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ASPIRE Job Search Series: Resumes/Industry CVs

Apr. 24, 2020—Thursday, November 19,  2020 11:00 am Registration required here Thursday, May 20, 2020 11:00am Registration will open closer to the event ***Although this event has previously been a drop-in event, please note that since they are now virtual, we are requesting a registration so we may provide you a Zoom log-in.*** Kim Petrie, PhD Assistant...

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How should the APA Style reference for an accepted presentation appear on my CV when the conference has been canceled?

Mar. 18, 2020—With many conferences and conventions being cancelled to help curb the spread of COVID-19, the questions arises on how to reference an accepted presentation on your CV when that conference has been cancelled. As your work was peer reviewed and accepted you will want to include this on your CV. Check out this post from...

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CIRTL Network presents Developing a CV or Resume

Apr. 24, 2017—Description **Registration for this workshop will be open from 11AM Central Time on May 29 through June 14. This workshop has a cap of 60 students.** As grad students and postdocs prepare to launch their careers, they'll need to prepare different types of CVs and resumes for different types of positions and institutions. In this...

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Do You Speak Resume?

Dec. 21, 2016—Your CV is a long and detailed record of your achievements. Education, research, teaching, service — it’s all there. By contrast, a résumé is like a highlight reel. There’s a lot you’re going to have to leave out as you transform your CV into a résumé. And what you leave in will have to be...

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“PhD Career Finder” tool on Versatile PhD

Jul. 31, 2015—The Versatile PhD (VPhD, for short, in this blog post) is an online resource and community for PhDs considering careers outside the "traditional" academic faculty route. The Vanderbilt Graduate School is an institutional subscriber to VPhD, so Vanderbilt students and postdocs have access to all of VPhD's premium content. This includes real-life examples of PhDs and ABDs who...

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Resume 101 is back!

Jan. 11, 2015—  For the third year in a row, Dr. Kim Petrie will be presenting, "Resume 101," the popular seminar that arms BRET PhD and postdocs with a robust resume. In this seminar, you’ll learn how to craft a compelling résumé that showcases your professional skills and accomplishments. We’ll discuss the differences between CVs and résumés,...

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