Yale's Office of Career Strategy supports students in the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and postdoctoral associates and fellows engaged in the exploration of careers outside the academy.  Our office provides the resources to guide graduate students and postdocs through every step of the job search process, from industry research to salary negotiations.

    • Master's Students
    • Doctoral Students
    • Postdoc
    Skills Emphasized
    • Job Search
    • Professional networking
    • Communication and Presentation
    • Professional Development
    Services Offered
    • Career Counseling
    • Resume Review
    • Seminars
    • Workshops
    • Job and Internship Postings
    • Alumni Career Network
    External Partners
    • Private companies/industry
    • Non-profit organizations
    • Federal agencies
    • Recruiting companies
    • Other universities and/or colleges
    • Alumni
    • Entrepreneurs/Self-employed
    University Collaborations
    • Center for Teaching and Learning
    • Office of Postdoctoral Affairs
    • Graduate Student Life
    • Office of International Students and Scholars
    • Association of Yale Alumni
    • Yale Professional Schools
    • Office of Institutional Research


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