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Policy and Research work – careers using the PPLS skill-set.

…..‘any degree from the school of PPLS will provide you with a useful foundation for working in the field of policy advice’, states Edinburgh Philosophy graduate Liz, who has developed her career in policy work. Your research skills, data analysis, … Continue reading

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A career in Social Research – find out more….

Many PPLS grads are interested in research, and consider research careers in academia. However, there’s more than one way to use your research skills – including as a social researcher in a variety of settings – from Government to voluntary/charity sector to independent research organisations and … Continue reading

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A research career outwith academia?

Research skills are key at all levels of HE study, and we’re often asked about career options using these skills, outwith the obvious academic career route. There’s sometimes a perception that there are few opportunities to use these skills outwith academia. Hopefully … Continue reading

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