February 21st: Introduction to Professional Development Seminar for 1st & 2nd Year Doctoral Students

Date and Time

Thursday, February 21, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

ADAPT Stage Event Type


Professional Development Topic

Career Exploration or Development


O'Hara Student Center, Dining Room

Interactive Workshop

Intended for doctoral students within the first two years of their studies, this seminar is designed to be a call to action for doctoral students to take ownership of their career planning and professional development in the same way they will be responsible for their scholarly development.

This seminar will highlight the importance of early career planning and professional development to all career options, including careers in academia.

Engaging in career planning and professional development early in one’s doctoral studies will provide Pitt graduates a competitive advantage when they are ready to enter the workforce, regardless of their career path.​

Sponsoring Entity: 
Center for Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Development (DPCD)
Target Audience: 
Graduate Students (Doctoral)
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