Damiao Zoe Xu

Graduate Assistant, Graduate Student and Postdoc Career Programs and Services

Damiao Zoe Xu

Zoe is the Graduate Assistant for Graduate Student and Postdoc Programs and Services at the Center for Career Development. She develops and facilitates programs that aim to increase and enhance graduate students and postdoctoral fellows’ knowledge and skills in career development .

Before joining the Center, Zoe worked in various positions at different universities. She was an instructor and later an online learning specialist. Currently, she is pursuing her PhD in Learning, Leadership and Education Policy with a concentration in Adult Learning at the Neag School of Education.

Pronouns: she, her, hers

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3 Tips for Developing Skills Outside of Your Graduate Degree Program

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As a graduate student, you might become competent and confident in your research and/or teaching skills, your abilities to think critically and write persuasively after receiving training in your graduate study. Yet, it’s likely that what you have acquired prepares …

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InterSECT Job Simulation Platform: Where Doctoral Students Can Explore Career Paths

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Imagine this: you just started thinking about your future career, and hope to find out information about careers you are interested in, or you feel stuck in a career that you are not satisfied with, and want to give a …

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Taking Care of Yourself in Your Busy Academic Life

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Self-care has become a buzzword since the pandemic. Psychologists have called for self-care practice particularly for people in occupations that are more susceptible to stress, such as social workers, nurses, clinicians, etc.  However, the graduate student community has also experienced …

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