Services and Resources for Postdocs

Just for Postdoctoral Fellows...

The UW Career Center is pleased to serve Postdocs. We can help you explore careers inside and outside academia, make connections, prepare for the job search and find great jobs!

If you have questions, please contact our Coordinator of Graduate Student Services, Briana Keller. If you would like to download a copy of this information, click here.

 

Free Resources Just for
Grad Students & Postdocs

 

Free Resources for All
Students & Postdocs

Workshops in Four Areas

  • Personal Development
  • Strategies for Success
  • Academic Careers
  • Beyond Academia

Alumni Panels

  • Corporate, non-profit, & government
  • Higher education faculty & staff
  • Starting a Business

Events

  • Career Symposium
  • Networking Reception

Online & Print Resources

  • Monthly Grad Student Newsletter
  • Lobby resource area
  • 30+ handouts
  • The myStory Project
  • Bio Career Center - job board for life scientists with advanced degrees

ListServes

  • GradStudentJobs list - information about graduate-level jobs
  • Grad Student Connections - email newsletter about career events

 

General Workshops

  • Resumes & Cover Letters
  • Networking & How to Find a Job
  • Interviews & Salary Negotiations
  • Making the Most of Career Fairs
  • Job Search for International Students

Career Fairs & Special Events

  • Large fairs in April & June
  • Niche fairs throughout the year
  • Employer conversations

Online Resources

  • Going Global
  • Career Blog
  • Career Guide

 


Fee-Based Resources for Postdocs

Individual Assistance

  • Counseling appointments
  • Mock interviews

HuskyJobs & On-Campus Interviewing

  • Search, apply and interview for jobs through HuskyJobs.

Other Services

  • Letters of Evaluation Online (LEO)
  • Dependable Strengths Seminar for Grad Students & Postdocs