Online Career Development Resources through Aurora

Graduate students and postdocs at Purdue University can access online career development workshops on the Aurora platform by Beyond the Professoriate to explore career pathways and learn job search strategies for academic and non-academic positions. Use the button below to access Aurora. Select Purdue as the institution and then use your Purdue credentials to login.  Purdue staff can also access the system.

About Aurora

Aurora is an eLearning platform with over 80 hours of on-demand videos, and 120 interviews with PhDs who have obtained roles in universities, colleges, companies, government agencies, and nonprofits. Through two programs of study - Faculty Careers and Professional Careers - users can complete self-paced learning modules to discover career options and methods to apply the skills acquired through their education. New content is added monthly.

The Aurora platform will remain available until June 30, 2021.


Questions about the platform should be sent to