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How do I land a government research psychology career after I retire next year?

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Gary Gonzalez Yelm, WA

I am currently working to complete my psychology PhD and want to be able to begin a new government career in research psychology once I retire. I realize that this will likely take a precise network and that it may require stepping stones. I need help establishing the right network especially since I currently reside in Washington state and I'm trying to transition to Texas between the Dallas and Austin areas.

26 October 2018 1 reply Military to Civilian Transition

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Molly Fortunoff New York, NY

Hi Gary,

Thank you for your service, and for reaching out!

I’d encourage you to utilize our community feature to reach out to advisors who have experience in government and education. You can search for advisors by location, experience and expertise! I suggest you reach out to advisors in Texas so they can provide you with more specific guidence. Feel free to reach out to as many advisors as you would like!

Please let me know if you have any additional questions!

Best,
Molly

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