The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Professional Development Events

Professional Development Events

OPD offers more than 250 events each year. Our extensive programming—created in collaboration with a far-reaching network of partners—prepares participants to thrive in academia, industry, government, and the non-profit sector. These free events are open to all UMass graduate students and postdocs. 

Upcoming events are described below. Check back often, as events are continually added and updated!

Please note that pre-registration will open approximately 2-3 weeks before an event.