Week's Events

Returning to Science: A career workshop

11th November 2019, 10:30 to 14:00, Biosciences Department.

Ever worked in science research and would like to return but don't know how ? Our workshop could help set you on the path back there.

Durham University Biosciences Department are hosting a workshop aimed at scientists who have taken a break from research for two or more years and who would like to return.

Representatives of The Daphne Jackson Trust, The Wellcome Trust and The Royal Society will be present to talk about their programmes to fund and support career returners to all areas of science research.

You will also meet career returners who have successfully re-integrated into research and will share their stories and answer your questions.

Not sure you have the confidence or feel like an imposter? Don't worry we have that covered too. There will be ample support and advice waiting for you so come and find out how to re-start you research career.

If you have any questions please contact Dr Helen Thompson

Contact for more information about this event.