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Career Transition Resumes and Cover Letters for Doctoral Students

Date & Time
Wednesday, March 17, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm ET

About this Workshop

As a doctoral student, you may be planning to transition into a non-academic or non-faculty career after graduation. During this webinar, we will discuss how to convert your CV into a resume, highlight your transferable skills, and strategically demonstrate your fit with your targeted new career path(s). We will also cover how to create a tailored non-academic cover letter that incorporates the value of your educational and professional experiences.

This webinar is part of A New Path: The Career Changers Workshop Series. If you are a doctoral student who is pursuing a non-faculty career path or a master’s student hoping to utilize your new credential to launch yourself on a different career path, these workshops are for you.

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Hosted by Emily Seamone and Don Goldstein

Resources: Career Transition Resumes and Cover Letters Webinar Presentation Slides (pdf), Skills and Accomplishments Exercise (docx), Field and Industry Research Exercise (docx), and Job Search Position Analysis Exercise (docx)