In addition to the many programs that NYU graduate students can access at the Wasserman Center, they also benefit from a variety of special programs created with their specific needs in mind.

All upcoming Wasserman graduate events are posted on Handshake. Learn more by visiting Handshake > Events > All Filters > Labels and typing “graduate team wasserman.”

Graduate student programs and events are offered both virtually and in-person. Check Handshake for the most up-to-date information about how to participate. See below for samples of some of our past events.

Special Events

  • Applying to Doctoral Programs
  • Case Interviewing for Consulting
  • Fulbright Information Session
  • Grad Life 101: The Wasserman Center
  • International Grad Student Mixer
  • LinkedIn Tutorial & Headshot Photo Booth


  • Grad Level Job Search Planning
  • Grad Level Resumes and Cover Letters
  • Grad Level Interviewing and Networking
  • Grad Level Salary Negotiation

Graduate Career Series

Career Conversations

Learn from panels of industry professionals as they share insight into various types of career trajectories, including advice for people looking to launch their careers. Following the panels, there is dedicated time for students and alumni to ask questions of the professionals. Topics that have been covered in the past include:

  • Arts Careers
  • Consulting Careers
  • Data Careers
  • Entrepreneurship Careers
  • Government Careers
  • Healthcare Careers
  • Social Impact Careers
  • Writing and Publishing Careers

Doctoral and Postdoctoral Career Programs

Learn about job search strategies for doctoral students and postdocs looking to pursue an academic or industry career. These programs are done in partnership with the GSAS Office of Academic and Student Affairs and the Office of Professional Development. Topics that have been covered in the past include:

  • Consulting Job Search and Panel
  • CVs and Academic Cover Letters
  • Faculty Job Search and Panel
  • Nonprofit Job Search and Panel
  • Teaching Portfolios and Research Statements

International Student Career Series

Learn about career strategies and practice professional conversations with international students looking to work in the United States. A list of programs that have been offered include:

  • Leveraging Your International Student Identity
  • Professional Conversation Hour
  • Networking for International Students
  • The Job Search for International Students
  • The Value of Small Talk in the U.S.
  • Understanding the Job Offer