Santa Barbara—Fall 2016

In collaboration with UC Santa Barbara, HumWork hosted a partner summit to convene key stakeholders—including national associations and funders, graduate students, faculty mentors, career center professionals, and professional organizers—to reflect on best practices for supporting the professionalization of humanities PhDs. Unlike past workshops, which have focused on a combination of skill-based sessions and community-building conversations…

Silicon Valley—Spring 2017

On May 1, 2017, HumWork hosted a sixth workshop at UCSC Silicon Valley Extension Campus in partnership with UC Santa Cruz. Inspired by its location, Humanists@Work Graduate Career Workshop – Silicon Valley engaged the synergistic possibilities at the intersection of new media, community engagement, education and public humanities that is characteristic of the greater Bay Area. Workshop Sessions…

Los Angeles—Spring 2016

Our LA Humanists@Work event was held on May 9, 2015 at the Japanese American National Museum in Los Angeles, CA. Workshop Sessions Stories from the Field Four UC Humanities PhDs share their stories as humanists at work in the world. Keith Danner Lecturer UC Irvine Melanie Ho Executive Director, EAB Strategic Research The Advisory Board Company Stephanie Schrader…