Research careers

Research careers

Career planning and management are important for researchers. Whether you are a part-time or full-time researcher, UCA specialist Careers Advisers can work with you to explore options and to plan your career.

Careers appointments 

You can arrange a 1:1 confidential careers guidance consultation at your local campus. To schedule an appointment, contact your Gateway or email the Careers & Employability team via careers@uca.ac.uk. You can also access careers advice and guidance via their email, telephone and Skype service.

Careers workshops and events 

Specific topics for researchers are available as part of the webinars put on by the Research Office, but you can also attend Careers & Employability workshops and specialist events, which are scheduled throughout the year at each campus.

Career resources

Careers & Employability have a range of resources aimed at helping you with your career research and planning, which include: 

External Links & Resources

Job Vacancies

You can find the latest jobs and links to other specialist job sites on our vacancy pages

You can also view current vacancies on the Careers & Employability Facebook and Twitter pages.

For finding more specialist academic, research, managerial and support roles in higher education plus vacancies in other public and private sector bodies, keep an eye on the following sites:

Contact Gateway

For information on our services, please contact the Gateway.

New Dover Road
Canterbury
Kent
CT1 3AN

Telephone: +44 (0)1227 817 314
Email: gatewaycanterbury@uca.ac.uk

 


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Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

Holiday Opening Times
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The Library is closed over Christmas, Easter and Bank Holidays. 

 

Ashley Road
Epsom
Surrey
KT18 5BE

Telephone: +44 (0)1372 202 461
Email: gatewayepsom@uca.ac.uk

 


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Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

Holiday Opening Times
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The Library is closed over Christmas, Easter and Bank Holidays. 

 

Falkner Road
Farnham
Surrey
GU9 7DS 

Telephone: +44 (0)1252 892 709 
Email: gatewayfarnham@uca.ac.uk

 


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Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

Holiday Opening Times
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The Library is closed over Christmas, Easter and Bank Holidays. 

 

Fort Pitt
Rochester
Kent
ME1 1DZ 

Telephone: +44 (0)1634 888 734 
Email: gatewayrochester@uca.ac.uk

 


Find out what is happening at Rochester:

 

 

Term Opening Times
Monday - Friday 08:30 - 20:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 13:00 - 17:00

Holiday Opening Times
Monday - Friday 09:00 - 17:00

The Library is closed over Christmas, Easter and Bank Holidays.