In order to guide graduate students and postdoctorals to be well-rounded, effective professionals in their current and future careers, university faculty and administrators across the country have developed a series of proficiency areas that we all strive to demonstrate in our professional lives. These “core competencies” make up a successful scholar in the academy and a proficient professional outside of it.

UCLA Core Competencies

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