Becoming Faculty

Preparation for the Academic Job Search

The Office of Career Services and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences offer this series of events geared toward helping graduate students prepare for the academic job search.


Job Search Tough Questions & Negotiations
Friday, January 22, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
OCS: 54 Dunster Street

Making the Most of Your Postdoc, with Jim Gould
Thursday, March 10, 3:00-4:30pm
Longwood Campus, Cannon Room, Bldg. C

Hacking the Academic Job Market, with Karen Kelsky
Monday, March 21, 6:00-7:00pm; book signing to follow
Emerson 105

Going on the Academic Job Market
Wednesday, April 6, 3:30-5:00pm
OCS: 54 Dunster Street

CVs & Cover Letters
Tuesday, April 12, 4:00-5:30pm
OCS: 54 Dunster Street

Networking Inside & Out
Tuesday, April 26, 3:00-5:00pm
Location TBA

Real-life Stories from the Academic Job Search
Tuesday, May 10, 4:00-5:30pm
OCS: 54 Dunster Street

For the complete list of GSAS events and most up-to-date times and locations, visit the GSAS Google calendars.