Get to Know OCS

About the Office of Career Strategy

The Office of Career Strategy (OCS) offers career advising, professional school advising, employment and internship opportunities, and career development resources. The office works with students and alums of Yale College, Yale Graduate School of …

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Gain Skills & Experience

During your time at Yale, seek out experiences that will help you test careers and workplaces, or build marketable skills that will enhance your professional success. Be sure to consider your goals carefully; doing a self-assessment can help frame your …

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Strategies for Starting a Job While Remote

By Ashley Brady, in the Inside Higher Ed Carpe Careers Series.

Starting a new job can be stressful and overwhelming in the best of times, but doing so in the midst of a global pandemic, when so much work occurs remotely, …

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Be Bold, Be Entrepreneurial

By Adriana Bankston, in the Inside Higher Ed Carpe Careers series.

The COVID-19 pandemic has undoubtedly affected every aspect of our lives, including our professional trajectories. The pandemic also provides opportunities to reimagine the future of work. While the virtual world …

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Employing People with Disabilities Shouldn’t Be a Challenge

This article originally appeared at www.collegerecruiter.com/blog/2019/09/19/employing-people-with-disabilities-shouldnt-be-a-challenge/

Employing People with Disabilities Shouldn’t Be a Challenge

While there has been an increased effort over recent years to create a more diverse and inclusive workforce, the focus has been primarily on gender and …

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Webinar – All the World’s a Stage: An Improvisational Approach to Building a Post-Doctoral Career

From VersatilePhD:

How do you turn a post-MFA in Acting and an Ed.D into a 15-year career in medical education and a Principal consultant in an education consulting firm? Dr. Ryan Palmer shares lessons learned through his own career development …

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Cell Mentor – Professional Development for Scientists

Cell Mentor is a collection of professional development resources provided by Cell Press, with the aim of helping scientists imagine career possibilities, learn technical skills, publish, and ultimately find jobs.

The press also hosts job listings for scientists covering many …

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Professional Communication Skills on Display at RITM Research Symposium

The Yale Center for the Study of Race, Indigeneity, and Transnational Migration fosters intellectual exchanges that cross institutional, disciplinary, and geographic borders; enrich and challenge academic fields; and foreground underrepresented perspectives.   In 2019, recipients of RITM Research and Conference Travel …

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Apply for a President’s Public Service Fellowship

Yale graduate and professional school student applications for PPSF 2021 are due by Friday, February 19, 2021 at 4pm.  No extensions. Find more information on the website of the Office of New Haven Affairs

The President’s Public Service Fellowship was …

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The Idealist Guide to Working (and Living) with Chronic Illness and Disability (Idealist)

Written by Nisha Kumar Kulkarni and originally published here.

There are myriad stories on the internet about different health experiences—be it chronic illness, disability, mental health struggles, or some combination of the three. But from the perspective of a person …

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