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4th Annual Beyond the Professoriate, the Online Career Conference for PhDs...

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Learn about PhD jobs and careers . . . and how to get them!

Beyond the Professoriate is the online conference for PhDs in career transition. Ten sessions of presentations and discussion with PhDs working in non-faculty roles in a variety of jobs and careers. Learn from PhDs who've been there, done that!

The 4rd annual conference took place in May 2017. All conference sessions were video recorded and are available to watch on demand through 4 June.

Full conference tickets are only US $59 + the Eventbrite processing fee.

Career Panels

  • Careers in Higher Education
  • Careers in Government
  • Careers in Nonprofits
  • Careers in Industry or Business
  • All now available in streaming video format in our online platform; each panel is 80 minutes long

Professional Development Sessions

  • Leveraging Your PhD: Identifying Career Paths to Suit You and Your Goals (Catherine Maybrey)
  • Stages of the Job Search Process (Rachel Leventhal-Weiner)
  • Your Resume & Cover Letter (Kristine Funch Lodge)
  • Build Your Brand & Your Network (Jared Wesley)
  • How to Articulate Your Transition Story in a Non-Academic Interview (Heidi Scott Giusto)
  • The Hiring Process (Josh Magsam)
  • All now available in streaming video format in our online platform; each session is 1 hour long

2017 Quick Facts

  • 4th Annual Beyond the Professoriate, the Online Career Conference for PhDs
  • 11+ hours of on-demand streaming video content
  • Videos available to watch through 4 June 2017
  • 16 panelists and 6 invited speakers
  • Produced by and for PhDs from a wide variety of disciplines
  • More than 750 tickets sold for the 2014-16 conferences, combined
  • 2016 attendees: 39% STEM, 26% humanities, 18% social sciences, 6% health, 5% education, 7% other

For more information, including the full program and speaker bios, check out our website.

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How do I "attend" the conference?

The conference was held live via webinar technology, and all videos are now available to stream on our private online platform. When you purchase your ticket you'll receive all the information you need to log into the site and watch the videos whenever you like through 4 June 2017.

Can I purchase tickets for my students or postdocs?

Each year about half our sales are to university offices and departments. Encourage your faculty of graduate studies, graduate or postdoc professional development office, or program chair to purchase a group of tickets for you and your peers!

Ready to purchase? You can get single tickets or receive a discount on larger orders. For 10 or more tickets, save US $5 off the total cost of each ticket; for 20 or more tickets, save US $10 off the total cost of each ticket. The discount is automatically applied when you select the appropriate ticket option in Eventbrite. Full details and instructions on our website.

Can I get a discount?

Group discounts are available for 10 or more tickets. Choose either the 10+ or 20+ Group Purchase option during checkout and the discount will be automatically applied.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email us at info@beyondprof.com. If you want to reach either Jen or Maren specifically, we are at jen@beyondprof.com and maren@beyondprof.com.

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