Graduate College Career Services

Making Connections

The Graduate College Career Services office offers Iowa State University graduate students and postdoctoral scholars:

Contact Karin Lawton-Dunn – Graduate College Career Services Coordinator via email or via phone 515-294-6954 to discuss your needs. Join the ISU Careers LinkedIn group and join discussions about career searches.

Professional Development

Iowa State University also has a host of professional development opportunities available to graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. Please see the calendar for the most up-to-date information.

Time Category Event
02-19-2019 10:00am Career Cyclone Career Strategy Series - Week 3 & 4
02-19-2019 10:00am Career Cyclone Career Strategy Series - Week 4
02-19-2019 1:00pm Communication Title IX Training for Graduate Students and Post Docs: Related to Research
02-19-2019 3:30pm Management ISU Lib - READ ME: The 5 W's of Your Data
02-19-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE & Parks Library: Lit Review Without Tears: Tangible Strategies for Writing a Pain-Free Literature Review
02-20-2019 1:00pm Communication Title IX Training for Graduate Students and Post Docs: Related to TeachingTeaching Assistants and Post Docs
02-21-2019 9:00am Communication CCE Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp: Session I
02-21-2019 2:30pm Communication Thesis/Dissertation Seminar
02-21-2019 3:10pm Research ISU Lib - Open Access Publishing: Where do I Start?
02-25-2019 2:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Compiling your CV/Résumé
02-26-2019 1:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Composing the Cover Letter
02-27-2019 3:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Writing the Research Statement
03-04-2019 2:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Crafting the Teaching Philosophy Statement
03-05-2019 2:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Creating your Diversity Statement
03-06-2019 2:10pm Communication CCE Seminar: Enhancing your Networking Skills
03-06-2019 5:10pm Communication Thesis/Dissertation Seminar
03-07-2019 12:30pm Career Managing the Beast (CV): How develop a Comprehensive CV
03-07-2019 1:00pm Teaching Panel: OER Trailblazers Share their Stories
03-07-2019 3:45pm Communication CCE Seminar: Improving your Interviewing Skills
03-08-2019 1:00pm Teaching Guest Speaker: Nicole Allen, SPARC
03-08-2019 3:10pm Management ISU Lib - Getting Started with EndNote Web
03-12-2019 11:00am Career Translating the Beast (CV) To Beauty (Resume) in Industry and Academia
03-13-2019 11:30am Career Are you LinkedIn or Left Out?
03-25-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: Communicating Effectively Face to Face
03-26-2019 2:00pm Communication CCE Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp: Session II
03-27-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: You Should Have Heard Them Listen: Verbal and Nonverbal Approaches
04-01-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: Sticks and Stones Will Break My Bones and Words Will Never Hurt Me: Verbal Messages
04-02-2019 1:10pm Teaching ISU Lib - Copyright in the Classrooom: Guidelines for Instructors
04-03-2019 3:30pm Management Escape from Spreadsheet Hell
04-03-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: “It’s Not What You Said; It’s How You Said It:" Nonverbal Communication
04-08-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: It Takes Two: Conflict Management
04-10-2019 1:10pm Teaching ISU Lib - The Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon: Digital Humanities in Practice
04-10-2019 3:30pm Communication CCE Seminar: Small Talk That Takes You Big Places: Social Communication
04-22-2019 9:00am Communication CCE Thesis/Dissertation Formatting Boot Camp: Session III