Career Tracks For PhDs

Career Tracks For PhDs
  • 60% of all PhDs end up unemployed at some point in their career (Nature)
  • PhDs who do postdocs make less money and achieve less overall in their careers compared to PhDs who do not do postdocs (Nature Biotechnology)
  • Full-time professorships are at an all-time low because they are being replaced by low-paying adjunct professorships (Science)
  • The academic system is broken. PhDs are not valuable in academia but they are very valuable in industry. Our career training programs will show you how to get hired into your first or next industry career.

Career Tracks

Cheeky Scientist Association Diamond

Cheeky Scientist Association Diamond

Get Private Mentorship To Help Ensure Your Transition

The Cheeky Scientist Association Diamond provides Cheeky Scientist’s highest level of private support for PhDs who are facing special challenges in their job search and would benefit from personalized guidance. This program will accelerate your transition by getting your own private mentor who will work on your resume and LinkedIn profile with you in private mentorship sessions. Instead of feeling alone, you will be guided throughout the entire process of your transition.

Research & Development Society Career Track

Research & Development Society Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO R&D & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Research & Development Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into R&D roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including R&D roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including R&D. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the R&D Career Track comes in.

Data Scientist Career Track

Data Scientist Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO DATA SCIENTIST & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Data Scientist Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Data Scientist roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Data Scientist roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Data Science. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Data Scientist Career Track comes in.

Medical Science Liaison Alliance Career Track

Medical Science Liaison Alliance Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO MSL & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Medical Science Liaison Alliance Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into MSL roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including MSL roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including MSL. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Medical Science Liaison Alliance Career Track comes in.

Application Scientist Assembly Career Track

Application Scientist Assembly Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO APPLICATION SCIENTIST & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Application Scientist Assembly Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Application Scientist roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Application Scientist roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Application Scientist. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Application Scientist Assembly Career Track comes in.

Project Management Consortium Career Track

Project Management Consortium Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO PROJECT MANAGEMENT & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Project Management Consortium Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Project Management roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Project Management roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Project Management. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Project Management Consortium Career Track comes in.

Government Careers Union Career Track

Government Careers Union Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO GOVERNMENT CAREERS & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Government Careers Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Government Career roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Government Career roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Government Career. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Government Careers Career Track comes in.

User Experience Squad Career Track

User Experience Squad Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO USER EXPERIENCE & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The User Experience Squad Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into UX roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including UX roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including UX . We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the User Experience Squad Career Track comes in.

Regulatory Affairs Council Career Track

Regulatory Affairs Council Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO REGULATORY AFFAIRS & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Regulatory Affairs Council Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Regulatory Affairs roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Regulatory Affairs roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Regulatory Affairs . We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Regulatory Affairs Council Career Track comes in.

LinkedIn Mastery Track

LinkedIn Mastery Track

Leverage The Power Of LinkedIn To Connect With Your Next PhD Career Opportunity

The LinkedIn Mastery Track will show you how to develop your online presence through the world’s most popular professional social media platform where you will build the connections that will transform your career. This track’s board members are PhDs who have successfully leveraged the power of LinkedIn to transition into industry. They will show you the ins and outs of how to build a profile that will catch the attention of employers, and how to implement the features of LinkedIn to your advantage.

Engineering PhD Circle Career Track

Engineering PhD Circle Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO ENGINEERING & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Engineering PhD Circle Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Engineering roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Engineering roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Engineering . We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Engineering PhD Circle Career Track comes in.

Intellectual Property Pack Career Track

Intellectual Property Pack Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Intellectual Property Pack Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into IP roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including IP roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including IP. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Intellectual Property Pack Career Track comes in.

Interdisciplinary PhD Guild Career Track

Interdisciplinary PhD Guild Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO INTERDISCIPLINARY & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Interdisciplinary PhD Guild Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Interdisciplinary roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Interdisciplinary roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Interdisciplinary. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Interdisciplinary PhD Guild Career Track comes in.

Business Development Federation Career Track

Business Development Federation Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Business Development Federation Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Business Development roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Business Development roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Business Development. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Business Development Federation Career Track comes in.

Clinical Research Coalition Career Track

Clinical Research Coalition Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO CLINICAL RESEARCH & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Clinical Research Coalition Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Clinical Research roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Clinical Research roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Clinical Research. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Clinical Research Coalition Career Track comes in.

ScientistMBA Career Track

ScientistMBA Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO MANAGEMENT & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The ScientistMBA Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Management roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Management roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Management . We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the ScientistMBA Career Track comes in.

Medical Writing Organization Career Track

Medical Writing Organization Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO MEDICAL WRITING & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Medical Writing Organization Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Medical Writing roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Medical Writing roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Medical Writing. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Medical Writing Organization Career Track comes in.

PhDCEO Career Track

PhDCEO Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO CEO & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The PhDCEO Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into CEO roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including CEO roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including CEO. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the PhDCEO Career Track comes in.

Management Consulting Firm Career Track

Management Consulting Firm Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO MANAGEMENT CONSULTING & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Management Consulting Firm Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Management Consulting roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Management Consulting roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Management Consulting. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Management Consulting Firm Career Track comes in.

PhD Negotiation Track

PhD Negotiation Track

Increase Your Deal-Making Knowledge And Become A Professional Negotiator

Increase Your Deal-Making Knowledge And Become A Professional Negotiator
The PhD Negotiation Track will help you negotiate your salary effectively. It will mentor you on how to react to various negotiation situations throughout your job search for maximum success. This Track’s board members are industry professionals who understand the power of professional negotiation, be it for salary, a promotion, or any other setting.

International PhD Track

International PhD Track

Don’t Let Your Immigration Status Stop You From Getting Hired In The U.S.

The International PhD Track is specifically for international PhDs and designed by top U.S. immigration lawyers, as well as international PhDs currently working in industry. In this Track, you will learn how to answer questions about your immigration status without ruining your chances of being hired. You’ll learn about your immigration options so you can decide which immigration path is best for you. You will also learn how to get sponsored for a visa by U.S. companies. (*DISCLAIMER: This program does not offer legal advice and should not be used to make legal decisions. Please speak to a qualified lawyer directly for legal advice.)

Product Management Group Career Track

Product Management Group Career Track

LEARN WHAT IT TAKES TO GET HIRED INTO PRODUCT MANAGEMENT & SIMILAR INDUSTRY ROLES

The Product Management Group Career Track will guide you on how to use your PhD to get hired into Product Management roles and other similar roles in industry. At Cheeky Scientist, we help PhDs from every discipline get into many different types of careers, including Product Management roles. We show you how to leverage the skills you already have to get hired into a myriad of industry jobs, including Product Management. We show you how to get the job, not how to do the job because each company has their own proprietary systems and will teach you how to do the job through on-the-job training. But, before you can get this training, you have to get hired first. That’s where the Product Management Group Career Track comes in.