Versatile PhD (VPhD) is a web-based resource that helps graduate students, ABDs, and PhD students investigate and pursue careers beyond academia.  Through the VPhD site you can join a thriving, supportive, web-based community, and dialog with other “Versatile PhDs” both inside and outside of the academy.  SU is an institutional subscriber, providing our graduate students with full access to the VPhD resources, including:

  • PhD Career Finder
  • Hiring Success Stories
  • Career Autobiographies
  • Panel Discussions

Logging in to VPhD

For full access to the PhD Career Finder, click the link below and enter your SU NetID and password.  This will establish your affiliation with Syracuse and take you to the VPhD login page.  You will need to set up a VPhD account unless you already have one. 

Log in with Your SU NetID and Password

For more details, see the VPhD University Membership page.


Questions about how to make maximum use of these resources for your non-academic career search may be directed to Dan Olson Bang, Associate Director, Graduate Career Services.