Coaching &
Career Support

Although many PhD students decide to pursue academic careers, some students seek new research-based opportunities in industry or as consultants. In today’s competitive business environment, career success requires focused, strategic career management. The Career Advancement Centre at Smith provides comprehensive services and resources to achieve your career goals including:

  • Career direction and exploration
  • Personal branding (Resume, Cover Letter, Professional Pitch and LinkedIn)
  • Networking opportunities
  • Online resources
  • Job offers and salary negotiations

Career Coaching:
Our team of professional Career Coaches is available to work with you to define your career objectives, and, if required, help shape your job-search strategy and fine-tune your resume, cover letter and interview skills.


Career Development Sessions:
Queen's provides career-related information sessions, seminars, workshops and conferences to help you create and implement effective career management strategies.


Online Resources:
Smith also provides a broad range of online resources for networking, career planning and employment opportunities.