27th Feb, 5.30pm in IHR Common Room, ‘What I Know Now that I Wish I’d Known Then: In Conversation with David Cannadine’. Come and hear one of Britain’s best-known historians reflect on a career in the profession and offer his advice to postgrads hoping to make in academia today. No need to rsvp for this one. Wine will be served!
19th March, IHR/Wolfson Rm: The annual History Lab Careers Day for post graduate historians. Come and hear the likes of Bettany Hughes, Tristram Hunt, Greg Neale, and representatives from publishing, archives, museums and academia wax lyrical on how to put that History MA or PhD to use in the big bad world of employment. Organised in collaboration with History Lab Plus and History PgDocNet. More details and how to rsvp available on the website. It’s totally free and you’ll get lunch too!