16th Annual North Carolina Master's & PhD Career Fair

Thursday, November 17, 2016
12 pm - 4 pm

at The Friday Center in Chapel Hill, NC
Parking Map & Directions: http://fridayconferencecenter.com/about/

Sponsoring Schools:
Duke University, NC State University, UNC–Chapel Hill, UNC–Charlotte, UNC-Greensboro, and Wake Forest University

Attended by more than 500 advanced degree candidates and postdocs in all disciplines who have two years or less to completion of their Master's degree, PhD or postdoctoral appointment.

Student and Postdoc Registration 

Students, alumni, and postdocs from the six participating schools are welcome to attend as well as those who may be affiliated with other institutions.  Click the "Student and Postdoc Registration" link above for the designated registration link for all six schools and "Other" participants.

2016 Employers (Registered to Date)

Review the 2015 Employer List

Review the 2014 Employer List

Employer Registration

DEADLINE to register: 

  • Now-October 28th: $400 (early bird rate)

  • October 29th-November 7th: $450

  • Information Sessions (30-minute): $100 *Currently unavailable (reached capacity)

NOTE:  All registered employers will receive a detailed email with logistics, lodging, shipping info, etc. starting Nov. 1.

Interested in registering or have questions?

Please contact Monique Turrentine (monique.turrentine@duke.edu)

Employer Information Sessions 
Sessions will be offered during the day of the fair for all attendees (also located in The Friday Center).  There is no pre-registration for students  required.  Each session will be 30 minutes in length.  Alternatively, information session times may be available at the 6 different schools the day before or after the fair to help you maximize your time in the Triangle area.

Information Session Schedule: 

Room 1 - Azalea

Room 2 – Mountain Laurel

12:30pm: Johnson & Johnson

1:15pm: BD (Becton, Dickinson & Company)

2:00pm: Sandia National Laboratories

2:45pm: Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI)

3:30pm: Aetion

12:45pm: Andrew Davidson & Co., Inc.

1:30pm: CNA

2:15pm: Wells Fargo

3:00pm: Alcami Corporation


Employer Interviews

Employers are welcome to interview candidates on Friday, November 18 at UNC Chapel Hill or Duke University. If you are interested in hosting interviews at UNC, please contact Amy Blackburn (amy_blackburn@unc.edu); interested in hosting interviews at Duke, please contact Monique Turrentine (monique.turrentine@duke.edu).