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Yale 2020 3-Minute Thesis Competition Winners Announced!

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There are predictable hurdles in turning a massive research project into a succinct 3 minute summary.  More so when that 3 minute summary is intended for a lay-audience, as opposed to experts in that given field!  In any other year,

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3 Skills Every PhD Should Have When They Graduate

Dec 11 BtP Event

Beyond the Professoriate is hosting a series of free events to support graduate student and postdoctoral professional and career development. These events are free and open to anyone. On December 11th at 12pm EST, there will be an webinar on …

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Yale 2020 3-Minute Thesis Competition: View Finalists

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There are predictable hurdles in turning a massive research project into a succinct 3 minute summary.  More so when that 3 minute summary is intended for a lay-audience, as opposed to experts in that given field!  In any other year,

By Brian Frenette
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Telling Your Transition Story to Non-Academic Employers

Nov 13 BtP Event

Beyond the Professoriate is hosting a series of free events to support graduate student and postdoctoral professional and career development. These events are free and open to anyone. On November 13th at 12pm EST, there will be a webinar with …

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GUMI Mentor Database is Live!

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The Graduate-Undergraduate Mentorship Initiative (GUMI) Mentor Database is now live! There are over 150 (and counting!) listings of knowledgeable postdocs, graduate, and professional students from every school and department at Yale, eager to provide their experience, wisdom, and advice 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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Careers in Higher Education

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Post-Secondary/Higher Education Teaching

Postsecondary teachers educate students in diverse academic subjects and vocational areas that extend beyond the high school level. Teaching positions in colleges and universities require a PhD, and at minimum, a master’s degree for a community college. …

By Stephanie Waite
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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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PhDs in Writing, Publishing, and Editing

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Visit our Common Good and Creative Careers community which offers resources, advice, and job postings on communications and arts careers.

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Career exploration, networking, and skill-building resources for careers in writing, publishing and editing – ImaginePhD
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Humanities and Social Science PhDs in Tech

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Interested in the tech industry? There are many functional roles for non-technical backgrounds. Learn more here:

“What’s It Like to Work at a Tech Company as a Humanities Ph.D.?” – UC Berkeley
“Why Silicon Valley needs humanities PhDs” – The …

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