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Career Conversations

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Sharing career insights with each other.

We are holding quarterly sessions called “A Day in the Life of a ....” to help you understand various staff roles at Stanford as you plan your career path here.

This series facilitates sharing key information about specific roles from staff who are currently in those roles, and was well received. 

Upcoming Career Conversations

Career Conversations will be held once every quarter.

Day in the Life of a Research Administrator on Feb. 24. View calendar details and RSVP! Limited space to attend in person, but anyone/everyone can Zoom in!

May/June: Finance (Date TBD)

July/August: Student Services (Date TBD)

Previously Recorded Conversations

View the recording of "A Day in the Life of a Director of Finance & Operations". Video transcription available.

View the recording of "A Day in the Life of a Director of Finance & Operations; continued conversations".

View the recording of "A Day in the Life of a Research Administrator". Video transcription available.

Post Career Conversations Session Recommendations

After attending or viewing these sessions, we hope that you are inspired to network with others to learn more about their roles. Here is a tip sheet that may be helpful for preparing to make new connections.

We will be adding to this recommendation list as our program develops.