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PhD Pathways: Career Exploration Workshops

April 06, 2022 to April 13, 2022


Virtual, registration required

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These events are for Columbia Ph.D. students only.

Please join GSAS Compass for a virtual two-part workshop series on exploring possible career paths through the lens of transferable skills. The takeaways from these workshops are both practical and existential: you will learn how to use the ImaginePhD career planning tool, draft a professional elevator pitch, and consider how the skills you develop as a PhD student can be applied to different career paths. 

Part 1: Imagine PhD: Transfer your Skills
Wednesday, April 6, 12:00 - 1:15 pm ET, Zoom
Facilitated by Lauren Bernard, PhD student in Music

Part 2: Perfecting Your Professional Pitch
Wednesday, April 13, 12:00 - 1:15 pm ET, Zoom
Facilitated by Anna Schirrer, PhD student in Anthropology

Click here to register and learn more about these workshops on GSAS Connect.


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