Resources for Departments
postdocs, PhDs, and faculty interested in non-faculty careers.
Graduate Success Conference | Sept 19th & 26th 2020
Designed to advance your academic career and help you succeed in graduate school and beyond! Sept 19th is designed for STEM trainees, while humanities and social science graduate students and early career scholars should plan to attend on Sept 26th. Purchase 10 or more tickets for your students or postdocs and receive 20% off.
Annual Online Career Conference
For the past 7 years, Beyond Prof has hosted an online career conference for PhDs. The program features how-to seminars on job searching, and career advice by PhDs, for PhDs. Held the first two Saturdays in May.
Fundamentals of the Job Search
Looking for self-paced learning for your graduate students? In this course series, students will learn what it takes to launch a non-faculty career. There are two courses available: one for STEM and one for Humanities & Social Science PhDs.
How to Launch a Non-Faculty Career as a Grad Student
This four-unit video course with companion workbook helps grad students leverage their graduate education (including the dissertation and teaching experience) to launch a non-faculty job search.
Workshops (online and on-campus)
Looking for a keynote speaker or a knowledgeable expert to lead workshops for graduate students and postdocs on the non-faculty job search? Bring L. Maren Wood, PhD, founder of Beyond the Professoriate, to your campus.
Office Hours with Maren
Online office hours, Q&A sessions, and small group training in specific aspects of the job search. More information coming soon!