Prepare for your future career with one-on-one appointments, workshops, networking events, and more designed specifically for advanced-degree students.
A career exploration tool for PhDs and postdocs in the humanities and social sciences.MyIDP
A career development and planning tool for PhD students and postdocs in the sciences.Handshake
UCLA's platform that connects Bruins with internships, jobs and career opportunities.Firsthand
Find out what it’s really like to work within a specific industry or profession with Firsthand.VMock
A smart resume platform that allows you to build your resume and get detailed feedback anytime, anywhere, 24/7.
Your advanced degree allows you to consider a surprising number of career paths. Identify your skills, interests, and values and choose the one that’s right for you by exploring your alternatives early.
Networking will open doors to careers you didn’t know existed! Learn how to develop contacts and build relationships. Leverage your circle of connections to find the right job.
Job Search, Resumes, and Cover Letters
Thinking about a career beyond academia? Develop a strategy to tackle the job search. Learn to create resumes and cover letters that effectively convey your talents and experiences to employers.
Interviewing and Negotiation
Interviewing takes practice. We can help you prepare by sharing commonly-asked questions and helping you frame your answers appropriately. And when you get that job, we’ve got tips to help you negotiate your offer.
Academic Job Search
Applying for an academic job? We share our templates and tips to write effective CVs, research statements, teaching statements, diversity statements, and academic cover letters.