PhD Pathways Career Planning and Preparation Workshops: UPC Campus Schedule

September 17, 2019

Building your CV
Dr. Geoffrey Spedding provides students with an overview of developing and formatting a professional curriculum vitae (CV).
Date: Wednesday, October 2
Location: UPC Campus, VPD LL 101
Time: 12:00-1:30 pm

Professional Resumes for PhDs

Esther Lanier from the Career Center provides PhD students with an overview of how to develop a professional resume and tailor that resume to the position you are seeking.
Date: Wednesday, October 9
Location: UPC Campus, TCC 227
Time: 12-1:30 pm

CV/Resume Review
Applying for a new job? Doing a yearly resume refresh? Looking for a next step? Our professional resume/CV review event is for you! Our online, cloud-based platform makes it easy and fun for you to participate. Sign in from your home, office, smartphone or tablet. Participants engage in a 10-minute texted-base chat with a USC Career Center counselor. Chats are 1-on-1, text-based and timed (10-minutes). Counselors will review your resume/CV in real time and offer you one-on-one feedback.
Date: Wednesday, October 23
Time: 6-7:30 pm
Location: Online

You’re hired! What’s next? Surviving the Academic Environment and Sustaining Yourself
Summary: Congratulations, you’ve signed a faculty contract! What lies ahead? Join Sally Pratt, Vice Provost for Graduate Programs and Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures, for a discussion on preparing for the next steps in your career. If you considering a future in academia, this workshop is for you.
Date: Wednesday, October 30
Time: 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Location: UPC Campus, VPD LL 101

Please contact Ashley Brooks,, with any questions.

Published on September 17th, 2019

Last updated on April 2nd, 2021