General Resources

Cheeky Scientist: Job Search Support Resources

Glassdoor.com: Salary information and company information.

Handshake: UGA’s Official Job Board (also allows access to a national network of job postings – suggest completing a profile and creating a search alert). Login at career.uga.edu.

Indeed.com: Use for job postings and “market discovery” – find which companies are located in a geographic area and who is hiring.

InterSECT Job Simulations: Interactive Simulation Exercises for Career Prep/Transition

JobScan.com: Resume Enhancement Tool  

LinkedIn: Create your free professional profile to build and maintain your network

LinkedIn Learning (formerly Lynda.com): Self-paced trainings on a range of topics (good for learning coding, graphic design, and other technical skills). Login at my.uga.edu

Twitter: Suggest following @UGAGradCareers, industry groups, professional associations, thought leaders in one’s field of interest and other career-related accounts.

VAULT Career Insider: “Industry Guides” on a variety of different fields, plus other resources. A good resource for consulting, finance, technology, energy, and bio-pharma careers.

ImaginePhD: Career exploration tool and individual development plan (IDP) instrument, geared toward humanities and social science students

MyIDP: A career exploration and individual development plan (IDP) instrument for science students

ChemIDP: A career exploration and individual development plan (IDP) instrument developed by the American Chemical Society (ACS)

 

Arts & Humanities

American Historical Association  Professional Association

MLA Career Exploration Activity Packet: Skills Self-Assessment, Job Ad Analysis

 

Consulting Resources

GradLeaders: Use for exploring consulting roles and related positions. Contact Andrew Crain to request access (acrain@uga.edu)

Management Consulted Resources: for job searching in the consulting field

 

Higher Education Resources

Higher Education Recruitment Consortium: Job postings and a great weekly newsletter

HigherEdJobs.com: Higher Education Job Board

University-Industry Development Partnership (UIDP) Job Board: Regulatory positions in industry and higher education (the members section also has related job search guides).

 

Government, Non-Profit, or Public Policy Resources

AAAS Fellowships: Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

Idealist: Non-profit job board.

USAJobs: Federal Job Board (also includes training resources and webinars)

The Student Conservation Association: Internships and volunteer opportunities in conservation and public service

 

STEM-Related Resources

AAAS Fellowships: Science & Technology Policy Fellowships

American Chemical Society Career Resources: A compilation of resources (include professional development courses) for career exploration and prep

American Society for Microbiology: Professional Association

ASCB (American Society for Cell Biology): Career development resources and training sessions

BioCareers: Job Board

Genetics Society of American Career Development Resources: A compilation of resources for career exploration and prep

Genes to Genomes: Career blog of the Genetics Society of America

Georgia Bio Industry Association

The National Academies Press: Resource Page (numerous reports and publications on a wide range of scientific topics)

Nature Careers  Job Board

Science Careers: Job search resources and postings

Skype a Scientist

University-Industry Development Partnership (UIDP) Job Board: Regulatory positions in industry and higher education (the members section also has related job search guides – UGA is a “member” institution)

ORISE STEM Internships and Fellowships (US Dept of Energy)

National Defense Science & Engineering Graduate Fellowship Program (US Dept of Defense)

 

International Opportunities

Fulbright Scholar Program 

Euraxess – Researchers in Motion

German Academic Exchange Service

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