Non-Academic Job Search

2021 Jan 26

GSAS: Leveraging Your PhD: Why Employers Value Your Skills

5:00pm to 6:15pm

Location: 

Virtual
Join us for this opportunity to hear about the career transition experiences of GSAS alumni working in a variety of jobs outside academe. Alumni from the humanities, social sciences, and STEM fields will discuss their own career decision making, how they adapted to jobs outside academia, and how the skills and knowledge they developed during their graduate programs influenced their success. You'll also be able to speak with alumni about their specific jobs and career paths in break-out rooms.... Read more about GSAS: Leveraging Your PhD: Why Employers Value Your Skills

COVINTERN

Virtual experiential learning and micro internships.

Parker Dewey

Virtual experiential learning and micro internships.

InsideSherpa

Virtual experiential learning and micro internships.

GigNow

Virtual consulting platform that matches talent to organizations around the world. 

Global Wonks

Virtual consulting platform that matches talent to organizations around the world. 
2020 Nov 04

GSAS: Job Search in Challenging Times - Faculty Perspective [Postponed to Jan 2021]

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Please note: We have decided to postpone this event to January 2021 (date, TBD). Please watch this calendar for updated information.

How do you talk to your adviser about your future career, whether it be academic or nonacademic? When do you begin the conversation, and how supportive will your adviser be? With the upheaval in the academic job market this fall, this conversation has become event more important than ever. Come join this discussion with Harvard faculty to learn how to approach this discussion with your adviser.

2020 Oct 27

GSAS Networking Nights: Pathways for Humanists & Social Scientists (NOTE: New Time!)

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

The second event of the GSAS Networking Night Series will feature several GSAS alumni who work in fields of interest to humanists and social scientists and will be more focused on each career pathway. Alumni will offer advice about preparing for and entering their field and will discuss their particular jobs. Please register in Crimson Careers to attend.

Panelists include:

  • Odile Harter, PhD '12 English, Research & Pedagogy Librarian, Harvard...
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2020 Nov 12

GSAS Networking Nights: Pathways for Scientists and Engineers [Please Note: New Time]

5:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Virtual

Panelist Photos for Networking Night

The third event of the GSAS Networking Night Series will feature several GSAS alumni who work in fields of interest to scientists and engineers and will be more focused on each career pathway. Alumni will offer advice about preparing for and entering their field and will...

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NYAS Career Center

The New York Academy of Sciences features videos of scientists discussing their transition from the PhD to a wide array of jobs.

InterSECT Job Simulations

Provides real-life, hands-on simulations and tasks that help you gain insight into a particular career path.

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