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Canadian Career Symposium for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Date & Time

Monday, 18 October 2021 - 10:00am to Thursday, 21 October 2021 - 1:30pm
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Graduate and Postdoctoral Development Network


From October 18 to October 21, 2021, GPDN is hosting the annual Canadian Career Symposium for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows aimed at professional development and career exploration.

Registration is open to graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from sponsoring institutions. Registration will open on October 1.

All sessions will be in English.

This symposium includes a keynote address by Molly Grisham, owner of the Influence LLC leadership academy, and presentations by GPDN members and invited experts on topics including career self-assessments, labour market research, informational interviews, networking, and research impact. In addition to these sessions, the symposium will host career panels featuring speakers with advanced degrees discussing their experiences in government, consulting, and alternative teaching professions. 

Download the agenda.  A detailed program will be available closer to the event.

For more information please visit the Graduate and Postdoctoral Development Network website.

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