Careers Beyond the Academy - Career Exploration

Career Options for PhDs
Career Services
Online Career Inventories

Career Options for PhDs

Humanities and Social Sciences

Career Alternatives for Art Historians Hosted by Notre Dame, this site contains a range of alternative career options and job search resources for those trained in Art History.

HASTAC ("haystack")  This site is a network of humanists, artists, social scientists and engineers committed to new forms of collaborations across disciplines fostered by creative uses of technology.

Non-Academic Careers for Scientific Psychologists     American Psychological Association

Mathematics and Sciences  Offers extensive career information.

BioScience Forum/NCPDG (formerly the Northern California Phamaceutical Discussion Group)
BioScience Forum offers you the chance to attend monthly presentations/discussions on life science industry-related topics and interact with working professionals in the biotech, pharma, and medical devices industries.

Thinking of a Career in Applied Mathematics?    The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

Career Services

The Career Center offers career development workshops for graduate students and PhDs. Career counseling is also available for individual assistance. Make an appointment with a PhD Counselor for help with identifying career options, job search strategies, mock interviews, and resume writing.

Online Career Inventories ImaginePhD is a free online career exploration and planning tool for PhD students and postdoctoral scholars in the humanities and social sciences. 

My Next Move Explore career options through this free resource from the US Department of Labor.

Career Navigator and Quizzes Take a battery of free career inventories, examining abilities, work values, and Preferences (data, people, things) courtesy of the Canadian government. Versatile PhD  is a free, online resource for graduate students, postdoctoral scholars and PhD alumni in humanities, and social sciences who seek career paths beyond the  professoriate. 

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