Need help navigating your industry or academic job search? Wondering where your career could go after your postdoc training?
Take advantage of the library of career books established by the Office of Postdoctoral Studies and the UW-Madison Postdoctoral Association.
To check out a book, or make a request for a new book, contact Andrew Cusick (firstname.lastname@example.org).
“So What Are You Going to Do with That?”: Finding Careers Outside Academia
Susan Basalla and Maggie Debelius
Designing Your Life
Bill Burnett and Dave Evans
The Professor is In
The Academic Job Search Handbook
Julia Miller Vick and Jennifer S. Furlong
Next Gen PhD: A Guide to Career Paths in Science
Melanie V. Sinche
Career Options for Biomedical Scientists
Edited by Kaaren Janssen
Alternative Careers in Science: Leaving the Ivory Tower
Edited by Cynthia Robbins-Roth
Industry Career Success
Academic Career Success - As a Professor
At the Helm: Leading Your Laboratory
Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty
Burroughs Wellcome Fund and Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Marketing for Scientists: How to Shine in Tough Times
Marc J. Kuchner
Academic Career Success - As a Postdoc
The Chicago Guide to Your Career in Science: A Toolkit for Students and Postdocs
Victor A. Bloomfield and Esam E. El-Fakahany
A PhD Is Not Enough!: A Guide to Survival in Science
Peter J. Feibelman
What They Didn't Teach You in Graduate School
Paul Gray and David E. Drew
Advancing Postdoc Women Guidebook
Edited by Belinda Lee Huang, Ph.D.
Leadership and Management Skills
Lab Dynamics: Management and Leadership Skills for Scientists
Carl M. Cohen and Suzanne L. Cohen
Becoming a Project Leader
Alexander Laufer, Terry Little, Jeffrey Russel, and Bruce Maas
For Office Use Only:
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