PHutures is the Johns Hopkins University professional development and career connections office serving all doctoral students and Postdocs, especially at the Whiting School of Engineering and Krieger School of Arts and Science. Read more about the new PHutures office.
Did you miss the Horizons by Hopkins Doctoral Conference?
Watch recorded keynotes, panel discussions & workshops on the PHutures YouTube channel. – Watch & Subscribe
PHutures help prepare and empower Ph.D. and Postdoctoral students for internships & careers within and beyond Hopkins. Check out this month’s career development opportunities
Virtual Drop-ins are Tuesdays at 3 pm ET
Tuesdays’ at 3! Take a break from research, hangout & work on your career strategy with your peers in small group settings. Register Here
Topics of Discussion for April to come:
Personalized Consultations with PHutures
Every Monday Personalized Career Consultations with PHutures. Book Here
Need to discuss next career steps or get your application materials looked at? Make an appointment to talk it out with Roshni. Now extended to 6 pm on Mondays.
Review of Application Materials | Mock Interviews | Career Strategy | Impostor Fears | International student career strategy | Informational Interviews | Career Decisions | Salary Negotiation
Topics of discussion can include: Document Creation (CV, Resume, Cover Letter, and Statements), Career Management, Interviewing, Professional Branding, Job Search Strategy, Networking, Industry Insights and Self-Discovery. Book a 30-min appointment to discuss your Career strategies and set achievable goals. For PhDs and Postdocs only.
Interested in receiving customized Job Alerts & Participating in a Fall Recruiting Events?
- STEM | Register Here
- Chemical and Biological Sciences | Register Here
- Humanities & Social Sciences |Register Here
Conversations that Empower!
Every month, chat with carefully curated panelists with different areas of expertise and on diverse topics.
April Chats to come!
Featured Visionary | TED Talk with Rahaf Harfoush –
Our obsession with productivity is making us less creative and leading to burnout. In this Fireside Chat, TED talk speaker and author of “Hustle and Float” will discuss her book and share her thoughts on getting things done without actually burning out!
Click Here to watch Rahaf’s TED Talk
Virtual professional & career development events for Doctoral Students and Postdocs.
PhD Chats: Career Conversations
Panel style informal conversations with experts from various backgrounds. Zoom breakout rooms will be available for more in-depth conversations with multiple panelists.
Grad Chat: Informational Interviews and How to Have Them”
Grad Chat: When Should Graduates Students Think About Their Careers?
Grad Chat Biotech Industry
PhD Chat: The NHA Advocacy Experience!
PhD Chat: Careers in Science Policy
PhD Chat: Taking Control of Your Job Search
PhD Workshops and Seminars
Essential skills based workshops that will highlight communication, teamwork, career readiness, career management, barriers to embracing success (impostor fears, dealing with failure), leadership & assertiveness and more.
New Workshops Coming Soon.
You can find most of our previous and upcoming workshops on the PHutures YouTube Channel. Subscribe Here!
Preview of Previous Workshops:
- 5 Common Resume Mistakes and How to Fix Them
- Academic Job Search: Cover Letters and CV’s
- Writing an Effective Research Statement
- Leveraging LinkedIn: By Roshni Rao, PhD.
- Career Strategy for International PhDs: Thinking Ahead
- Careers in the Humanities & Social Sciences
- Design Your Career – Using Design Thinking to Find Your True North
Small Group Sessions
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much”
Meet with a group of your peers from different backgrounds this month to practice sharpening your Interview skills. Work alongside groups of ~4-5 fellow students to discuss best strategies to approach your career! Log in from home or lab to quickly connect and to brush up on essential skills. Sign up Here.
Small Group Drop-in sessions every Tuesday at 3! Register Here
PHutures OnDemand: The JHU PHutures Channel
Content! Content! Content!
The PHutures Career Corner Blog |Every other Friday
This year, expect career content (articles, spotlights, videos) to be delivered straight to your inbox! We are working on a career blog to host all our content!
Humanities to Consulting (H2C)
PHutures YouTube Channel
Have you checked out the PHutures YouTube Channel?
Find previously recorded workshops & brand-new short tips video to help you navigate through all things career
- Subscribe to the PHutures YouTube Channel to view previous recordings!
- Join the PHutures LinkedIn Group
- Stay tuned for regular Tips and Information via Email or Social Media.
PHutures Groups for Easy Access and Conversation
Stay connected with Roshni from PHutures:
PHutures WhatsApp Group: 410-804-6833