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My Individual Development Plan

You have put a lot of time and effort into pursuing your PhD degree. Now it's time to focus on how to leverage your expertise into a satisfying and productive career.  An individual development plan (IDP) helps you explore career possibilities and set goals to follow the career path that fits you best.


myIDP provides:


  • Exercises to help you examine your skills, interests, and values
  • A list of 20 scientific career paths with a prediction of which ones best fit your skills and interests
  • A tool for setting strategic goals for the coming year, with optional reminders to keep you on track
  • Articles and resources to guide you through the process



You can login at free of cost and improve your skills. They will send an email on monthly basis to update your skills. It will be really helpful for Research Scholars. It give you an idea to upgrade your skills as (to become) a scientist 


There is no charge to use this site  

Click below to get started.  http://myidp.sciencecareers.org/ 


 We request you to download the below file and take a printout and stick on your room. Everyday, you can see this and remind yourself to  improve your skills. 

Click here to download the skill assessment  myidp-skills-assessment.pdf


if there is any issue in download the file, Then use the below link

http://images.sciencecareers.org/img/myIDP/myidp-skills-assessment.pdf