What to Expect

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NextProf – Michigan Engineering is one full day of learning and interacting with peers and mentors. Each day is broken up into sections that include:

  • Panel discussions
  • Breakout sessions
  • Skills training
  • Professional development strategies
  • Networking
  • Keynotes

Speakers include deans, administrators, faculty and subject-matter experts from the College of Engineering.

Note:  The Nextprof – Michigan Engineering Workshop is exclusive to University of Michigan applicants:  engineering Ph.D. candidates (all years) and postdocs.  Senior-level PhD candidates and Postdoctoral applicants may also apply to the NextProf Nexus.

University of Michigan Ph.D. candidates and postdoctoral researchers interested in academic careers may also apply to a host of workshops under the Rackham-CRLT Preparing Future Faculty series.