NICA/RMeS Career Event for Young Researchers (in Arts, Media & Culture)

Date: 2 June 2023
Time: 14.00 – 17.00
Location: Leiden (details TBA)
Organizers: NICA’s PhD and rMA-councils, RMeS PhD-Council
Contact: Mitchell van Vuren (
Registration deadline: 26 May 2023 Register ↯

Are you preparing for a job or grant application? Wondering how to structure your CV or research statement? Or could you use some help with navigating and positioning yourself in your academic field? Join the career workshop event organized by NICA’s PhD and rMA councils, together with the RMES council on the 2nd of June 2023 in Leiden!

During this afternoon workshop, we invite PhD candidates and rMA students interested in an academic career to join us for panels on several topics:

  • Grants and applications;
  • Research valorization and publication; and
  • Best practices in academa

The goal of the event is to give junior and aspiring researchers the opportunity to gain some insight in and guidance for an academic career in the field of art, media and culture. All panels include the perspectives of at least one researcher and will cover topics such as creating a valuable CV and networking in academia.

The event starts at 14.00 and ends around 17.00. Coffee will be provided throughout the afternoon. We will end the day with a borrel in a cafe nearby. The participating speakers and location will be announced soon. You can already reserve your spot here. We are looking forward to seeing many of you in June!