Opportunities

Opportunities is the page to be if you're looking for academic, public or private sector job boards and career support, networking, internships and other hands-on learning experiences, campus and community volunteer initiatives, more!

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InterviewStream

Career Support

The "go to" resource for practicing & preparing for interviews. Create a free account with your McMaster email.

OSCARplus

Job Board

McMaster University's student employment portal.

Versatile PhD

Career Support

Online forum for PhDs looking beyond academia, including job listings, networking opportunities and more.

Orientation Webinar for International Grad Students

International Student | Deadline: Thursday, May 31, 2018

Check out our Orientation Webinar and accompanying resources for new graduate students at McMaster.

University Affairs Job Postings

Job Board

Academic and administrative positions in higher education.

The Professor Is In

Career Support

Academic job career advice from Karen Kelsky.

The Career Directory for New Graduates

Job Board

A job postings board that lets you search by degree and field of study.

Teaching Philosophy Statement

Career Support

Advice from Cornell University.

Quint Careers

Career Support

Build your informational interview question list with 200 sample questions.

PhDs at Work

Career Support

An online network where PhDs transitioning into industry can share what they've learned, while building their network.

Ontario Public Service Careers

Job Board

Available employment positions with the Ontario government.

Ontario Internship Program

Internship

Paid internships with the OPS.

Jobs on Toast

Career Support

Career and employment resources for PhDs.

Interviewing for Academic Jobs

Career Support

Comprehensive academic interview guide.

Chronicle of Higher Education

Job Board

Job postings, including faculty positions.

Canadian Heritage Information Network Job Postings

Employment

Positions available in culture and heritage.

Idealist.org

Career Support

Connecting idealists with opportunities for action.

Summer Institute of Awesome

Volunteer

Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows help fill a summer service gap in local school programs

H-Grad

Career Support

Confidential discussion board for current graduate students about grad student issues.

Government of Canada

Job Board

Jobs with the federal government.

Glassdoor

Career Support

Information on company culture, interview questions and salaries.

From PhD to Life

Career Support

Resources, tips, strategies and stories on life after the PhD.

Freshgigs

Job Board

Marketing, communications and creative jobs.

City of Hamilton Careers

Job Board

Job postings available at the City of Hamilton.

Chronicle Vitae

Career Support

Free online dossier service.

Charity Village

Job Board

Job postings and career resources for the non-profit sector.

Canadian Research

Job Board

Academic research positions in Canada (includes some postdocs)

Ask a Manager

Career Support

Career advice on real problems from a real manager, Alison Green.

#withaPhD

Employment

Live Twitter chats, twice a month.

PairIn

Career Support | Deadline: Monday, December 31, 2018

An online survey tool to help you understand your strengths and skills, and what areas you need to develop to achieve your goals. PairIn Personal allows free access to the survey tool.

The PhD Forum

Career Support

A LinkedIn Group for current graduate students.

Research Statement

Career Support

Advice from Cornell University.

BioTalent

Job Board

Job postings for the bio-economy.

Graduate Student Recognition Awards

Campus Community

An annual award opportunity for McMaster's graduate student community. Graduate Student Recognition Awards acknowledge the contributions of graduate students, supervisors and staff to McMaster University.