Browse career content, resources and tools by industry.

Agriculture

  • Programming, tools, and more from the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences Alumni Affairs team. Resources are open to all Cornell alumni.

  • Check out this list of job search sites curated by CALS to find the position right for you.

Architecture/Design/Urban planning

Arts & Culture

  • Hear how Robyn Weintraub '91 became a crossword puzzle constructor in this CALS Alumni Association online video series “CALS Coffee Break."

  • Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ryan Silbert '02 discussed storytelling across all media platforms and how storytellers help make sense of the chaos of the world in another "CALS Coffee Break" video.

  • Ben Ortiz, Assistant Curator for the Cornell Hip Hop collection, shares why musical archives are important and how Cornell’s collection partners with the likes of HBO, Netflix, and the New York Times in this podcast episode.

Business/Consulting

  • Career advisors and alumni from the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business share their tips for a successful career search in 2020 and beyond in this article.

  • Read more about Kaya Ladejobi, MBA ’13, founder of Earn Into Wealth, a financial planning firm focused on helping women and people of color build wealth.

  • Learn from alumni and faculty in the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business leading the way in their fields in this collection of articles.

Communication/Media

  • This keynote from eCornell explores how to cut through the noise and build brand recognition with marketing and branding experts.

  • Learn about knowing your audience in the media from Kyle Scott '11, in this podcast episode.

  • Learn about building trust in a skeptical world from this eCornell keynote.

Education/Non-profit

Energy

Engineering

  • Hear from Michael Charles '16 and his work on bringing ecosystems into the design and decision-making of technical systems while exploring how to use academic research to impact social, political, and ethical issues.

  • Listen to Cornell Engineering alumni discuss their career paths and how they learn new job skills, as part of an industry connections video series.

Entrepreneurship/Start-ups

  • Browse networking opportunities, videos, live events and more from the Cornell Entrepreneur Network (CEN).

  • Launching a startup? Find Cornellian partners and events, and share ideas on this platform.

  • Meet Cornell entrepreneurs from the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business and learn how Cornell played a part in their success in this collection of articles.

Environment and sustainability

Finance

Government/Policy

  • Congresswoman Sharice Davids, JD '10, speaks with Dean Peñalver about her career path in this "fireside chat."

  • Molly O'Toole '09 discusses her award-winning work investigating the Trump administration’s policy on asylum officers and asylum seekers.

  • Ithaca Mayor Svante Myrick '09 stops in for an episode of Fresh from the Hill to discuss his journey.

Healthcare

  • Hear how the U.S. healthcare system falls short for maternal and newborn health and what could be done to fix the system.

  • Watch this video to hear from Cornell alumni in the healthcare field, as they talk about their career paths and how their degrees have helped them excel.

  • Beth McKinney, director of Cornell Wellness and health education expert, shares how to self-manage during counseling and tips you can use right away to help yourself and others.

  • Medical Technology Schools breaks down the top 50 careers in the healthcare industry, looking into factors like career growth, salary, flexibility, and return on investment.

  • Thinking about entering the healthcare industry? This site offers advice to help you make the right decision for you.

Hospitality

  • Watch this recording to hear from the 2020 Cornell Entrepreneur of the Year, Steve Hindy '71, MAT '75, co-founder and chairman of The Brooklyn Brewery.

  • Learn tips for pivoting a hospitality career during times of crisis and responding to challenges.

  • Meet Irene Li '12 and learn about the work she's doing in the restaurant industry.

  • Cornell alumni discuss what shaped their career paths in hospitality and share their tips for management in this video.

  • Restaurant operators share best practices for navigating challenges facing the industry as businesses reopen post-COVID.

  • Check out published papers and data from faculty in the School of Hotel Administration and other hospitality industry contributors.

Human services/Social work

  • In this installment of the Leadership Lunch and Learn video series, Shamis Pitts MBA '11 and Reginald White '80 discuss coping with grief and loss.

  • Read more about how alumni and faculty in the Cornell SC Johnson College of Business are working to build inclusive teams, overcome leadership stalls, and model ethical behavior from the top.

Law

Real estate

STEM

  • Judy Spitz and Andrea Ippolito '06 discuss how Cornell is cultivating the next generation of women in STEM fields in this video.

  • The book “Wall of Wonder: Cornell Women Leading the Way in Science, Technology and Engineering,” written by three Class of 2020 alumnae, spotlights 27 Cornellians excelling in STEM fields. Read more about it.

  • Read about how Danny Kim ’90 helps underserved students study STEM.

  • Ritun Raman '12 discusses democratizing and diversifying STEM education around the world.

Technology

Veterinary medicine