Calling Berkeley PhDs and Postdocs!

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE CLINIC Beyond Academia team is happy to announce its first Professional Profile Clinic, an interactive event that will improve your skills and better prepare you to face your future job-hunt outside academia. In this event, you will have the opportunity to show your resume, LinkedIn profile and present your elevator pitch to professionals. They will give you feedback and mentoring to improve them. Professional headshots and business cards will also be provided. This …

Preparing for a Non-Faculty Career – Part 1

In this post, L. Maren Wood shares her seven tips to begin a job search outside of academia. A keynote speaker at this year’s conference, Maren is the founder of Lilli Research Group, which provides career coaching to PhD job seekers. This article originally appeared on the Chronicle of Higher Education, and will be presented in two parts here. Stay tuned for Part Two next week!