For PhDs and Postdocs: Ace Your Interview for Employment in Non Academic Careers- Consulting Focus

Note:  The workshop is limited to UCSF students and/or postdoctoral scholars only

Registration required (click HERE to register)

Are you a postdoc or PhD student who needs to practice for upcoming interviews? Learn strategies to optimize your interview skills and leave interviewers with a memorable impression!

Join us for an interactive workshop that will help you prepare to answer interview questions confidently and concisely and present yourself in a way that clearly shows you are a top candidate.

Learning Outcomes:
By the end of this workshop you will be able to:

  • Outline a strategy for answering questions based on your most relevant experiences 
  • Frame your answers to different types of interview questions in an organized and concise way 
  • Recognize different types of interview questions and practice how to best answer them 


Please note:

  • March is Consulting Month, so we'll target a few slides on preparing for consulting interviews, however, this workshop will serve PhDs and Postdocs who are looking at other non-academic careers.

  • A light lunch will be provided during this session. Please be sure to register for this event in order to secure your meal. 

  • This event is co-sponsored by the UCSF Consulting Club​​​​​

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Genentech Hall, Room N-114
600 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94158

Event Type



Students, Postdocs


Mission Bay


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