Clare Hall Inspires - A Personal and Professional Development Workshop

‘Clare Hall Inspires’ is a one-day workshop designed to empower students and postdocs to think confidently and flexibly about their career and how Clare Hall connections can assist in their professional journey. It will provide participants with an overview of how to make the most of their Cambridge experience, provide informal mentoring, expose them to role models in academia, industry, and entrepreneurship and ultimately provide a platform for networking with senior members from the global Clare Hall network.

Programme for the day:

9.30 - 9.45        Registration and coffee

9.45 - 10.00      How to utilise Clare Hall networks

10.00 - 11.15    Cambridge Careers Services presentation

  • How to make the most of your time at Cambridge
  • How to apply for Fellowships

11.15 - 12.45    Speed mentoring

12.45 - 13.45    Lunch

13.45 - 14.45    Researcher Development Programme: Map your career journey

  • Intimate engagement with Cambridge University Press: How to publish your PhD or write a book proposal

14.45 - 16.15     About the Future: Entrepreneurship, start-ups and academia – panel discussion

16.15 - 17.00    Wine reception and group photo


We encourage all of the Clare Hall Postdoc and student community to participate. Due to room restrictions, the workshop has limited space for 50 people, so register as soon as possible to join this unique event. Once the places are filled a waiting list will be created, and in case of cancellations, we’ll contact you.

Please state any dietary requirements you might have in the booking form.

If you have any problems with registration or you would like more information, please contact Dr Keri Wong on

We look forward to seeing you all there.

Dr Keri Wong

Postdoc Committee