Yale Center for Teaching and Learning

Crafting a Compelling CV & Cover Letter in the Sciences and Social Sciences


Graduate & Professional Students

Event Time 

Tuesday, November 16, 2021 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

Location of Event: 

Online via Zoom

Event Description 

What is the current state of your CV? Do you know what to include in a cover letter? This workshop will help you write your own CV and cover letter for fellowships, post-doc and faculty positions, and other academic applications in the sciences. We will cover the fundamentals of writing a CV and cover letter as well as discuss samples together. We will also help you reflect on your own experiences and start crafting a compelling CV and cover letter. You can also pre-register for a discipline-specific writing clinic with GWL Fellows to review your CV/cover letter!

Intended Audience: PhD, Master’s, and Professional School students in the sciences and social sciences. 

Register here.