External Resources

Career and Professional Development

ASU Career and Professional Development Services Resume Dropbox Form 

Get feedback on your resume by Career & Professional Development Services. Upload your Resume, CV, or Cover letter and receive personal feedback within 3-5 business days.

 NIH OITE Career Services: Guide to Resumes & Curricula Vitae

A tremendously helpful guide on writing a resume or CV, tailored for scientists! This PDF gives specific guidance and tips on creating a strong resume or CV, along with specific examples of each.

Free Courses and Workshops

Free Courses in Sustainability online:
A list of 11 free sustainability courses provided by the United Nations.

The Explorer's Guide to Biology:
Diverging from the original science textbooks, The Explorer's Guide to Biology is a free-of-charge resource that allows learning Biology subjects in simpler ways. From learning concepts in depth, to insights from scientists involved, to multimedia concepts to help students learn in varying fashions.

Free workshops in Data Science: 

"The Unit for Data Science is a hub for trainings, research collaborations and student mentorship. It is a one-of-a-kind resource at ASU Library that connects students, faculty, and staff from all university-wide disciplines. By working with us, both students and faculty alike have grown their knowledge of data science and increased its impact on their work. By collaborating and mentoring, the Unit for Data Science pursues data science research that engages machine learning, data analytics, visual storytelling, network analysis, and text and data mining. Training opportunities to get involved and learn about data science are through self-paced tutorials and project collaborations, a free online Canvas course, a Podcast, and/or attend our Workshops and Open labs."

MyIDP provides exerceises to help examine your skills, interests, and values. They provide a list of 20 scientific career paths with a prediction of which one best suits your skills and interests. MyIDP also provides tools for setting strategic goals along with articles and resources to guide you through your scientific career choice.

Other Online Courses

University of New England: Online

Medical pre-req courses. Includes: Organic Chemistry I/II Lecture & Labs, Medical Terminology, Introduction to Sociology, Introduction to Psychology, Anatomy Lecture & Lab, Pathophysiology Lecture & Lab, etc..

Louisiana State University: Online

Self-paced online courses; many Psychology options.