PhD+ Career Design 4: Skills & experiences valued in diverse careers

PhD+ Career Design skills training series in Fall 2020 will be offered every Thursday of October at 3.30 pm – 5 pm (5 weeks equal to 7.5 hours in-class time. Excludes preparation time). We encourage all PhD students in year 2 and above, and Postdoctoral Scholars at all stages of training to participate. Upon successful completion (75%) of this session, PhD students are eligible for non-credit credential (PhDP 9100) in academic transcript.

This is the fourth session of PhD Plus Career Design skills training series

Learning outcomes:

In this session, trainees (PhD students and Postdocs) will

  • Collect and analyze extant data on skills and experiences valued in careers of interest
  • Identify and communicate transferable skills and experiences developed during PhD and postdoc training
  • Evaluate gaps in skills and growth opportunities
  • Learn about PhD Plus program philosophy and how to leverage skills training across core modules

This session will involve pre-workshop and post-workshop preparation.


Sonali Majumdar, PhD - Associate Director of Graduate Professional Development, Office of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs

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