Category Archives: Professional Development

Beyond The Ph.D.

On Thursday, March 13, USC’s Postdoc Association held its annual event, “Beyond the Ph.D”, designed to provide advice and perspective to people who Ph.D. students and postdoctoral fellows in all fields who all need to have a real job someday and may not be sure what to do. After all, graduate advisors tend to encourage remaining in academia, being that they love it. I live-tweeted as much as I could under the hashtag #BeyondThePhD. I went to panels for engineers, but I think the advice I heard was very generic.  Continue reading