Featured Resources:

  • Imagine PhD

    ImaginePhD is a free online career exploration and planning tool designed by the Graduate Career Consortium for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences.
  • Alumni Aloud Podcast

    Alumni Aloud is a podcast by Graduate Center students for Graduate Center students. Each episode features GC alums sharing their professional journeys and tips for navigating career planning.
  • Career Planning Guide

    Our Career Planning Guide is a helpful starting point for thinking about career options and job search steps. Contents cover a variety of topics from self-assessment and networking to job interviews.
  • Versatile PhD

    Versatile PhD is an online community aimed at helping graduate students envision, prepare for, and excel in non-academic careers. Their website includes discussion forums and job listings.
  • Vault

    Vault.com features a wide range of career planning tools and resources, including a career advice blog; internship and job-search databases; and in-depth, industry-specific Career Guides.
  • Interfolio

    Interfolio is an online service that stores and delivers electronic documents (e.g., letters of recommendation, CVs, writing samples, and evaluations) to a grad program or academic search committee.
  • Professional Development Webinars

    Register for our office’s upcoming live webinars or access past ones. Recent topics include: Preparing for the Academic Job Market, Optimizing Your LinkedIn Profile, and Mastering the Job Interview.
  • Alumni Aloud survey

    Help us improve the Alumni Aloud podcast by taking a short survey about your listening experience.
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