Professional Development Resources

Stufenleiter der Größe und des Sturzes Napoléons (Napoleon's career ladder) from the Deutsches Historisches Museum

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Skills Identification and Self-Assessment

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Career Exploration and Job Searching

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Informational Interviewing and Networking

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Job Listings

  • jobs.ac.uk (international jobs for academic, research, science and related professions)
  • USAJobs (official US government jobsite)

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CVs and Resumes

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Cover Letters

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Research Statements

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Teaching Statements, Philosophies, and Portfolios

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Interviewing

General Advice on Interviewing
The Academic Interview
The Phone Interview
Behavioral Interviewing
Academic Job Interviews in the Humanities
Community College Interviews

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Negotiating

General Advice on Job Offer Negotation
Academic Job Offer Negotiation
Salary Databases and Surveys

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Academic Jobs

Liberal Arts/Community College Academic Job Search
International Academic Job Search

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Non-Academic Jobs

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Mentoring

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Lab, Grant, and People Management

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Work/Life Balance and Dual-Career Couples

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Dealing With Rejection

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