PhDs and Postdocs: Resume & Cover Letter Writing for Non-Academic Search

Monday, September 28, 2020 at 12:00pm to 1:15pm

Virtual Event

- Identify the key components of a resume for non-faculty positions with a focus on your target audience.
- Learn how to best communicate experience to a specific target audience for non-faculty positions.
- All strategies apply to: How to get into the YES pile/move forward after an initial view of your resume.
- Focus on U.S. search with some tips for other countries
- We will briefly review qualities of an effective cover letter.
- Format: Presentation with a focus on the foundational parts of a resume and a focus on your questions.

Open to MIT Postdocs and Ph.D. students.  Registration required via Handshake

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