Career Development Workshop

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The Career Development Workshop is an opportunity for graduate students and postdocs to learn more about potential career paths, build their professional network, and apply practical advice to the next phase of their careers. 

The Leadership Alliance Executive Office, in partnership with Vanderbilt University, is pleased to invite you to participate in a two-day Virtual Career Development Workshop [VCDW].
Save the Date: July 28-29, 2021
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Participants can expect to leave this workshop with:

  • A professional development plan
  • An expanded professional network of peers and mentors
  • Tools to market themselves to potential employers
  • Advice to improve their resumes or CVs
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“The Career Workshop introduced me to a diverse group of people with many different stories to tell. The workshop provided a space where I felt I belonged to a community that is supportive of my goals.”
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Camila Uzcategui

Ph.D. Student, University of Colorado Boulder


of participants expand their network of career mentors

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participants have a clear idea of how to market themselves in academic and non-academic careers.


of participants leave with a clear understanding of the skills they need to be successful in their desired careers.