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Career Planning Resources and Resume Banks


McNair Scholars Program

Career Planning Resources and Resume Banks

 For information about doctorates by field of study, contact the relevant organization listed below.

  • Biological Sciences
    http://www.aibs.org/index.html
    American Institute of Biological Sciences
    1444 Eye Street, NW
    Suite 200
    Washington, DC 20005
    202.628.1500

  • Chemistry
    http://portal.acs.org/portal/acs/corg/content
    American Chemical Society
    1155 16th Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20036
    1.800.227.5558
  • Computer Sciences
    http://www.cra.org/
    Computing Research Association
    1100 17th Street, NW
    Suite 507
    Washington, DC 20036-4632
    202.234.2111

  • Engineering
    http://www.aaes.org/
    American Association of Engineering Societies
    1828 L Street, NW
    Suite 906
    Washington, DC 20036
    1.888.400.2237 (toll free)
    202.296.2237

  • Health Sciences
    http://www.nigms.nih.gov/
    National Institute of General Medical Sciences
    National Institutes of Health
    Bethesda MD 20892-6200
    301.496.7301

  • Mathematics
    http://www.ams.org/
    American Mathematical Society
    201 Charles Street
    Providence RI 02940-6248Washington, DC 20005
    1.800.321.4267
    401.455.4000

  • Physics
    http://www.aip.org/
    American Institute of Physics
    One Physics Ellipse
    College Park MD 20740-3843
    301.209.3100

  • Business & Management
    http://www.aacsb.edu/
    Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business
    600 Emerson Road
    Suite 300
    St. Louis MO 63141-6762
    314.872.8481

  • Economics
    http://www.vanderbilt.edu/AEA/
    American Economics Association
    2014 Broadway
    Suite 305
    Nashville TN 37203
    615.322.2595

  • Education
    http://www.ate1.org/
    Association of Teacher Educators
    1900 Association Drive
    Suite ATE
    Reston VA 20191-1502
    703.620.3110

  • English & Foreign Languages
    http://www.mla.org/
    Modern Language Association
    26 Broadway, 3rd Floor
    New York NY 10004-1789
    646.576.5000

  • History
    www.historians.org
    American Historical Association
    400 A Street, SE
    Washington DC 20003-3889
    202.544.2422
  • Political Science
    http://www.apsanet.org/
    American Political Science 1527 New Hampshire Avenue, NW
    Washington, DC 20036-1206
    202.483.2512

  • Psychology
    http://www.apa.org/
    American Psychological Association
    750 First Street, NE
    Washington, DC 20002-4242
    1.800.374.2721
    202.336.5510
    TDD/TTY: 202.336.6123

General & Academic Career Resources

  • http://www.uwsuper.edu/career/
    The UW-Superior Career Services counsels
    students in the exploration, development and implementation of their major and career plans. (Career Plans can include graduate and professional school, services and/or employment activities). Provides career assessment to students and alumni to help them identify their strengths, interests, skills, values and personality traits in order to make intelligent career and life choices. Teaches career success strategies for successful transition from college to career. Connects students and alumni to the community and employers by providing a web-based recruiting system of postings for internship, volunteer, part-time and full-time opportunities. Provides a network of professionals to students and alumni by coordinating programming and resources which offer opportunities for alumni and friends to connect with the university.
  • http://www.higheredjobs.com/
    HigherEdJobs.com
    one of the largest online databases concentrating on open positions in higher education
  • http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/
    This is a new resource for students and job seekers looking for in-depth career information and guidance. It is a non-commercial organization that provides detailed insight on how to 45 of today's most popular careers.
              
  • http://stats.bls.gov/opub/ooq/2002/winter/art03.pdf
    Beyond Supply and Demand: Assessing the PhD Job Market
    An article by Elka Jones from the Occupational Outlook Quarterly, Winter 2002-03
  • www.careerjet.com
    This site is an employment search engine for the United States, allowing you to search a growing selection of jobs listed on company sites and jobs sites as well.
  • http://www.careermag.com/
    CareerMagazine
    resume bank, articles, career links and more
  • http://www.careersite.com/
    CareerSite.com
    Resume bank, job search, automatic notification of matching jobs, apply online and forward your resume
  • http://www.careers.org
    career resource center
    the web's directory of career directories: if it's about your career … it's here
  • https://www.usajobs.gov/
    The U.S. government's official site for jobs and employment information
    provided by the Office of Personnel Management
  • http://www.headhunter.com/jobs
    headhunter.net
    resume bank, job search, online job fairs
  • http://www.monster.com/
    Monster.com
    career center, resume bank, job search, global network, career advice, job tips, newsletter
  • http://www.jobbankusa.com/
    JobBankUSA.com
    everything you need to find, start and grow into your next job - employment and resume information services
  • http://www.uwsp.edu/geo/career.html
    Geography and Geoscience Career Information
    geography and geoscience career information and employment opportunities
  • http://www.academploy.com/
    Academic Employment Network
    resume bank and job listings for teaching jobs or other academic positions in K12 through post-secondary education
  • http://www.collegecentral.com/
    College Central Network
    Resume Central, Jobs Central, Job Fairs Central
    build and post your resume, search jobs databases, read employer profiles and apply for jobs online
  • http://www.onlineschools.org/
    Utilize this site to search online degree programs. 

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