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Jul 12, 2021

Advice From Newly Hired Assistant Professors

NC State postdoctoral scholars who have recently transitioned to new faculty positions, share their advice for navigating the faculty job market. 

Informational Interview

Jan 28, 2021

Investigating Opportunities

An NC State PhD candidate reflects on the value of conducting informational interviews with former trainees now working in a variety of careers. 

NC State Campus in Fall

Aug 18, 2020

Alumni Insights with Daniel Morales, Ph.D. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering

Daniel Morales, Ph.D., Technical Director of the Consumer-Packaged Goods business at PreSouter Inc. and an NC State alumnus discusses his career with current graduate student Srivatsan Ramesh. 

Samit Chakraborty

Aug 11, 2020

Inside My Grad Life: Study, Research, Social Life and Beyond

Wilson College of Textiles PhD student Samit Chakraborty shares his journey from Bangladesh to NC State researcher, including tips and resources for new and returning grad students. 

Work group at HZO

Jul 21, 2020

From the Lab to Leadership

Jim Fahey, Ph.D., CEO of HZO discusses his career path from graduate student to business leader and shares his insights on career transitions. 

Mira Abed

Jan 12, 2018

Americans Want a Say in Human Genome Editing

Student Mira Abed used a summer internship with the Los Angeles Times to explain the results of a survey on how Americans feel about CRISPR. 

Tova Williams

Jan 12, 2018

We Need More Industry Immersion Programs

Tova Williams, who participated in the Graduate School's Industry Immersion Program last summer, tells why the experience is important for doctoral students and postdocs who want jobs in industry. 

Jan 12, 2018

Striving to Build a Safe, Sustainable Apparel Industry

Ph.D. student Rejaul Hasan seeks ways to support sustainability in Bangladesh's apparel industry. 

three team members by bike

Feb 22, 2017

Graduate Teams Showcase Business Ideas

At NC State, entrepreneurship is a part of our culture. Learn more about the recent Product Innovation Lab, where interdisciplinary graduate teams compete to see who has the best business idea to bring to market. 

Chesnutt and Jones talking

Jan 19, 2017

Making the Most of Mentorship

Gail Jones, College of Education, and her doctoral student Katherine Chesnutt describe the importance of mentorship during graduate school. Watch the video. Provost's Office News