Careers Beyond Academia

We help Ph.D. students and postdocs from all disciplines make the most informed decisions possible about their career paths after Cornell. Our mission is to give you the chance to test drive specific aspects of various careers through flexible, experiential, empowering opportunities.

Spotlights

Experiential learning is an effective educational tool across many academic disciplines, including career development. We’reĀ  rethinking and expanding the training of predoctoral graduate students and postdoctoral scholars to include experiential learning opportunities. A newly published article, resulting from collaboration across nine institutions across the USA, provides an overview of four types of experiential learning approaches,…

Opportunities

If you are a Cornell doctoral student or postdoc interested in Public Communication of Science and Technology (PCST), and seek to network with others with backgrounds as: Researchers working on the theory and practice of science communication Communication staff working for research organizations Staff at science centres and museums Science journalists Students of the ethics…