Transitioning into the Academic World through Professional Associations and Conferences*
Welcome to the Walden University Career Center
Looking to advance in your career? Transitioning to a new job? Enhancing your professional development and network? We’re here to help you navigate your career journey! We encourage you to set goals and assume active stewardship of your career progress from the very start of your academic program.
The Career Services Center offers
- paths to self-knowledge;
- resources for job opportunities and career information;
- resume and curriculum vita tips;
- guidance on networking and branding;
- strategies to help you prepare for interviews and land the job
Career Services Welcome Video
(5 min 28 sec) Transcript (pdf)
Career Services Overview
During this fast-paced, 30-minute webinar, you will gain strategies for proactively managing your career throughout your academic program. We will cover our most used resources and services and answer your questions.
Thinking of updating your resume? Join us for Resume Cafe! During this interactive webinar, we will give you advice for developing an eye-catching resume and describe how our OptimalResume tool can make the process easier.
- Mon., June 15, 6:00 p.m. Eastern. Register here
Curriculum Vita (CV) Cafe
Many higher education teaching and research positions require a curriculum vita or “CV.” During our CV Café, we will review how a CV differs from a resume, describe the main sections of a CV, and share strategies for highlighting your accomplishments.
- Wed., June. 10, 5:30 p.m. Eastern. Register here
Are you prepared to demonstrate your skills, knowledge, and strengths with confidence during an interview? Join our Interview Café webinar to gain tips to prepare for your next interview and obtain answers to your specific questions.
- Wed., June 17, 6:00 p.m. Eastern. Register here
During your first one-on-one telephone appointment with the Career Services Center, we will collaborate with you to set career goals and discuss action steps towards meeting those goals.
If you experience problems with this website or find broken links, please email us at email@example.com.