How to Get Hired: The Job Search and Application

Date & Time

Thursday, 02 December 2021
16:00 to 17:00



Offered by

Graduate Pathways to Success & the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers

Registration Closed / Past Event


It is never too early, or too late, to start thinking about how to approach your job search and application. This panel, hosted by the Centre for Student Involvement and Careers, is designed to provide you with perspectives and strategies around successful job search and applications from recent alumni who hold UBC graduate degrees. The following topics will be covered:

  • Choosing what jobs to apply to
  • Networking and job searching
  • Crafting and tailoring applications

There will also be time for Q&A.


  • Rafaeal Hossain, MASc. in Electrical Engineering, Project Engineer at LabTest Certification Inc.
  • Tamiza Nanji, PhD in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Corporate Trainer at PocketPills
  • Kate Sedivy-Haley, PhD in Microbiology and Immunology, Researcher at Council of Canadian Academies
  • Kejia Wang, MA in English Language and Literature, Board Coordinator & Policy Analyst at Resident Doctors of BC

Registration Information

General registration opens on Monday, November 22nd, at 9:00 AM PST.

Priority will be given to UBC graduate students registered in the current academic session. After registering, you will receive confirmation and additional event details within 2 - 3 business days at the e-mail associated with your account. If you experience any difficulty using the online registration tool, please e-mail us at

DON'T BE A NO-SHOW: Please email us at least 24 hours prior, if you are no longer able to attend this event. If available, we can provide you with resources related to the session topic when you cancel.


If you have a disability or medical condition that may affect your full participation in the event, please email, 604-827-4578, well in advance of the event.