Planning a career in research can be challenging, but there are plenty of free resources out there to help.

To save you having to find them, we have amassed resources and expertise about careers in clinical research, whatever the role. Scroll down for resources in everything from interview planning to appraisals.

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Preparing for an interview and questions you may be asked

How to write a
cover letter

How to find a
research job

research CVs

How to conduct
an appraisal

Creating an achievable
career plan

Careers in
scientific research

Science career

Job opportunities