beyond academia logoA two-day conference for UC Berkeley PhD students and Postdocs to learn more about pursuing exciting career paths outside of academia.


Beyond Academia Conference

March 1 – 2, 2018
8 am – 6 pm
Clark Kerr Campus

What comes after your PhD?

Ever wonder about career paths beside tenure-track positions in academia? Not sure what’s out there? Come to the Beyond Academia Conference, a student- and postdoc-run conference for PhD students at any point in their careers, as well as for postdocs.

The BA Conference exposes PhD students and postdocs to career opportunities outside of academia over the course of a two-day career exploration conference with more than 100 doctoral recipients (from Humanities, Social Science, and STEM fields), 20 panels, and 12 workshops.

Register via Eventbrite.


Want to volunteer at the conference?

Those interested in volunteering should purchase a ticket, select that they are interested in volunteering during check-out, and then complete the volunteer form. Volunteers will be reimbursed for their ticket after attending the conference! Any questions? Email Beyond Academia.


Beyond Academia is a graduate student group aimed at helping to inform PhD students and postdocs at Berkeley about career opportunities outside academia.


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