Employment Concerns Advocate

The Employment Concerns Advocate is composed of graduate students across the country who are interested in improving post-graduation employment career opportunities for students by

(1) analyzing the role that universities play in fostering career pipelines and
(2) understanding trends in graduate student stipends and compensation packages.

Employment Concerns issues include:

  • Academic Job Market
  • Academic Professional Development
  • Contingent Faculty
  • Federal Research Funding
  • Graduate Teaching and Research Assistantships
  • Health Insurance
  • Lab Safety
  • Non-Academic Professional Development
  • Student Debt



Alex Howe
Employment Concerns Advocate
National Association of Graduate-Professional Students (NAGPS)
PO Box 96503 #36821
Washington, DC 20090-6503