As the semester gets under way, you might like help looking for a job or writing that paper. The Office of Career Planning and Professional Development can assist.

Our office offers Career Advising Appointments and Graduate Writing Consultations. Each one-on-one meeting is confidential and lasts 45 minutes.

At a Career Advising Appointment, you might

  • Develop a career planning strategy
  • Review your job documents
  • Do a mock interview
  • Take a career assessment
  • Address concerns about all types of job searches, including the faculty job search

At a Graduate Writing Consultation, you might

  • Discuss
    • Thesis/Dissertation Proposals or Chapters
    • Graduate Coursework
    • Professional Documents (conference, publication, or application materials, e.g.)
  • Address
    • “Big issues” (brainstorming, organization/structure, logic/“flow,” audience)
    • Narrower concerns (grammar, style, word choice, punctuation, sentence flow, clarity)

You can learn more, and schedule an appointment, by clicking here to talk to a Career Adviser or here to talk to a Writing Consultant.

We look forward to seeing you soon!