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Professional Development 

We have collected an extensive list of opportunities and resources to support the professional and academic development of our undergraduate and graduate students.

Opportunities for Undergraduates

Opportunities at various academic stages:

Opportunities to develop specific job search skills:

Opportunities for conducting undergraduate research:

Thinking about graduate school?

Opportunities for Graduates

Funding and Fellowship Opportunities:

Professional Development:

  • GradPathways Institute for Professional Development: The GradPathways Institute provides innovative programming based on 8 core competencies.  These include: Success and Socialization; Writing and Publishing; Presentation Skills; Teaching and Mentoring; Leadership and Management; Professionalism and Ethics; Career Management; and Wellness and Life Balance.
  • GradPathways Professors for the Future Fellowship: Professors for the Future (PFTF) is a year-long competitive fellowship program designed to recognize and develop the leadership skills of outstanding graduate students and postdoctoral scholars who have demonstrated their commitment to professionalism, integrity, and academic service.