Find your Career – Career coaching online

Find your Career – Career coaching online for doctoral candidates, registration open!

Target Group:

The coaching is designed for doctoral candidates at University of Turku and Åbo Akademi University who aim to have a career outside the academia.


Rekry – University of Turku Career Services & Arbetsforum – Åbo Akademi University Career Services organize an online coaching for doctoral candidates focusing on career planning and job search.

The whole process of job seeking will be covered with concrete examples and exercises, some personal and some in small groups. The coaching is coordinated by the universities’ career counselors, who have an active role during the online activities (e.g. webinars, chats, discussions and CV feedback). The coaching is held in English.

The coaching focuses on the following topics:

– identifying career possibilities, interests and skills
– writing a good CV and application
– what employers value
– where vacant positions can be found
– how the labour market works

Time and Place:

The coaching includes a kick-off event (Friday October 5th 2018, 9:00 – 12:00, Place: Helikon and Parnassos rooms, Arken, Tehtaankatu 2, Turku) and an interactive online coaching from October 8th to November 21st.


Register for the coaching September 30th 2018 at the latest: .

Attendance is limited to a maximum of 40 students.

For more information about the coaching please contact:

Jan Kraufvelin
Coordinator & Career Counsellor
Career Services at Åbo Akademi University
tel. +358 50 536 5886


Maria Henninen
Planning Officer & Career Counsellor
Rekry – University of Turku Career Services
tel. +358 50 562 8097


Åbo Akademi University and University of Turku Career Services

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