Centre for Career Action
Your career is yours to decide, but you’re not alone!
Career Advisors help all students, postdocs, alumni and employees learn about career management techniques, graduate/professional school preparation, work search methods and how to set meaningful and achievable goals, through:
Visit CareerHub to explore our online resources.
- Oct. 8, 2019
- Oct. 7, 2019
PhD and Postdoctoral drop-ins are cancelled for Thursday, October 17 and Tuesday, October 22.
- Sep. 26, 2019
- Oct. 17, 2019
Are you a PhD student or Postdoctoral Fellow considering an academic career? Register for the Free full-day Academic Career Conference to learn more about academic work search including document and interview preparation, tips on managing your academic career, and advice and insights from faculty members. Sessions will also highlight the importance of negotiating job offers in academia, and the challenges associated with maintaining work-life balance when building your academic career.
- Oct. 22, 2019
Postings for tenure—track academic positions often require a “research statement” or a “statement of research interests” in addition to a CV, cover letter and teaching dossier. In this interactive workshop, you‘ll learn and apply strategies for developing a compelling, cohesive research statement that is also realistic and written in an accessible style. Led by Nadine Fladd, Writing and Multimodal Communication Specialist, at the Writing and Communication Centre.
- Oct. 22, 2019
Learn how to apply successful networking strategies (in-person and online) to enhance your career opportunities.
Register now on WaterlooWorks.