The Walter S. and Lucienne Driskill Graduate Program in Life Sciences (DGP) is committed to helping students succeed in their chosen careers both inside and outside academia. DGP and Northwestern University provide a variety of resources for students to learn about possible careers, develop skills needed for those careers and secure job placements in their chosen fields. For more information about the types of careers our students pursue after graduation, please see our Alumni page. Learn more about our career development programs below.
See upcoming events or deadlines for career development programs across Northwestern University as well as a sampling of past events.
Learn about our seminars/workshops series run by the life sciences PhD programs (DGP, IBiS, and NUIN).
Discover the ways in which students can expand and tailor their learning experience to fit their career goals.
Connect with local and university student groups focused on career development.
Discover Northwestern University career resources.
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Join the Northwestern University BioOpportunities LinkedIn group to connect with current and former students and postdocs across Northwestern biology programs.