Lynda.com membership:Lynda.comoffers in-depth online video training for many software packages. The University pays for everyone with a NetID to have access to these resources. Topics such as working with Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint, Word), Adobe Creative programs (Photoshop, Illustrator), programming with R, Python and courses on understanding big data.
National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity The University has an institutional membership, and as a graduate student, you may sign up for an affiliate membership free of charge. The organization offers various webinars and multi-week courses on topics such as writing grant proposals, writing a scholarly paper, teaching undergraduates, work-life balance and many other subjects.
Versatile PhDoffers the most comprehensive source to discover careers outside of academia, for STEM, Social Sciences and Humanities.
TheScience careerswebsite, maintained by AAAS, has numerous articles, booklets, webinars, and forum discussions about several different sectors that employ Ph.D.s, including academia, industry, policy and government.
TheOffice of Intramural Trainingat the NIH provides many resources for various career paths and development of transferable skills, includingvideosof professional development seminars.
TheCIRTLnetwork (Center for the Integration of Research, Teaching and Learning) started as an NSF-funded, multi-institutional effort, to achieve excellence in teaching and learning in undergraduate STEM education. The site provides numerous resources, including information on writing teaching statements, teaching with technology, addressing diversity in the classroom and many others.