Interviewing for Jobs Outside Academia

Getting an interview means the employer sees you as a qualified candidate and is interested in hearing more about your training, skills and experience. To succeed, prepare effectively and look your best. The resources below will support you in every stage of the interview process, including preparing for an interview, presenting your skills, experiences and interests effectively, and following up professionally with an employer. Check out our guide and our own Bill Lindstaedt's iBiology tutorials below.

Effective interviewing for industry positions

Negotiating compensation in industry 

 

 

Upcoming Events


Wed
22

Every Month Series: Navigating the Application to Your Career in Industry (Parnassus)

Date: January 22, 2020
Time: 12:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Fri
24

Having a Career Conversation with Your Research Mentor (Mission Bay)

Date: January 24, 2020
Time: 10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Tue
28

Networking at a Mixer (Parnassus)

Date: January 28, 2020
Time: 12-1pm