PhD Resources

Be Bold | How to Pitch Yourself for a Job That Doesn’t Exist (Yet!)

Over the course of your career, you will likely encounter certain people, organizations, or causes you want to work for. But what if there aren’t any available job opportunities?

You may think there’s nothing to be done—but there is. Why …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni - Idealist Careers
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CareerKarma: Best Tech Boot Camps

Despite the recent shift to virtual working environments in the wake of COVID-19, online learning has been at the forefront of education for many years. While skill-based learning is indeed different from brick and mortar systems both in method and …

By Simona Galant - Springboard
Bridging the world's skills gap through affordable, high-quality, online education.
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Career Tips for First-Generation Grad Students

Helen Pho, a first-generation grad student herself, offers six key pieces of advice in this article that is part of the Carpe Careers series in Inside Higher Ed.

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Humanities and Social Science PhDs in Tech

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 …

By Yale Office of Career Strategy
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PhDs in Consulting

Gather information about the many different types of consulting careers open to PhDs by starting with these resources:

Versatile PhD Career Finder:  Consulting
 ImaginePhD: Consulting 
Firsthand (previously Vault) Consulting Guides
The Science Careers guide to consulting careers for Ph.D. scientists

By Yale Office of Career Strategy
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