Events

Jan
27
Fri
Exploring Non-Academic Job Opportunities and Making Connections @ University Career Center, 515 E Jefferson St
Jan 27 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you interested in connecting with other U-M Ph.D. students and creating a sense of community? If so, the PhriDay Meet-Ups are a great place for you to connect with fellow doctoral students, as well as Rackham and University Career Center staff who support students in their academic and professional development.

Pre-registration is required at https://umich.joinhandshake.com/events/37212.

Feb
3
Fri
Handshake Clinic: How to Connect to Employers, Jobs, and Campus Events @ Assembly Hall, Rackham Graduate School
Feb 3 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Mar
2
Thu
Handshake Clinic: How to Connect to Employers, Jobs, and Campus Events @ Assembly Hall. Rackham Graduate School
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Mar
10
Fri
The Academic Job Search; Preparing for Interviews and Negotiating Wisely @ Rackham West Conference Room
Mar 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

The academic interviewing process encompasses three different stages of interviewing, each presenting its own challenges. This workshop will help job seekers in all academic disciplines in their search for faculty positions. Detailed information and practical tips on interviewing and negotiating future offers will help you prepare for your future career.

Registration is required here: https://secure.rackham.umich.edu/Events/wsreg.php?ws_id=412

Mar
16
Thu
Networking (How to Access Opportunities and the Importance of Networking) @ Assembly Hall, Rackham Graduate School
Mar 16 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Mar
24
Fri
Exploring Non-Academic Job Opportunities and Making Connections @ Common Room, Lower Level, Rackham Building
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Are you interested in connecting with other U-M Ph.D. students and creating a sense of community? If so, the PhriDay Meet-Ups are a great place for you to connect with fellow doctoral students, as well as Rackham and University Career Center staff who support students in their academic and professional development.

Pre-registration is required at https://umich.joinhandshake.com/events/37215.

Apr
13
Fri
PhD Connections: A Career Conference
Apr 13 @ 8:30 pm – 6:00 pm

April 13, 2018

Register Here for the University of Michigan’s First PhD Connections Conference

PhD Connections is a new, one-day career conference designed to support doctoral students and postdoctoral fellows in their exploration of career paths beyond academe. Co-sponsored by the University Career Center and Rackham Graduate School, PhD students and postdoctoral scholars will learn about non-faculty career opportunities through selecting from a series of eight panels with over 30 PhD’s working in diverse fields, and workshops focused on career exploration and job search preparation. Participants will have the opportunity to learn from the keynote presenter, Fatimah Williams Castro (Founder and CEO of Beyond the Tenure Track), who will kick-off the day’s events.