What next?

The following websites contain useful information if you are currently:

  • undertaking postgraduate study, doing a PhD, or considering doing one
  • wondering what you should be doing to improve your employment prospects.

Your PhD...What Next
Information and advice from the Prospects website.

Prospects Planner
A self assessment package that generates career suggestions.

See the Postgraduate Researchers' section for ideas when considering:

  • career options
  • enhancing your academic profile
  • assessing your skills and skill gaps
  • attending conferences
  • making academic and non academic applications and much more.

This website also has information on regional and national training events on both careers and research matters.

Jobs in academic and related institutions.

Advertises academic and related jobs.


Includes a useful section on key issues to consider in terms of academic careers. on postdoctoral job opportunities.