Academic Job Search Resources
The following resources are related to the academic job search. In addition to the links provided, watch for events coming up that are relevant to your search. And don’t forget, Career Coach, Linda Whited is available by appointment to help you in the job search process.
Work on your Individual Development Plan (IDP)
The website allows for self-assessment and creating career goals specifically for PhDs in the sciences to facilitate their academic career path and reach their goals.
Build your Skills.皇冠官网体育平台 Take advantage of all that the at WFU offers. See their workshops
Search for opportunities
- Network. Build your professional network through . Not sure what to ask? Here is a list of to help you prepare.
- Utilize social media such as , or to create an online presence and network with others in your field
- Attend Conferences
- Join Professional Associations
- Research institutions
- Create search agents on niche websites such as:
Prepare your materials for applications.皇冠官网体育平台 This will include your CV, , a and . For guidance on the CV –
Prepare for interviews.皇冠官网体育平台 is an online free for all WFU students to help you prepare for your interview. Prepare your as well.
Evaluate your offers. Consider your budget and where your money goes. create a free account on using your WFU email address. On Cash Course, and where your paycheck goes. Research in your target geographic location.
Negotiate your offer. Review . See these tips for from OPCD.