Career Development

CaPS: Networking Opportunities

CaPS professional development funding opportunities

Centre for Teaching and Learning

CTL offers a variety of career services to support teaching and learning. With the exception of the August Teaching Orientation, all CTL sessions and symposia are open to graduate students. The CTL Resource Library has a numbe rof books, journals and videos on teaching and learning topics that can be borrowed by graduate students.

FGSR professional development opportunities

Graduate Teaching and Learning Program

The Graduate Teaching and Learning Program is an initiative of the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research (FGSR) and participating departments of the University of Alberta who recognize the importance of developing the teaching and learning skills of graduate students, as well as assisting with the professional development of graduate students who intend to pursue academic careers.

My Individual Development Plan

An individual development plan (IDP) helps you explore career possibilities and set goals to follow the career path that fits you best.

Student Success Centre

The Student Success Centre Resources (previously known as the Academic Support Centre) offers Learning Resources and Writing Resources to enhance students' learning and writing skills, including exam-writing skills. The Centre offers in-person workshops and seminars throughout the term, online workshops, and one-on-one sessions. It does offer specific graduate student oriented workshops.

WISER (Women in Science, Engineering & Research)

The WISER Network is designed to connect early-career women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) with each other and with the information, resources, support, and professional development opportunities they require to advance in their careers.