Undergraduate Resume & Cover Letter drop-in hours will be held from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. this week Monday, December 5 - Wednesday, December 7th, and Friday, December 9th at the Science Library, G50!

Graduate Students

Welcome UAlbany Graduate Students!

The Career and Professional Development office provides a wide range of services and resources to support our grad students. From exploring careers options, to helping you leverage your advanced skills and expertise, to crafting a targeted resume or CV, the staff are here to help in your career growth and development.

To make an appointment to meet with a career staff person, please visit Handshake.

Students Encouraged to Use Messaging Feature on Handshake

Using the messaging feature on Handshake could set you apart from other application candidates, learn more from Handshake:

By Jessica Pugliese (she/her)
Jessica Pugliese (she/her) Career Advisor
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4 Salary Negotiation Tips (Including Sample Scripts)

Negotiating your salary can be one of the most stressful parts of the job search process—but it doesn’t have to be. If you’re well prepared to negotiate, you’ll relieve yourself of nearly all your negotiation stress. So, here are four …

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Why the Model Minority Myth is so Harmful

Being a diverse individual is something to be celebrated! But the reality of a workplace can sometimes be at times jarring when one faces micro-aggressions or being in a lagging-behind-the-times work culture. In this article from the Harvard Business Review, …

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her) Career Advisor
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40 Job Ideas in International Affairs

Take a look at this article in the What Diplomats Do blog and their suggestions on the 40 jobs in International Relations/Affairs:

https://www.whatdiplomatsdo.com/post/studying-international-relations-these-40-jobs-are-the-future

 

By Megumi Kim (she/her)
Megumi Kim (she/her) Career Advisor
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34 Sample Questions to Ask During a Full-Time Job Interview

Unsure how to respond when an interviewer asks “Do you have any questions for me?” Click the link to read thoughtful answers to that question:  https://joinhandshake.com/blog/students/34-sample-questions-to-ask-during-a-full-time-job-interview/

By Jessica Pugliese (she/her)
Jessica Pugliese (she/her) Career Advisor
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Workshop Request Form

If you would like to request a Career and Professional Development Workshop, please do so here.

Contact & Location

Phone
(518) 437-4900
Address

Science Library - G50
1400 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12222

CPD Service Hours

Office Hours Undergraduate Drop-ins
M 8:30 - 5:00 2:00 - 4:00
T 8:30 - 5:00 2:00 - 4:00
W 8:30 - 5:00 2:00 - 4:00
TH 8:30 - 5:00  
F 8:30 - 5:00 2:00 - 4:00