Making the most of your PhD/postdoc

Making the Most of Your Ph.D./Postdoc

No matter where you are in your Ph.D. program or postdoc, there is a lot you can do at Penn to build skills and knowledge, and explore career options, that will help you achieve your next career move. Find out more here.

Career Exploration and Planning Process | Reflect & Explore | Network & Gather Information | Professionalize & Gain Experience | Digital Resources & Tools

Searching, applying, & interviewing for jobs

Searching, Applying, Interviewing & Negotiating for Jobs

If you are thinking about the job search, or are currently applying or interviewing for positions, there are many steps you can take to communicate your value to future employers in an effective manner. Learn about these approaches.

Postdoc & Faculty Careers | Careers Beyond Academia

Career Services

Taking Advantage of Career Services

From interactive workshops to individual and group advising appointments, we'll help you with every step of your career planning and exploration at any point in your program. Learn more about how Graduate Student & Postdoc Career Advisors can support you.

Services for Ph.D. Students/Postdocs | Handshake | Workshops & Programs | Appointments & Walk-Ins | Digital Resources & Tools





























Questions? Ask

Ask us your questions!

If you have career questions, or even if you don't know what career questions you should be asking, make an appointment with a graduate student/postdoc career advisor at any time during your Ph.D. or postdoc - the sooner the better! Schedule your appointment on Handshake or call 215-898-7530.