Develop Your Academic Network

Networking in academia is just as important as it is for careers in industry. Scholars who are connected and collaborative enhance their chances of progressing further and faster in their academic careers. This section provides resources to understand the importance of networking, getting the most out of networking opportunities, developing networking skills, professional relationships and becoming known as a scholar in your field.

This section includes:                                                                        

  • Why and how to network within academia
  • Getting the most from your conference experiences
  • Developing an online presence
  • Academic job search sites

Why and How to Network within Academia

Conferences

Your Online Presence

Having a strong online presence is becoming an increasingly important career building step for those entering academic careers. Articles cover why and how to develop your web presence.

Post-Doctoral Fellowships

Next Step: Academic Job Search