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PHutures is the Johns Hopkins University professional development and career connections office serving all doctoral students and Postdocs, especially at the Whiting School of Engineering and Krieger School of Arts and Science. Read more about the new PHutures office.


Horizons by Hopkins 

Watch last year’s Doctoral conference recorded keynotes, panel discussions & workshops on the PHutures YouTube channel. – Watch & Subscribe

PHutures Offerings

PHutures help prepare and empower Ph.D. and Postdoctoral students for internships & careers within and beyond Hopkins. Check out this month’s career development opportunities

Virtual Drop-ins are Tuesdays at 3 pm ET

Tuesdays’ at 3! Take a break from research, hangout & work on your career strategy with your peers in small group settings.  

Personalized Consultations with Roshni

Personalized Career Consultations with Roshni. Book Here

Need to discuss next career steps or get your application materials looked at? Make an appointment to talk it out with Roshni. Now extended to 6 pm on Mondays.  

Review of Application Materials | Mock Interviews | Career Strategy | Impostor Fears | International student career strategy | Informational Interviews | Career Decisions | Salary Negotiation

Topics of discussion can include:  Document Creation (CV, Resume, Cover Letter, and Statements), Career Management, Interviewing, Professional Branding, Job Search Strategy, Networking, Industry Insights and Self-Discovery. Book a 30-min appointment to discuss your Career strategies and set achievable goals. For PhDs and Postdocs only.

Interested in receiving customized Job Alerts & Participating in a Fall Recruiting Events?

Spotlight on Creative Careers

“Everything you can Imagine is Real” said Pablo Picasso, but what if you could re (imagine) your career path to reflect who you are? A true creative? We highlight creative careers or careers at creative organizations.

Featured Visionary | TED Talk with Rahaf Harfoush 

Our obsession with productivity is making us less creative and leading to burnout. In this Fireside Chat, TED talk speaker and author of “Hustle and Float” will discuss her book and share her thoughts on getting things done without actually burning out! 

Click Here to watch Rahaf’s TED Talk


Virtual professional & career development events for Doctoral Students and Postdocs.

PhD Chats: Career Conversations
Panel style informal conversations with experts from various backgrounds. Zoom breakout rooms will be available for more in-depth conversations with multiple panelists. 

Grad Chat: Informational Interviews and How to Have Them”

Grad Chat: When Should Graduates Students Think About Their Careers?

Grad Chat Biotech Industry

PhD Chat: The NHA Advocacy Experience!

PhD Chat: Careers in Science Policy

PhD Chat: Taking Control of Your Job Search

PhD Workshops and Seminars
Essential skills based workshops that will highlight communication, teamwork, career readiness, career management, barriers to embracing success (impostor fears, dealing with failure), leadership & assertiveness and more.

Workshop Rewinds
You can find most of our previous and upcoming workshops on the PHutures YouTube Channel. Subscribe Here!

Preview of Previous Workshops:

Small Group Sessions

“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much”

Meet with a group of your peers from different backgrounds this month to practice sharpening your Interview skills. Work alongside groups of ~4-5 fellow students to discuss best strategies to approach your career! Log in from home or lab to quickly connect and to brush up on essential skills. Sign up Here.

Small Group Drop-in sessions every Tuesday at 3! Register Here

PHutures OnDemand: The JHU PHutures Channel


Content! Content! Content!


The PHutures Career Corner Blog |Every other Friday

This year, expect career content (articles, spotlights, videos) to be delivered straight to your inbox! We are working on a career blog to host all our content!

Humanities to Consulting (H2C)


PHutures YouTube Channel

Have you checked out the PHutures YouTube Channel?

This is your one stop shop to pick up critical skills in professional and career development! Learn how to craft impactful academic, non-academic CVs and LinkedIn profiles. Learn tips on how to approach folks for Informational interviews and a lot more!

New Content on YouTube – Subscribe and turn on notifications here

Find previously recorded workshops & brand-new short tips video to help you navigate through all things career

  • Subscribe to the PHutures YouTube Channel to view previous recordings!
  • Join the PHutures LinkedIn Group
  • Stay tuned for regular Tips and Information via Email or Social Media.


PHutures Groups for Easy Access and Conversation

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Personalized Consultations with Roshni:

PHutures WhatsApp Group: 410-804-6833 



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