NC State University’s Virtual Career Retreat
NC State University is holding a virtual career retreat for late-stage doctoral students and postdocs from all disciplines.
The career retreat provides an excellent opportunity to attend professional development programming that will help participants explore and pursue a variety of careers.
Participants may register for both the industry and academic career preparation or the individual components. Full attendance on the selected days is required. Additionally, participants are highly encouraged to schedule a 1:1 career consulting appointment with a member of the UD’s professional development team. More information will be shared with attendees.
Industry Career Track
July 12-13, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Participants will hear from industry experts on topics such as: leadership, job search tips, networking, interview strategies and corporate culture. There will also be opportunities to network with representatives from industry.
Academic Career Track
July 15-16, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Participants will learn about the current state of the academic job market, the diversity of possible career paths in academia and how to craft compelling application materials.
Space is limited. Please submit an application by 5 p.m. on May 31 here. Admission decisions will be sent by June 11.