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Related:  jobs for Ph.D. out of academiaPhD/academic job search webpages graduate school rankings and career resources Home > Resources > Finding a Job Finding a Job Browse Resources by Category 6 Resources Customized Cover Letters You can generate all your math department cover letters in a snap using Mary Pugh's LaTeX files, now updated for 1997. The Commandments of Cover Letter Creation by Peter Fiske, Science's Next Wave. The Big Payoff: Educational Attainment and Synthetic Estimates of Work-Life Earnings US Census, July, 2002. The Basics of Cover Letter Writing "'In almost no time we can reject half our applicant pool just by looking at their cover letters,' says Susan Lord, associate professor of electrical engineering at the University of San Diego." Postdoctoral Fellow Real Jobs Salary from Faculty Salary Database Faculty salaries at public universities assembled by The Collegiate Times at Virginia Tech.

Opportunities | PhDs at Work As part of our ongoing mission to help PhDs and graduate students identify and leverage professional opportunities beyond the academy, we are now providing job listing services, free of charge, to both companies and candidates. We are community-driven, meaning that we rely on each other and our professional networks to refer and recommend each other to new opportunities. We welcome company submissions, and we especially encourage our community to provide and share new opportunities. Our networks are our most powerful professional assets. Our listing are free and open to all candidates. We accept all forms of employment, including full- and part-time, freelance, temporary, and internship.

Your PhD, what next?: Non-academic jobs Opportunities for PhD graduates to work in non-academic jobs look to be increasing. Discover how to make your PhD work for you in the labour market… What jobs can I do with a PhD? The most common jobs held by recent PhD graduates include: Other suitable occupations include: Although academia is a popular destination for PhD graduates, more opportunities exist outside of education. The majority of PhD graduates who work outside of higher education are employed in an area where they can make use of their specialised knowledge and skills. How do I get a non-academic job? There are many ways to boost your chances of landing a non-academic job. search for graduate jobs; build a network of contacts (online and in person) to help you unearth 'hidden' job vacancies; use social media to raise your profile. It is worth regularly checking sector-specific websites and publications for job adverts, such as: How do I sell my PhD to employers? What do other PhD graduates do? PhD graduate destinations

Marie Curie Fellowship / Bourse Marie Curie EU FP7 People program | This post aims to help scientists who are about to obtain their PhD, or already have it, and are wondering what to do next? If you want to do a postdoc, then Marie Curie Fellowships are a great opportunity! Ce post a pour but d'aider des scientifiques qui sont sur le point de finir leur thèse, ou qui l'ont déjà finie, et qui se demandent quoi faire après? Si vous voulez faire un postdoc, alors les bourses Marie Curie sont de très bonnes opportunités! ***Le reste de la page est en anglais *** The aim of a Marie Curie Fellowship is simple: You are a European citizen and you want to go away from your lab but stay in Europe for research? Follow those few steps: Proposals are welcomed from all areas of scientific and technological research. I will give a few words on some of the grants, but I will not detail all of them because the aim of this post is to help individual people wondering what they can do after their PhD. 3. You want to know which Fellowship is suitable for you? 5. 1- Poor. Yes. .

Forum du BDP3 I help PhDs find jobs and careers outside academia HigherEdJobs - Jobs in Higher Education Career Exploration for Ph.D.s in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Disciplines Career Exploration for Ph.D.s in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Disciplines Graduate students are among the most well-educated members of society. However, since graduate students are always measuring their performance against that of their highly talented peers and mentors, they often underestimate their significant strengths and transferable skills. Below you will find some information on non-academic careers in which the transferable skills of PhDs in the sciences are highly valued. There are, of course, many types of careers open to PhD students—we’ve included the more frequent options for students in the sciences here. Please feel free to schedule an appointment to speak with a CCE counselor regardless of where you are in your career decision-making process. Additionally, there are a few resources we almost always recommend that will get you started in your search. Industry Where to Look Pharma/Biotech Physical Sciences and Engineering Engineering Physical Sciences U.S.