Careers advice and professional development training for academics

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Shinton Consulting Ltd. provides careers advice, information and professional development training to scientists, academic researchers, research students and academic staff.

Here you will find details of current and previous work, downloads of sessions, links to our articles and other information which we hope will be of value.

Latest additions to the site:

Workshop slides and tailored links for two workshops for University of Glasgow, College of Arts on the themes of researcher reputation and conferences.

Workshop slides and handouts for the Karolinska Institutet Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Junior Faculty Career Retreat, with supporting materials and links to speaker presentations (password protected)

Slides and links to support a “Taking Control of your Research Project” workshop for a Marie-Curie ITN

An article on reducing Confusion in Collaboration produced after the Stirling Crucible

An academic’s guide to Time Management


Since 2000 we have worked with universities, professional bodies and other educational organisations to develop career related sessions, write articles, run workshops and offer advice to staff, students and trainers.

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