2018 NC Master's & Doctoral Career Fair

2018 NC Master's & Doctoral Career Fair
Nov 13 2018 -
12:00pm 4:00pm
The Friday Center, Chapel Hill
Type of Event: 
Career Fair
For Graduate Students

Graduate and professional students and post docs in humanities/social sciences and STEM fields are cordially invited to attend this event at the Friday Center put on by 6 NC institutions (Duke, NC State, UNC CH, UNC Charlotte, UNC Greensboro, and Wake Forest).

To view the employers that are participating in this Fall’s event, see: https://sites.google.com/view/nc-masters-doctoral-fair/home/information-for-students-postdocs-alumni?authuser=0

Note: The doors of the Career Fair will not open for students until 12 pm. Additionally, a student lunch will not be served during the fair. Please plan accordingly for both.   This event is not open to MBA, JD, MD, or DDS students unless they hold a PhD, MA, MS, MPH, MPA etc. For more information, contact the event administrator: Amy Blackburn: amy_blackburn@unc.edu

Prepare for the Career Fair:

  • Prepare for the career fair by watching this Slide Show - voiced over ppt with tips from the 2017 Fair.
  • Business professional attire is strongly encouraged
  • Food will not be served at the fair for students, please plan accordingly
  • The doors will open for students promptly at 12pm
  • Preview the 2018 Employer List here, and begin researching the employers

Employer Information Sessions

  • Sessions will be offered during the day of the fair at The Friday Center for all attendees. There is no pre-registration for students required. Each session will be 30 minutes in length. View the list of the employers that will be holding Information Sessions: 


Room 1: Azalea Room 2: Mountain Laurel
12:30pm: ORISE -Department of Defense Programs 12:45pm: BD (Becton, Dickinson & Company)
1:15pm: Research Square 1:30pm: State Street Corporation
2:00pm: Sandia National Laboratories - National Security Programs 2:15pm: Wells Fargo
2:45pm: Danfoss 3:00pm: Procter & Gamble (P&G) - R&D
3:30pm: Defense Intelligence Agency  

UNC-CH Student registration link:  https://apps.research.unc.edu/events/index.cfm?event=events.eventDetails&event_key=8B505049DFEBDBF87453510E7BFB19

Parking Map & Directions: https://fridayconferencecenter.com/about/