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ASPIRE Job Search Series for PhD Students and Postdocs

Explore topics specific to the job search process.

These will be an informal session where conversation and questions are encouraged.  Since the topics will change each meeting, feel free to attend as often as you wish.

All past session handouts can be found via the special Vanderbilt Box Job Search Series folder

 

Subscribe to the series Google Calendar here or to add specific sessions click the links in the table below.

 

Share the series! Download the Fall 2019 and Spring-2020-Job-Search-Series flyers.

ASPIRE Job Search Series 2019-2020

DateTitleSpeakerLocation
Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Preparing for a Teaching DemoCynthia J. Brame, Ph.D.
Associate Director of the Vanderbilt University Center for Teaching and Senior Lecturer in Biological Sciences
Light Hall 407
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
Resumes/Industry CVsKim Petrie, PhD
Assistant Dean for Biomedical Career Development,
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration and Ashley Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 415
Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Writing a Better Cover LetterKate Stuart, Assistant Director, BRET Office of Career DevelopmentLight Hall 407
Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Leveraging LinkedInKim Petrie, PhD
Assistant Dean for Biomedical Career Development,
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 407
Wednesday,December 18, 2019
Informational InterviewingAshley Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 415
Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Interviewing 101Ashley Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 415
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
Behavioral InterviewingAshley Brady, PhD
Assistant Dean of Biomedical Career Engagement and Strategic Partnerships
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 419
Wednesday, April 15, 2020
Writing a Better Cover LetterKate Stuart, Assistant Director, BRET Office of Career DevelopmentLight Hall 419
Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Resumes/Industry CVsKim Petrie, PhD
Assistant Dean for Biomedical Career Development,
Assistant Professor of Medical Education and Administration
Light Hall 419

Questions or suggestions for other topics?  Email Angela Zito at angela.zito@vanderbilt.edu