Your Ph.D. experience has equipped you not only with specialized expertise in your discipline, but also with a strong transferable skill-set that may be applied to a range of careers. Take advantage of OCS resources to explore career options, develop professional skills and experiences and conduct a rewarding job search.
Plan and Assess
Consider your interests, values and transferable skills, and use an Individual Development Plan to develop a strategy to achieve your professional goals.
Grow your Network
A strong professional network will be one of your most valuable assets in your career search. Read our advice on how to make professional connections that work for you.
Build Professional Skills and Experience
Interested in exploring careers, gaining experience and building your professional skill-set? Learn about the range of professional experiences and skill-building opportunities open to you.
Apply for Jobs beyond the Academy
Prepare for a successful and fulfilling job search with our tips on every stage of the application process. Learn how to find opportunities, write effective resumes and cover letters, prepare for interviews, and negotiate offers..
Graduate School & Further Education:
Intro to Achievement First
Join Achievement First professionals on Friday, March 1st, from 12PM – 12:30 PM as they dive deep into the ins and outs of a successful education job search and discuss …
Higher Education Policy Analyst, The Education Trust
The Education Trust is committed to advancing policies and practices to dismantle the racial and economic barriers embedded in the U.S. education system. Through our research and advocacy, Ed Trust improves …