This workshop is a step-by-step guide to navigating the negotiation process, especially when it comes to managing your emotions.
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- Tuesday, February 28, 20179:30 am to 11:00 am
- Tuesday, February 28, 201712:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Learn how alumnus William Choi navigated a path from academia to consulting after receiving his Ph.D. in Economics from Duke. Dr. Choi began his career as a Senior Consultant at Micronomics/InteCap before transitioning to a role as Economist with Econ One Research Inc. He is currently Managing Director with AlixPartners in the San Francisco Bay area.
- Wednesday, March 1, 20171:00 pm to 2:30 pm
According to employers, job applicants who write persuasive cover letters can surge ahead in the competition for interviews. In this workshop you will learn a powerful structure for your cover letters and how to make explicit the fit between what you bring and what the employer wants.
- Wednesday, March 1, 20173:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Humanities and social sciences graduate students hone their writing and editing skills throughout their programs. What kinds of career opportunities exist for those interested in leveraging these skills professionally? Our panelists will share their experiences as writers, editors, and in communications work.
- Thursday, March 2, 20179:00 am to 5:00 pm
Save valuable time and meet employers online in virtual chat sessions.
- Thursday, March 2, 20179:00 am to 10:30 am
Data science was the top-rated career path of 2016 according to Glassdoor. The analytical and technical skills needed for data science are often a good match for people with advanced STEM degrees.
- Friday, March 3, 20172:30 pm to 4:00 pm
In this workshop, Professor Corey Robin will talk about strategies for reshaping scholarly work for a non-specialist audience and using the skills and insights developed through academic research to create and animate public discussion.
- Monday, March 6, 2017 to Friday, March 10, 2017
In this free online panel discussion, hear from ABDs and PhDs from Humanities and Social Science fields who have made the transition to careers in think tanks.
- Tuesday, March 7, 201712:00 pm to 1:30 pm
Want to learn more about careers with nonprofit organizations? Join us for an engaging discussion with 4 experts from nonprofit organizations in North Carolina. During this program, students will learn about the different types of careers available and the skill set it takes to work in nonprofit sector!
- Tuesday, March 7, 20173:00 pm to 5:00 pm
This workshop will provide information and exercises for developing comprehensible, participant-friendly processes for ensuring fully-informed human research subjects.