Beyond Academia is a student-run organization with the goal of empowering graduate students and postdocs to expand their careers beyond the traditional academic track. Don’t miss three upcoming opportunities to connect with PhDs who have successfully made the transition to a variety of exciting career paths!
Monday, January 22, 6 – 8:30 pm
105 Stanley Hall
Learn about Berkeley/Bay area resources for startups and listen to the startup journey of PhD entrepreneurs who launched their company after graduating. There will be plenty of time to network and mingle. This event is co-sponsored by QB3. Free; registration required.
Wednesday, January 31, 4:30 – 7 pm
Anna Head Alumnae Hall
This highly popular small workshop is limited to 40 participants. Bring your resumes and CVs for critiques by professional portfolio coaches and recruiters. This workshop includes free head shots as well as business cards to kick-start your career hunt. Free; registration required by Friday, January 26.
2018 Beyond Academia Conference — Save the Date!
Thursday-Friday, March 1 and 2
Clark Kerr Campus
Save the date for Beyond Academia’s annual career conference, with more details coming soon. Panels on a variety of career tracks will provide attendees the opportunity to interact with successful and creative professionals, while workshops and networking events will allow for discussion in an informal setting.