Center for Experiential Learning and Career Services

Graduate Student

Career-Related Resources for Graduate Students

-Presentations and Handouts
-Job Search
-Nonacademic
-Academic
-Job Postings, etc.
-Professional Degrees
-Discussion and Support

Presentations and Handouts

>Career Planning for Master's Students
>Career Exploration and Self Assessment
>Exploring Career Options for Doctoral Students
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Overview and Resources 
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10 Tips for Graduate Students
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The Write Stuff: Resumes and CVs for Academic and Nonacademic Careers
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The Curriculum Vitae (CV)
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The CV Check Sheet
>The Job Hunt
     >The Academic Job Search
     >Career Options: Federal Employment   >The Federal Job Search
>The Job Interview & Beyond 
>International Graduate Student Career Roundtable Q & A

>Career/Employment Resources for Graduate Students

Job Search

>U.T. Career Services 
>Curriculum Vitaes (JobStar)
>How to Plan for a Career Before You Have One  (The Chronicle of Higher Education)
>Career-Related Web Links for Master's/PhD's  (University of MD)
>Landing Your First Job  (The Chronicle of Higher Education)

Nonacademic 

>Beyond the Ivory Tower  What you should know about nonacademic careers for Ph.D.'s (The Chronicle of Higher Education)
>Nonacademic careers for Ph.D.'s  (The Chronicle of Higher Education)
>Sellout: A resource for PhDs considering careers beyond the university

Academic

From Chronicle of Higher Education:
>Chronicle Careers. Browse jobs by: position type, discipline/ field, state/region, institution name, employer profiles
>Career Talk  Practical guidance from professional career counselors
>Ms. Mentor  Words of wisdom about academic culture
>Articles on tenure track, mid-career, and administrative careers
>Humanities at Work  Guidance on careers for humanities Ph.D.'s 
>H-Net Job Guide   Academic positions in Humanities, Social Sciences
>Professional organizations and associations (Student Affairs)

Job Postings, etc.

>Academic 360 >Academic Careers Online
>CareerBuilder >ChronicleCareers
>HigherEdJobs >HotJobs
>Idealist (Nonprofit) >JobCentral
>PhDs.org: Science, Math, Engineering >PostdocJobs.com
>Science Careers >The Scientist Careers
>Student Affairs >USAJOBS (Government)

Professional Degrees

>Career Advising  (UT Medical School)
>Career Services (UT Law School)
>Job & Career Resources for Job-Seekers with MBAs (Quintessential Careers)
>Career Paths/Occupational Information & Resources for Medicine-Healthcare

Discussion and Support

>Chronicle of Higher Education Forums (boards, blogs, etc.)
>PhD Comic Strip
>PhinisheD  A forum for those who cannot seem to finish their dissertation
>Science Careers Forum

Last Updated: 6/26/15