Careers Centre

Resume preparation

The Careers Centre has an online, self-paced resume-and-cover-letter-writing tool called Resume Express. Regular Resume Rescue workshops are organised for students who need personal help.


Careers Centre events

Some past events with the Career's Centre include:

  • "The Thesis Whisperer" presented by Dr Inger Mewburn

  • An Exceptional Career in Government, Politics and International Relations: How it can be achieved

  • Love, life and laughter after a PhD

Upcoming events that may interest you are:

Date

Time

Description

Tue 20 May

4.30-6pm

Careers in academia Q & A panel
Our panel of academics will share stories about their academic career, advice for research students, guidance on progressing a career in academia, & the current highlights & challenges within academia. Students will have the opportunity to ask the panel questions about careers in academia.
Click here to view full details and to book online to attend - unikey login is required

Thu 22 May

12-2pm

Practice your interview skills
This practical session for Higher Degree Research students is designed to maximise your performance during an interview. This session is tailored for academic research and industry work.
Click here to view full details and to book online to attend - unikey login is required

Tue 27 May

10.30-11.30am

Resume Rescue for PhD and Masters (Research only) students
Resume Rescue for PhD and Masters (Research only) students is a hands-on workshop offering students specific and practical feedback on their resume.
Click here to view full details - unikey login is required

All events are free for University of Sydney students.

The Careers Centre's complete events calendar provides details of all its activities.