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Science Communication and Science Policy Forum

Friday, 16 March 2018

Did you come to our Careers in Science Communication and Science Policy forum earlier this month? No? Well fret not! You haven’t missed out because we’ve summarised the key points below. Who were the speakers? David Robson, a freelance writer and editor, previously at New Scientist and BBC Future, currently writing his first book THE […]

Museums Forum

Thursday, 01 March 2018

Panellists Dr Danielle Thom – Curator of Making at the Museum of London (previously at V&A) Jack Ashby – Manager of the UCL Grant Museum of Zoology Stephanie O’Neill-Winbow – Family and Community Learning Officer at the London Transport Museum — The Museums Forum was held on the 16th November, as part of the Museums […]

Cultural Heritage Forum

Thursday, 01 March 2018

So what is cultural heritage? Cultural heritage encompasses three main areas: Built environment:  man-made structures such as buildings and ruins Natural environment: e.g. cliffs, rural landscapes or woodland Artefacts: E.g. Books, pottery, pictures   or paintings     — Best things about working in the sector Our speakers shared with us why they enjoy working in […]

Working in the Arts Forum

Thursday, 01 March 2018

  Panellists Victoria Hogg – Co-Founder, Duck Duck Goose Improv James Baskerville – Junior Specialist, Christie’s Jo Knox – Learning Assistant, Royal Academy of Arts Jenny Cooper – Freelance Arts Facilitator Daniel Slater – Head of International Collection Exhibitions, Tate Dr Marquard Smith – Programme Leader, MA Museums & Galleries in Education, Department of Culture, […]

Museum careers – the freelancer perspective

Thursday, 01 March 2018

Emma Shepley – Freelance curator and museum consultant  Confession – I have been a museum freelancer for just one year. Until last autumn I had been in permanent museum curatorial and managerial roles for over twenty years. I was running a London museum, managing a team and prodding multiple projects and priorities along every day. […]

Steering your career towards South East Asia

Thursday, 01 March 2018

At the recent Global Careers Series event at UCL, we were joined by a panel of speakers who discussed their experience and tips for students and recent graduates looking to find work experience, or a more permanent job, in South East Asia. We were lucky enough to hear from: Shamini Darshni Kalimuthu, Executive Director of […]