Career development seminar “Climbing the Academic Ladder: How to Progress in Academia”

· London

On Saturday 16th of May, at King’s College London, SRUK/CERU organised a professional development seminar on how to progress in the academic career “Climbing the Academic Ladder: How to Progress in Academia”. Dr. Alejandra Tomas, from Imperial College, explained how she was awarded with a New Investigator Research Grant from the Medical Research Council (MRC), while Juan Martin Serrano, professor from King’s College London told the audience about the importance of communicating and published their research to get funding for research projects. The event concluded with Ghada Zoubiane, who explained how the MRC funds researchers to establish as independent researchers in the United Kingdom.