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Current GSAS Students: Schedule a one-on-one individual meeting with a career advisor in-person, over the phone, or via Skype.

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· Select "Schedule A New Appointment."

GSAS Alumni: You have lifetime support of GSAS Center for Career & Professional Development. For an appointment in-person, over the phone, or via Skype contact our office at 781-736-3402.


Contact us to discuss your recruiting needs;
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Prepare Your Applications

Crafting Your Resume

For non-academic jobs, you will need to create a resume that is appropriate for the position and field to which you are applying. Here are some resources and samples:

Need more resume help? Watch our Resume Writing Guide Workshop.

Creating a Curriculum Vitae

CVs are needed to apply for academic positions. A CV is a thorough account of your academic, research, teaching, and presentation history. Your CV should be reviewed by Career Services and your departmental advisor to ensure it is tailored specifically to your field.

Creating a Winning Cover Letter

A cover letter goes hand in hand with your resume, provides an introduction to who you are, and describes why you are a good fit for the open position. Here are some resources and samples: