Career Development

Useful links for Postdoc career development:

National Postdoctoral Association: Site for the US but has a lot of applicable information for Canada and general postdoctoral career advice.

Canadian Association of Postdoctoral Scholars:

Nature Jobs: Career Toolkit from Nature Website: Includes Job Postings and Career Advice.

Science Career Magazine: Includes Job Postings and Career Advice.

NB: People are able to join different NPA and CAPS postdoc groups on LinkedIn. This provides a lot of useful information.

Science Career Magazine: Includes Job Postings and Career Advice.

McGill Career Planning Service

List of academic positions

New Scientist Jobs

The Chronicle of Higher Education (jobs, articles)

Job Site with PhDs

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Career Booklets:

National Institute of Health (NIH) Postdoctoral Handbook

Putting Your Science to Work: Practical Career Strategies for Scientists and Engineers

Science Careers on Building Relationships.

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Articles of Interest:

New Scientist: Eight ways to set yourself apart as a postdoc

Science Careers: How to write a cover letter by Peter Fiske

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