Job Market Resources

Meeting Dates and Conferences for Job Market Students

Meeting Dates for 2023-24
– mid-September: Initial Fall Meeting
– late October: Interview Meeting
– mid-November: Virtual Mock Interviews with faculty

Job Market Conferences for 2024-25
NABE Tech Economics Conference & Job Fair – October 27-29, 2024 – Seattle, WA
APPAM Fall Research Conference; November 21-23, 2024 – National Harbor, MD
Asian & Astralasian Society of Labour Economics (AASLE) Conference – Dec. 12-14, 2024, Bangkok, Thailand
European Job Market – December 2024, interviews typically virtual

General Resource Guides

Resources & Tips for UW Econ Students
Job Market Fly-outs
Job Market Tips from Wisconsin Previous Students
Cover Letter Tips

The UW’s Writing Center does have resources tailored to graduate students on the job market. Every semester they offer some job market related workshops as well as graduate student workshops.

The Graduate School also has professional development resources available.

Articles/sites of interest for students on the Job Market