Career Planning

Career Planning

Individual Career Advising for Postdocs
The Office of Postdoctoral Studies is pleased to offer confidential individual career advising sessions for all UW–Madison postdocs. More details including how to schedule an appointment here.

What to Look for When Searching for a Postdoctoral Fellowship; a Perspective from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Tuesday 11/6 3:00pm-4:00pm. 5001A Wisconsin Institutes for Medical Research. Questions? Contact Shelley Maxted (

Career Planning Workshops
Small group workshops specifically tailored to the needs of postdocs.

  • Assessing Your Transferable Skills – Thur Nov 8
  • Negotiation – Thur Dec 6
  • Converting Your CV to a Resume – Wed March 20
  • Interviewing Outside of Academia – Wed April 3

All postdocs welcome. Registration required. More details here.