Career Resources

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The Graduate School works to expand the career resources available to UT Austin graduate students. Toward that goal, the Graduate School has partnered with the following University and external partners to provide comprehensive services and resources.

Alt-Ac Career Coaching

Liberal Arts Career Services has teamed up with the Graduate School to provide alt-ac career coaching for all graduate students, regardless of discipline. Visit with a career coach to convert your CV to a resume, prepare for interviews and market your skillset effectively. Liberal Arts students, register here. Non-Liberal Arts students, register here.

The Versatile PhD

The Graduate School provides pre-paid subscriptions for all UT Austin graduate students to The Versatile PhD, the oldest and largest online community dedicated to non-academic and non-faculty careers for graduate students.

HireUTexas Job Board

Access HireUTexas to search for career-related and professionally-oriented job and internship opportunities with employers seeking to Longhorns for positions from entry-level to senior management.

IE Career Resources

These are resources for graduate students offered by the Intellectual Entrepreneurship program, a Cross-Disciplinary Consortium at UT Austin. Includes tools such as National and local Web resources, building a CV and job letter, applying for postdoctoral fellowship, and links to non-academic market, among many other resources.

Vick Center for Strategic Advising & Career Counseling

The center offers private confidential career counseling appointments for graduate students pursuing both academic and non-academic career paths. Career counseling provides the opportunity to self-reflect, brainstorm career ideas, research career information and develop search strategies.

my IDP

An individual development plan (IDP) helps you explore career possibilities and set goals to follow the career path that fits you best. By the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

More Than Money Careers

Do you want a career that makes an impact on the world but you don't want to live paycheck to paycheck? Would you love to work for a company like TOMS but you need help identifying potential employers? The Graduate School is pleased to introduce a new tool to help find your path to service through well-paying jobs. More Than Money Careers (MTMC) was designed for students who want jobs that maximize income and impact. MTMC can help you learn more about careers in corporate social responsibility, impact investing, international development, clean tech, education reform and more. Use this resource for free by creating a log in using your utexas email account.

The University has pre-paid your MTMC subscription - create your account to use the service at the UT Austin MTMC page.

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Events & Workshops

Communicating Your Value
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
10:00-11:00 a.m.
Liberal Arts Career Services, FAC 18
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GSA Bootcamp
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
7:00-9:00 p. m.
Student Union Santa Rita Room (UNB 3.502)
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Skill Sets for Grad Students Preparing for the Job Market
Tuesday, November 4, 2014
Noon- 1:00 p.m.
CLA 1.302B
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RSVP for this event here http://bit.ly/1yzrOiq

Bioscience and Biotechnology Career Fair
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
Time: 1:00-5:00 p.m.
Texas Union Quadrangle Room (UNB 3.304)
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Graduate Students Career Transitions Group
⋆ Converting Your CV to a resume ⋆
Wednesday, January 21, 2015
9:00-10:00 a.m.
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⋆ Identifying Your Transferable Skills ⋆
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
9:00-10:00 a.m.
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⋆ The Alt-Ac Job Search ⋆
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
9:00-10:00 a.m.
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⋆ Preparing for Behavioral & Case Interviews ⋆
Wednesday, April 22
9:00-10:00 a.m.
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