For DSP Graduates


Congratulations! The DSP Staff is proud of you and your accomplishment. Even though you are no longer a scholar, the DSP still provides services to you to help you in your transition from scholar to faculty. 

  • You are always invited to attend the Institute on Teaching and Mentoring. The program will take care of registration costs while all graduates are responsible for the cost of travel. 
  • Keep your profile current on the scholar directory. The directory has over 100 institutions as subscribers who are looking to hire accomplished doctoral scholars. 
  • Regularly check the Job Search Page to stay informed of potential job opportunities. 
  • Review the Bob Belle Service Grant Award opportunities.
  • Donate to the program to support professional development and service grant opportunities for your fellow scholars.

Important Things for Graduate Scholars to Remember

  • Contact us once you have defended or have scheduled a defense date. DSP staff need to know if you have finished to keep track of your progress through the program. Please fill out the completer form.
  • Regularly update your scholar directory profile. If you have forgotten your password or username, email Doctoral Scholars staff
  • Use the DSP Job Search page to search for faculty and post-doctoral positions by category, state and institution. 
  • Keep the DSP informed of your life and career updates so we can celebrate you by including it in the program newsletter. Email Doctoral Scholars Program staff with any updates. 
  • Follow us on Twitter, like us on Facebook, connect with us on LinkedIn and check out the Doctoral Chat newsletter for additional job postings, program announcements and relevant resources. 
  • Continue to tell others of your experiences with the DSP and encourage your peers to apply!