Academic Job Preparation
Join us for a week-long series of events that will prepare you for the academic job market. You will learn how to write effective and persuasive academic job documents as well as strategies for managing the academic job search.
Academic Job Search Boot Camp Events
Drafting Teaching Statements: How do I articulate my beliefs about teaching?
Tuesday, July 19, 12 – 1:30 p.m.
Diversity Equity & Inclusion (DEI) Statements: How do I communicate my experiences and commitment to diversity?
Thursday, July 21, 12 – 1:30 p.m.
Writing Effective Academic Cover Letters: What to Include, How, and Why
Friday, July 22, 12 – 1:30 p.m.
Career Transition Guides
Read these career transition guides, researched and written by advanced degrees, to learn more about academic and academic adjacent careers. Guides include an overview of the career, example job titles and employers, information on compensation and location of jobs, advice for getting started in the career and applying to jobs, and a review of required skills as they relate to common job responsibilities.
Tenure Track Research Intensive Faculty
Community College Faculty
Liberal Arts Faculty
Academic Staff Scientist