GRADUCon is the university’s annual spring career conference for graduate students, postdocs, and recent graduate/postdoc alumni. The event features distinguished guest speakers, panel discussions featuring alumni, 1-on-1 chats, and informal networking sessions.
GRADUCon 2021 was held virtually on Thursday and Friday, April 1st and 2nd, 2021.
GRADUCon has several central objectives:
- Empower graduate students and postdocs in their career search by helping to identify the transferable skills that they are developing in the course of their academic work
- Provide concrete takeaways from the event, giving graduate students and postdocs specific next steps in their job search and a clearer vision of their career trajectory
- Foster cross-disciplinary and cross-program conversations about various job markets and career skills
- Connect graduate students and postdocs with advanced-degree alumni
Please see below for more information regarding upcoming and past GRADUCon schedules and panel details.