The Graduate School offers opportunities specifically for Engineering & Computer Science students:
For Master’s Students
Master’s Professional Development Course | 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Shemin Auditorium, Shaffer Art Building
Thursday, Aug. 30: Secrets of an American Recruiter
Thursday, Sept. 6: Skillful Communication
Thursday, Sept.13: Applying to Jobs/Internships: Writing Effective Resumes
Thursday, Sept.20: Career Fair Preparation
**Wednesday, Sept. 26: Engineering and Computer Science and School of Information Studies Career Fair, Carrier Dome 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Thursday, Sept.27: Interviewing & Negotiating Skills
Thursday, Oct. 4: Networking/LinkedIn
Thursday, Oct. 11: What’s a U.S. Workplace Like? Professionalism & Work Ethic
Additionally, the Office of Professional and Career Development is hosting drop-ins for all ECS graduate students on Tuesdays, 2-4:30 p.m. in CST 2-2-88. Contact Tracy Tillapaugh, Graduate STEM Career Development Specialist, with questions.
For Ph.D. Students and Postdoctoral Scholars
Academic Job Market Series, Fall 2018 | 12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m., 228B Schine Student Center
Whether you are ready to apply this year or are considering it an option for the future, this series will prepare you for the academic job search in either research or teaching roles.
Tuesday, Sept. 4: CVs and Cover Letters That Work
Tuesday, Sept.11: Successful Teaching and Research Statements
Tuesday, Sept.18: Interviewing, Part I: Skype, Phone, and Conferences
This series will continue next semester with Interviewing, Part II: On-campus Interviews, Chalk Talks and Job Talks, and Negotiating Job Offers.
Future workshops will be announced for non-academic job searches.
Additionally, we are happy to meet with you to discuss your job search. You can request an appointment via Handshake by selecting the Office of Professional and Career Development – Graduate School. For more information about our office, visit our website.