Job Market Resources

Meeting Dates and Conferences for Job Market Students

Meeting Dates for 2021-22
– September 13, 5:30pm, 7142 SS: Initial Fall Meeting
– Nov 10, 2pm, 7142 SS: Interview Meeting
– November 15-19: Mock Interviews
– Late November: Fly-outs Meeting

Job Market Conferences for 2021-22
NABE Tech Economics Conference & Job Fair – November 8-9, 2021 – virtual
APPAM Fall Research Conference; FAQ Page for Job Seekers – Conference rescheduled to March 2022; will have some job search help/professional development for job market students in November still
Asian & Astralasian Society of Labour Economics (AASLE) Conference – Dec. 9-11, 2021, virtual
European Job Market – December 15-18, 2021, virtual
AEA/ASSA Annual Meeting – Jan. 7-9, 2022; virtual

General Resource Guides

Resources & Tips for UW Econ Students
Job Market Interviews
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. Additional workshops that may be of interest to you can be found here:

The Graduate School also has resources available here:

Articles/sites of interest for students on the Job Market