Non-Academic Career Paths: There’s Hope! Even For You Humanities Types Like Me
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What are the non-academic career options for PhDs, especially those in the social sciences and the humanities? What are the DOs and DON'Ts of the non-academic job application, the pre-interview, the interview, and the follow-up? Dr. Dean Oliver from the Canadian Museum of History shares his wealth of experience hiring and working with PhDs, and offers tips for your future career.
Presenter: Dean F. Oliver (Ph.D., York) is Director, Research at the Canadian Museum of History, Ottawa. He was formerly Assistant Director of York University’s Centre for International and Security Studies and, from 1996-98, a post-doctoral fellow at the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs. He has taught military history, political science, and international security.
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