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Workshop Materials

Managing Your Career - 8/30/17, 9/12/17 (postdoc session), 10/16/17 

Presentation Slides

Handouts:

PhD Career & Professional Development Resources Handout (with links)
Informational Interviewing Handout (Instructions for conducting informational interviews for career exploration purposes)
Managing Your Career Questionnaire (Activity Worksheet)
UWisonsin IDP (PDF)
UC-Irvine IDP (Word document)

 

Industry Job Search  - 9/6/17 and 11/2/17 (postdoc session)

Presentation Slides

Handouts:

Job Search Strategies Chart (from Terp Guide)
PhD Career & Professional Development Resources Handout (with links)
Informational Interviewing Handout (Instructions for conducting informational interviews to learn more about specific jobs and industries)
Five F's Network List

 

Resumes, CVs and Cover Letters - 9/8/17 and 10/18/17 (postdoc session)

Presentation Slides

Handouts:

PhD Career & Professional Development Resources Handout (with links)
Job Search Strategies Chart (from Terp Guide)
PhD Resumes and Cover Letters (Harvard Guide)
Example of Joe's resume, CV, and cover letter along with his story (from Versatile PhD; must create account from Graduate School website).