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Learn about PhD jobs and careers . . . and how to get them!

Beyond the Professoriate is the online conference for PhDs in career transition. Join us for two days of presentations and discussion with PhDs working in non-faculty roles in a variety of jobs and careers. Learn from PhDs who’ve been there, done that!

The 4th annual conference will take place live on Saturday, 6 May, and Saturday, 13 May 2017, starting at 11:00am EDT both days. All conference sessions will be recorded and will be available to watch on demand for 21 days.

Day 1: Career Day (Saturday, 6 May 2017)

• Careers in Higher Education
• Careers in Government
• Careers in Nonprofits
• Careers in Industry or Business

Day 2: Professional Development Day (Saturday, 13 May 2017)

• Leveraging Your PhD: Identifying Career Paths to Suit You and Your Goals (Catherine Maybrey)
• Stages of the Job Search Process (Rachel Leventhal-Weiner)
• Your Resume & Cover Letter (Kristine Funch Lodge)
• Build Your Brand & Your Network (Jared Wesley)
• How to Articulate Your Transition Story in a Non-Academic Interview (Heidi Scott Giusto)
• The Hiring Process (Josh Magsam)

If you would like to register for this conference follow this link: 

Please note by registering you are required to provide the Graduate School with a feedback report regarding the event as part of the funding commitment.

Registration closes Thursday 4th May at 12pm.