School of Graduate Studies

School of Graduate Studies
School of Graduate Studies

Career Week for Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows

Our fifth annual Graduate and Post-Doctoral Career Week will take place from October 16 - 19, 2018. Join us for workshops that provide practical tips, useful strategies and discipline-specific advice that you can apply as you plan a career in the post-secondary, public, private, not-for-profit, health or industry sectors.

Tuesday October 16th

  • Presentation Skills (Mitacs)

Wednesday October 17th

  • Evaluate your LinkedIn Profile and Learning Strategies for Finding Work with LinkedIn

Thursday October 18th

  • Articulating the Value of Your Grad Experience to Employers
  • Your Versatile Degree: Graduate on Working Outside Academia (H/SS and STEM)
  • CV's, Cover Letters & Mock Interviews (H/SS and STEM)

Friday October 19th

Networking Reception for Graduate Students, Post-doctoral Fellows and Alumni

The capstone event of Career Week is a networking reception (October 19), held at the beautiful Agnes Etherington Art Centre, which enable students and post-docs to put their newly honed networking skills to the test. Every year over 100 graduate students and post-docs mingle with community members from local organizations, businesses and alumni. Learn more and register.