The Ninth Annual GRADUCon will be held on
Friday, April 6, 2018 at International House. 

GRADUCon is the University of Chicago's annual career conference just for graduate students and postdocs. It is a fantastic opportunity to explore careers in academia, industry, nonprofits, and government. The day includes panels, workshops, discussions, and the chance to talk one-on-one with employers and alumni about diverse career trajectories.

This year’s GRADUCon will include discussions on the following topics:

·         Careers in Data Science

·         Careers in Think Tanks

·         Careers in Museums and Cultural Institutions

·         Careers in Science Writing

·         Careers in Intelligence

·         Working at Liberal Arts Colleges

·         Finding Jobs in the U.S. for International Students

·         Careers in Foundations

·         Careers in Financial Services 

·         Careers in User Experience Research

·         Industry Research Careers for Scientists

·         Alternatives for Teachers

·         Careers in Consulting

·         First Year as Faculty (Humanities/Social Sciences)

·         First Year as Faculty (STEM)

·         Writing Careers for Humanists and Social Scientists

The full day’s schedule can be found here.