Career related

CareerHub, UCLA Professional & Career Development for Postdoctoral Scholars and Graduate Students 

Graduate Division’s professional development website – your one-stop-shop for UCLA career and professional development resources. Includes:

UCLA Office of Instructional Development
UCLA Office of Instructional Development runs courses on a range of subjects, with a particular focus on effective teaching. Whether it is facilitating an innovative teaching method, implementing an emerging instructional methodology and technology, developing an effective assessment tool, or tackling your instructional challenges.
Versatile PhD (to sign on, click here and access “Versatile PhD – UCLA Logon” under the “Resources” tab)

Versatile PhD is a web-based professional development portal to help you envision, prepare for, and excel in non-academic careers. If you’re concerned about the academic job market, or thinking about non-academic careers, now is a great time to take advantage of Versatile PhD. UCLA subscribes to VPhD’s resources, and you have access to them!

GRAPES database

The UCLA Graduate and Postdoctoral Extramural Support (GRAPES) Database lists many major fellowships.

Dashew Center for International Students & Scholars

Dashew provides a range of services for international postdocs.

 PhDs at Work

A professional networking and job advertisement site for non-academic/industry PhDs. PhDs at Work is an online space that promotes shared learning, making new connections, and smoothing the academia to industry transition by connected PhDs to colleagues who have already made the transition.

 

The Professor is In

Advice on academic career management for postdocs and doctoral students. Personal consulting services (e.g., speaking, writing and interview skills) can be purchased.

Chronicle of Higher Education

An amazing journal and an amazing website.