CCEE Graduate Professional Development

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Professional Development Support for Graduate Students

Our office provides professional development support for all graduate students in the Department of Civil, Construction, and Environmental Engineering at NC State University.

Programming for CCEE Graduate Students

Fall Semester 2020 Programming

Online Workshops

Check out the full schedule on our Workshop Series page.

Miss a workshop? No problem! All workshop materials are posted on this site after the workshop. Select "Past Workshop Materials" under the Home page tab above.

Individual Student Support

Drop in office hours are available for any current CCEE graduate student on Tuesdays at 1pm. No appointment necessary! Simply visit during office hours.

One-on-one appointments are available by request. Email the director at

Possible topics include: Job search strategy; resume and cover letter writing; mock interview; negotiation assistance; writing project review; and more!

Graduate School Offerings


The Graduate School at NC State also offers a wide range of professional development programming.

Check out their workshop events and series. You can also sign up for their newsletter to stay up-to-date on new offerings.

CCEE offers courses on research writing and professional communication to support our students' development of these essential professional skills.

CE 610: Advanced Communication for Engineering Research is designed for doctoral students pursuing careers in academia/research. It is offered every fall and spring on campus.

CE 590: Professional Engineering Communication is designed for master's students pursuing careers in industry. It is offered online in the summer through Engineering Online.

Contact Us

For assistance or an appointment, email the Director, Dr. Meagan Kittle Autry, at

For this academic year 2020-2021, all appointments and assistance are online. Just send me an email and see above for link to open office hours.

We also encourage you to follow the director on Twitter @makautry.

For Alumni

Congratulations on completing your graduate degree from CCEE! As an alumnus/alumna, you have access to many career support resources.

Career Development Center: Alumni can receive support from the Career Development Center for free for up to one year after graduation. You can continue to access job postings and make appointments with counselors through ePack.

NC State Alumni Association: You can join the best network in the world—your alumni network! As a member of the association, you have access to a wide range of career services and counseling, along with ePack and exclusive networking events.

NC State Alumni group on LinkedIn: Join this group to stay connected to fellow alumni, learn about job opportunities and networking events, and more.

Some Important Fine Print

CCEE Professional Development support is available for all students regardless of race, religion, gender identification, sexual orientation, age, or disability status. It is through such respect for diversity that we create an environment like that which we hope for in society more generally.

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