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Doctoral Career Exploration Group

A graphic for the "Doctoral Career Exploration Group" event on October 5.

Would you like to explore the career options available to you after completing your doctoral degree at Duke? If you answered yes, this group is for YOU! 

Join the Duke Career Center for a 5-week in-person series from October 5th to November 2nd dedicated to career exploration led by career advisers.  In this group setting, you will learn how to: 

  • Connect your skills, interests, and values to a wide range of occupations 
  • Use a strategic approach to career exploration and research
  • Make informed career decisions 
  • Effectively connect with Duke alumni and other professionals 
  • Build a strong career community to last a lifetime  

This series is intended to be exploratory and most appropriate for doctoral students who plan to graduate in May 2023 or later. This group is open to students enrolled in doctoral programs of The Graduate School and the Divinity School.  Participants should commit to attending each session. Please note, there will be a small amount of pre-work between sessions. 

This event is sponsored by Duke Career Center. Questions? Contact Lauren Coury, Career Advisor/Career Specialist, at


Communication, Professional Development, Professionalism and Scholarly Integrity, Self Awareness