Career Center

Attend Career Fairs

SEC & ACC Virtual Career Fair - Featuring 22 SEC & ACC Universities

Date: TBA
You are invited to interact with students and alumni via chat sessions.  There is no charge for students so we anticipate an exceptional turnout.

Just in Time Career Fair
April 8, 2015

Registration Coming Soon
The "Just-in-Time" Career Fair is a great opportunity to identify candidates for some or your organization's most pressing full-time openings. This fair will provide you access to a candidate pool comprised of Duke University's best and brightest seniors and graduate students that possess the wide variety of functional skill sets, academic preparation, and professional experiences necessary to meet many of your key recruiting needs.

TechConnect

September
Location: TBD
Information
The two-part event, hosted by Duke's Pratt School of Engineering, the Department of Computer Science, and the Career Center, consists of a moderated panel discussion from technology industry leaders, including a question and answer period for students to inquire about tips and techniques for searching, interviewing and choosing a job. Following the panel discussion, there is a networking reception.

Fall Career Fair
September
Wilson Gymnasium
A link to registration
will be provided here, closer to the event.
Duke University's annual Career Fair attracts companies across all industries including, but not limited to: business, technology, engineering, education, and government. The Career Fair provides a great opportunity for employers, students, and Career Center staff to meet and discuss your organization, career opportunities, and effective recruiting strategies. By participating in the fair, your organization will gain exposure to graduate and undergraduate students across all majors.

Nonprofit & Government Career Fair
Thanks to everyone who attended this year, Thursday, October 16, 2014
Bryan Center, West Campus

We will update this information when the next fair is scheduled.
The Duke Career Center would like to invite you to participate in our Nonprofit and Government Career Fair, in collaboration with Duke Engage, Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke Law School, and the Nicholas School of the Environment.  The event is open to all undergraduate students and graduate students (excludes MBA).

A Night with Industry:  Biotechnology
This was a great event on Thursday, November 13, 2014
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
   (6:00 - 7:00 Panel discussion; 7:00 - 9:00 Employer and student networking)
Gross Hall (West Campus)

We will update this information when a new event is scheduled.

Cost to attend: $75 for up to three attendees
Attend the first networking night exclusively for employers in the biotechnology industry and students interested in pursuing biotech careers. The evening begins with a panel discussion consisting of employers in the biotechnology space followed by informal networking among students and employers. Expect to meet some of the most talented students from both the undergraduate and graduate student population with career interests in biotechnology while creating awareness of your organization and opportunities for students!

Employers will have a bistro table for the networking portion. We ask employers to refrain from bringing large displays but encourage bringing flyers and other information to give to students. Light refreshments will be served. Questions? Email Anne Lyford at anne.lyford@duke.edu.

North Carolina Master's & Ph.D. Fair
November
Friday Center, Chapel Hill, NC
Registration will open fall 2015
You are invited to an information exchange and recruiting forum unmatched in this region. Meet advanced degree candidates in all disciplines--the biomedical and basic sciences, engineering, social sciences and humanities. Our fair is a collaboration between the career services of six  central North Carolina universities. Participating employers can expect more than 600 master’s and doctoral degree candidates and postdoctoral fellows. Most attendees will complete their advanced studies or postdoctoral research within 1 or 2 years. New opportunities are available for Information Sessions during the fair.

Questions about career fairs should be directed to career-employer@studentaffairs.duke.edu or call 919-660-1053.

Career & Summer Opportunities Fair

January
Wilson Gymnasium
Registration will open late 2015
Targeted to undergraduate and graduate students interested in internship positions, as well as full-time employment. This Fair attracts employers from all industries and students from all majors (excludes Law, MBA) and is a great way for you to meet a large number of students.