Careers in Mind

Psychology Career Symposium

May 18th, 2019, UC San Diego Career Center

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Mark your calendar for the Psychology Department's annual Career Symposium, Careers in Mind!  Meet Psychology alums and community members working in fields relevant to you!  Hear their stories, get advice, ask questions, and network!

Careers in Mind 2019 Schedule of Events

  • 12:30 pm - Check-in
  • 1:00 pm - Welcome
  • Immediately following a short welcome - Panel 1 / Breakout 1 / Small Group Discussions
  • 2:00 pm - Panel 2 / Breakout 2 / Small Group Discussions
  • 3:00 pm - Panel 3 / Breakout 3 / Small Group Discussions
  • 4:00 pm - Panel 4 / Breakout 4 / Small Group Discussions
  • 5:00 pm - Networking Mixer

Anticipated panels include: Counseling & Clinical Psychology Careers, Working with Children, Exploring Business Psychology, and Psychology and Beyond

Anticipated breakout sessions may include: Networking, Translating Transferable Skills, Grad School 101, Psychology and Healthcare Careers

Register for Careers in Mind 2019

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General registration begins on April 8th. 

At registration, students will be asked to provide preferences for panels, breakout sessions, and small group discussions.  Students will receive their individual schedule for the day at check-in.

Alumni Participation

If you are a UC San Diego Psychology alum interested in sharing your expertise with our students, please contact us at to discuss participating in this year's event!

Careers in Mind 2018

Careers in Mind 2018 was a great success and we're so proud of what we accomplished in our first year!

Click here to see last year's schedule, speakers, and videos.