Career Action Series

In partnership with the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR), the Career Centre will be offering monthly roundtable discussions to help graduate students and postdoctoral fellows take action on their careers. This is an opportunity for you to have your career questions answered. 

One hour PD credit is available for graduate students who complete the Google document post-event. Please confirm with your department/faculty that they will accept this session towards the PD requirement.

Registration is now open via campusBRIDGE.

spring/summer 2022 Online Discussion Series

Interview Skills - May 11, 2022, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

For most people, participating in job interviews is not a common activity. Preparing for them can feel like a daunting task.  What are employers expecting? What will they ask?  What can you do to prepare for your next interview? We will share some tips to help you ace your next interview.

Negotiation Jitters - June 15, 2022, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

You are getting ready for your job interview and have questions about start dates, wages, and more. What types of things can you negotiate? Who starts this process? Can you negotiate once you have the job?  Let’s test your negotiation skills!

Navigating the workplace - July 13, 2022, 12:00 - 1:00 p.m.

Every transition in your life requires you to adapt to new expectations and leaving behind your graduate program/Postdoc to move into a new career role is no exception.  We will share some common sources of tension and how you can better prepare yourself for your new job role.

To learn more about Professional Development opportunities for graduate students, visit the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research website.