Welcome to the Career Development Center
Securing your PhD and achieving scientific successes are important milestones, but scientists also need a range of other soft skills to advance their career, from proposal writing and presentation techniques to policy fundamentals and networking.
While AAAS has already been meeting the professional needs of the scientific community through MemberCentral and ScienceCareers, we now have expanded our offerings to include the Career Development Center.
We want to be your destination for finding high-quality, on-demand courses that augment your STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) education and bridge professional gaps. And, as an AAAS member, you receive exclusive content and preferred pricing. Join AAAS now or renew your AAAS membership today to optimize your Career Development Center experience.
Career Pathways: What Your Grad Advisor Didn’t Tell You
This course explores career pathways available to graduate students and those graduating in the near future. Career Pathways addresses several questions including: How to stand out as a candidate for research; other options in education and how to prepare for them; improving communication skills; various options in the job market; unpacking and promoting your skill sets; your strategy for the job you want and reconciling your work/life balance.
Non-Member Price: $59.00
Best Practices for Writing NSF Grant Proposals