PGR Roundtable Discussion: the PhD beyond academia

Arts Building Room 103
Tuesday 30 May 2023 (16:00-18:00)

John Munro or Rona Cran

Centre for the Study of North America

  • Dr Michelle Green: Impact and Evaluation Manager, Alexandra Rose Charity (PhD in English Literature - how the novel has been an important cultural form for tracking medical and social changes since the 1960s )
  • Dr Will Carroll: trainee English teacher (PhD in English Literature - small-town America)
  • Dr Alice Lilly: Senior Researcher, Institute for Government (PhD American Studies - the history of anti-poverty policy in the US and UK in the 1990s)

This PGR-focused event will offer perspectives on post-PhD careers that don’t involve teaching in a university.