UiB Ferd Career Center for Early Stage Researchers
UiB Ferd

Career Centre

The UiB Ferd Career Centre for Early Stage Researchers provides tools, resources, training and career guidance to support your development whether you are forging a career in academic research or beyond.

Main content

UiB FERD Career Centre for Early-Stage Researchers supports doctoral candidates, postdocs, researchers and assistant professors who are in the early stage of their careers and associated with UiB. We offer support in three core areas:

•    career strategy, planning and decision making;
•    academic skills development, and
•    development of transversal skills relevant for both academic and industrial/commercial careers

What we offer

We offer a range of services designed to support you as you develop your career:
•   An easy to navigate hub of information spanning all of the local and central resources available to support early-stage researchers at UiB
•    Bespoke training courses in core skills, including career strategy and planning, CV development and writing, grant writing and developing as a leader
•    Individual career guidance
•    Support for institutes and faculties