Versatile PhD

Versatile PhD is the oldest, largest online community dedicated to non-academic and non-faculty careers for PhDs in humanities, social science and STEM. Graduate students at Harvard have free access to the resources on Versatile PhD through an institutional license. Some of the resources from Versatile PhD include:

  • The PhD Career finder, which offers comprehensive resources to identify and explore career options for PhDs 
  • The Options 4 Success program, a career exploration and professional development program that is designed to help graduate students and postdoctoral scholars identify viable career paths, understand the link between their degrees and the professional world, and confidently manage the transition from university to high-quality professional placement
  • Forums for engaging in discussion with other users about career development
  • Information on meetups (including ones in Boston!) for students, postdocs, and professionals to network

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