Rackham supports graduate students and postdoctoral fellows in developing strategies, plans and networks to be successful in their professional development during their U-M experience, and as they transition into their careers. To achieve this, we focus on three key areas: core skill development, career development, and job search skill development. The video below provides more detail. To read more blog posts by Paula, visit http://www.rackham.umich.edu/blog/author/pwishart/ Paula Wishart leads our Professional Development area. You will see her behind the scenes coordinating professional development offerings for graduate students with our campus partners such as Sweetland Center for Writing, The Career Center and the Center for Research on Learning and Teaching – and you will see her front and center leading practice sessions such as interviewing, professional communication and negotiation.
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