8-10 November 2011
PSI
Europe/Zurich timezone

Scientific Programme

This training event is mant as a complenetary training to anhance the MC-PAD researchers soft skills.
  • CV writing and interview skills

    Main part of the training event is the 2 day course on Wednesday and Thursday in CV writing and interview skills given by Andrea Kennedy and Jackie Smith from the company iOpener, Oxford.

  • Spinn-off fields of particle physics

    To give the MC-PAD researchers an idea of possible working fields outside particle physics it is planned to visit two PSI facilities for more aplied research: The synchrotron light source (SLS) and the proton therapy facility for cancer treatment.

    In addition it is planned to have a talk given by a former particle physicist now running a company.