Author Archives: Yale Office of Career Strategy

Vanderbilt University’s Picture Your Career Workbook

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Vanderbilt University has written and publicly shared a 132-page workbook, Picture Your Career, for using visual thinking with careers!

Students and alumni are encouraged to download it — anyone who might find the information helpful.  It is a great way to …

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PhD Pathways in Academic Administration

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Being a tenure-track professor is not the only career available at a university for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars. According to recent findings in 2014, the number of non-academic administrative positions at U.S. colleges & universities has doubled in the …

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Health & Safety Resources

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It is important to be aware of all the Yale resources available to you while you are pursuing activities outside of Yale. The following information is from the Office of International Affairs, last updated in April 2019.

Before you leave …

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Professional Resumes for PhDs

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If you are considering a non-faculty position outside the academy, you will need to prepare a professional resume. Unlike your CV, which paints a portrait of your academic history and accomplishments, a resume is a marketing tool that selectively …

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STAT Plus

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STAT Plus is STAT’s premium subscription service (available through the Yale library) which provides you with access to exclusive, in-depth pharma, biotech, life sciences, and policy coverage, keeping you on top of what’s happening – as it happens.

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Top 15 Search Engines for Engineering Jobs

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Looking for Engineering Jobs but don’t know which job search engines are best? Compiled by Nader Mowlaee, here are 15 Engineering Job Search Engines you will love.

1. Engineer Jobs

Self-proclaimed “the world’s most-visited engineering job site,” EngineerJobs.com hosts one …

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Career Strategy Worksheets

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OCS has many online resources, but if you’d like to put pen  🖊 to paper 📄 , we also have printable worksheets that cover the major elements of the job/internship search process. Use these worksheets in preparation for an advising appointment, or simply …

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Workshop Timeline: OCS Suggestions

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Is your student organization interested in requesting an OCS workshop? Not sure what to request and when? Check out these suggested timelines from OCS.
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Resumes & Cover Letters
CV to Resume Conversation GSAS/Postdoc)
Telling Your Story & Networking
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PhDs in Non-Profits

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Interested in working for a nonprofit organization?  Get started by taking advantage of the many resources offered by OCS’ Common Good and Creative Careers initiative which focuses on support and advising on education, government, nonprofit and arts careers.

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