• After Graduate School

    After Graduate School

    What happens after you receive your PhD? You've been living in the graduate school bubble for years, and stepping back out into the "real world" can be intimidating. Here, you'll find a collection of tools, articles, blogs, and more to help you in your transition.
  • Timeline for Applying to Academic Jobs

    Timeline for Applying to Academic Jobs

    Insert the date of the beginning of the semester that you hope to start working in academia (typically August of the following year), and this tool generates dates for each step of the application process for you.

    Create My Timeline

  • Insight into Life After Grad School

    Insight into Life After Grad School

    After graduation, you may accept a post doctoral fellowship or start applying for jobs. Browse through our articles in this category to research your options before your life after graduate school begins.

    Articles About Life After Grad School

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After Graduate School

  
You've been living in the grad school bubble for years, and stepping back out into the "real world" can be intimidating. Here are tools, articles, blogs, and more to help you in your transition.






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    There are many reasons why people love life in academia. Some reasons why people love academia are highly subjective and Read More
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    While in graduate school, most students avoid questions about what they will do after grad school. Instead of planning for Read More
  • So You Don't Want to Be an Academic: What Are Your Options? +

    You have completed your graduate program, and now it’s time for you to look for a job. You know that Read More
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  • 7 Things Students Should Know About Internships +

    Know your program’s match rate before applying.If you’re thinking about applying to a program that requires an internship, you'll need Read More
  • 5 Easy Things To Do Before Your Interview +

    Practice your elevator pitch. Although this step is not necessarily easy, this step can reduce your prep work in other Read More
  • Why You Shouldn't Email Your Advisor Back Right Away +

    Grad students have a hard time keeping the lines between school and home separate. When your advisor finally emails you Read More
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