Office of Career & Professional Development

We teach UCSF students and postdoctoral scholars the professional skills required to navigate their careers successfully.

August is National Wellness Month!


OCPD Counselor Sara Ayazi

Have you had your annual career checkup yet? At the Office of Career and Professional Development, we believe career satisfaction has a large impact on other aspects of our lives, including our health and well-being. August is National Wellness Month, and we want you to take care of your professional self by scheduling an appointment with a career counselor to get - and keep - yourself on track. Our team of counselors are available to discuss all aspects of the career and professional development process—from self-assessment to career exploration to job/residency preparation.


Level up your interpersonal skills at school and work 

 "How to De-Escalate an Argument with a Coworker,by Liane Davey, over at the Harvard Business Review.