Final Years

During the final years of graduate study, students should be prepared to identify jobs, submit application materials, understand interviewing basics, and more.

► Understand the timeline for a job search

► Utilize career development resources offered at professional organization conferences and their websites

► Have your application materials reviewed by graduate career services or faculty in your department

► Understand the basics of interviewing

► Learn about salary negotiation

► Prepare the basics of your job talk (if applicable)

► Attend professional development workshops

► Continue to pursue publishing and conference opportunities

► Continue to network