Welcome to the OCPD
Our mission? To teach UCSF biomedical students and postdoctoral scholars the professional skills required for career success.
Shine in your Video Interviews
With the arrival of COVID-19, video interviews for jobs, postdocs and residencies is the new norm. We've got a checklist to help you handle your next video interview with confidence!
Are you Connected?
Have you signed up for UCSF Connect yet? Meet UCSF alumni who have expressly stated that they are open to informational interviews, CV reviews and mentoring!
Planning Your Faculty Career
Our extensive set of resources to support trainees in getting faculty positions includes short videos, frequent accompanying workshops on Zoom, online resources, and 1:1 counseling.

Are You A Health Professional Student Looking For A Flexible Remote Work Study Position For The Upcoming Year?

May 5, 2022

Look no further!  OCPD is hiring multiple work study eligible Health Professional students for Career Peer Liaison roles for the upcoming year.  Incoming first year students are highly encouraged to apply as well.  Check out our job application video below and apply today!


What We're Talking About

OCPD Creates New Tool for Evaluating Multiple Opportunities

April 12, 2022

Linda Louie, program director, career exploration, experiential learning, and employer engagement and Bill Lindstaedt, assistant vice chancellor, career advancement, international and...

Are you writing an NIH grant?

March 23, 2022

grant icon, blue ribbon on background of a sheet of paper with text linesKnow what you're aiming for!

View a successful NIH grant from our library of successful awards in F30, F31, F32, K08, K23, and K99 mechanisms. Seeing what a successful grant looks like is an invaluable resource for anyone writing a grant,...


Featured from our Opportunities Board

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Summer Internship in the Translational Medicine Group


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