Ph.Ds & Postdocs

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.

Kick Off the New Year with a Bang: Winter Break is a Perfect Time to Meet with a Career Advisor!

The Office of Career Strategy is here to help you shine! 🌟 Advisors will be available for appointments until Dec 21st, taking a breather during the holidays and ready to roll again on Jan 2nd (for virtual appointments).

Whether you’re pondering …

By Lisa Blees
Lisa Blees Assistant Director, Programming & Internal Relations
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US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Summer 2024 Internship Application Open Now Until Tuesday, December 12th, 2023

EPA is committed to doubling the number of Pathways Student Interns for the upcoming summer of 2024. We aim to hire almost 200 interns to join our Headquarters organizations, offering valuable opportunities in Washington, DC, Durham, NC, Cincinnati, OH, and …

By Jorimel Zaldivar
Jorimel Zaldivar Senior Associate Director for Common Good Careers
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Save the Date: Government, Education & Non-Profit Career Fair: Jan 12-Registration Opens. Feb 9- Virtual Fair

Event Details

Event Description: Our annual Government, Education & Non-Profit Career Fair brings top employers to students and alumni for internships and full-time jobs in the government, education, and non-profit sectors. Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about these …

By Kelly McSergi
Kelly McSergi Assistant Director of Employer Relations
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Alumni Spotlights

Vault Career Guides

This is just a sampling of the many career and industry guides available through Vault/Firsthand, a resource free to Yale students and postdocs.


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Search continually updated U.S. market trends to learn about job types (job functions), growth trends, and desired skills. The results will include general information about each job (functional area), employment trends from the past two years and projections for the next 10 years, employers that have that role, desired education level, skills for the position, and more!

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