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Career Development

We all want to feel like we are contributing, growing, and enhancing our career prospects. A number of initiatives have been delivered or are in the works.

Grow Your Career Workshops


In July, 2019, NUSAC and Human Resources partnered to deliver half-day “Grow Your Career” Workshops in Chicago and Evanston.

  • 409 staff attended, a 152% increase from last year
  • Participants gave positive feedback. The sessions had an overall rating of 4.34/5.00.
  • Topics included navigating the Northwestern job search process, identifying career aspirations, resume writing, interviewing, networking, and demystifying Northwestern compensation.

Explore the presentations 

Career Website Enhancements

A number of new features on HR's career website make it easier to find open positions. 
  • Filter the open positions list by your preferences.
  • Set up alerts that will notify you of open positions that meet your preferences.
  • Find the name of the Talent Acquisition Partner on job postings (for internal applicants only) who you can contact for more information about the posting.

Visit the Careers website

And coming in FY20 - additional workshops, resources and tools for your career development.