Graduate Students

Graduate students navigate a myriad of challenges in their pursuit of a career.

The ASCC provides resources that are appropriate for all disciplines and backgrounds and encourages you to engage with the experts of your chosen fields for the most appropriate advice.

ASCC Career Development Resources

Consider individual career coaching to cover topics such as decision-making, resume writing & CV writing advice, interview preparation, as well as networking and job search strategies. Or to learn how your intensive studies have given you transferable skills for options outside of academia or during times of transition.

Career Fairs, Events & Presentations

Explore the variety of employer led and topically relevant career development events, and our career expos as ways to discover new opportunities.

If you have questions we can engage and assist in identifying the next step in finding a solution.

Additional Career Development Resources:

Versitile PhD

Versatile Ph.D. helps graduate students and new PhDs envision, prepare for and excel in non-academic careers. Here you will find a wonderful online community, an overview of PhD careers, PhD-appropriate job listings and access to a database of nearly 90,000 members.

Past Professional Development Presentations

Upcoming Professional Development Events

The WSU GPSA provides opportunities for students to build a variety of professional development skills including career preparation.

How Handy is Handshake?

Are you currently searching for a job on-campus or around Pullman, WA? Willing to work remote? Constantly searching for a summer internship near your hometown?

Save time on your job search by “saving your search” and–instead of spending 30 minutes …

By McKenzie Godfrey
McKenzie Godfrey Student Employment Coordinator
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How to Achieve Your Goals Over Break

As the much-needed Thanksgiving break is just around the corner, it may be incredibly tempting to kick up your feet and not think about school at all during the break. That being said, many students also use this time to …

By Kate Dehart
Kate Dehart Intern: Academic Coach
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Soft vs. Hard Skills: Striking the right balance for success

Things to think about when reading this article:

What workshops are available to help me develop either of these skills?

How can I identify ways of improving either of these skills?

**Remember that you can always reach out to the …

By College Recruiter
College Recruiter believes that every student and recent grad deserves a great career.
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Professionals to Beginners: Self-Assessment happens at all stages

Take a few minutes to breath and read through this quick, easy, and informative article.

Thriving at the Top by Ivy Exec delves into how senior professionals balance not only their work and personal life but also their dreams. It …

By Sarah Movius
Sarah Movius Career Center Graduate Assistant
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How to Make Friends in College 101 

Making friends in college can feel like a challenge for a lot of people, especially if the thought of talking to someone new makes you nervous. But, making friends at school can make the transition into college life much easier, …

By Bailey Kopp
Bailey Kopp GA: Academic Coach
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Featured Resources

Federal Internship Finder

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Dr. Karen’s Rules of the Academic CV

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Tuesday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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