The mission of Career Services at Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences (WCGS) is to provide comprehensive vocational support to our students through regular and special programming as well as individualized career coaching. By partnering with faculty and administrators, as well as student groups, we offer tailored services and resources targeting the unique career needs of WCGS students. Finally, developing relationships with relevant employers helps us to enhance industry exposure and promote the strengths of WCGS students as they enter the working world.
Career coaching is an opportunity to talk with a career professional regarding your vocational planning, strategy, and goals.
Drop-in hours are available weekly from 1pm-2pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays on Zoom (prior appointment not needed). For the link to this resource, please email Dr. Leukart at AUL4001@med.cornell.edu.
The Career Development Workshop series addresses common career development concerns for biomedical graduate students.
The Career Conversations series is a bi-weekly discussion with an individual professional talking about their career path and current job.
Special events, including the Business Etiquette Dinner, alumni networking events, the Tri-I Career Symposium, and the Diversity Week Eaarly Career Panel, are offered throughout the academic year; for an updated listing of these events, email Dr. Leukart, check the student events spreadsheet, or refer to the weekly Career Announcements emails.
To request a workshop for your class, student club, or other event, please email Dr. Aubrey Leukart at AUL4001@med.cornell.edu. Please note that at least two weeks’ notice is required for event requests; events outside of regular business hours, or those with an anticipated attendance of ten students or less, will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
An important goal for the Office of Career and Professional Development is to provide responsive services to our employers to help meet their recruiting needs; opportunities for enhancing brand awareness and recruitment include:
...and others! To help build your brand on campus and recruit from Weill Cornell Graduate School, please email Dr. Aubrey Leukart, Manager of Career and Professional Development, at AUL4001@med.cornell.edu.