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Sector-specific resources for job seekers in the academic or research fields.
  • Careers for Geniuses and Other Gifted Types (331.702 Gol)
    practical advice on deciding which calling is for you within the arts and sciences.
  • Careers for Scholars and Other Deep Thinkers (331.70235 Cam)
    introduces you to a variety of choices to suit your degree and interests.
  • Job Search In Academe (650.14024372 For)
    Covers the process for Master’s and Ph.D job seekers from all disciplines.
  • Master the GMAT (650.076 MAS)
    Annual guide to the graduate management admission test.
  • Promotion And Tenure Confidential (378.1214 Per)
    ,”an indispensable guidebook for all sorts of young academics.”
  • Proposals that Work: A Guide for Planning Dissertations and Grant Proposals (001.44 Loc)
    Helps students and professionals write effective proposals for dissertations and grants.
  • The Europa World of Learning (Ref 060.25 EUR)
    An annual two volume directory to learned institutions and societies around the world.
  • The PhD Trap Revisited (378.24 Cud)
    Described as "A cutting insight into the current state of academe."
  • The Professor Is In (650.14 Kel)
    The essential guide to turning your PH.D into a job.
Web Sites
  • Academic 360
    A meta-collection of internet resources that have been gathered for academic job hunters.
  • Academic Careers Online
    Billed as "The ultimate global job site of career opportunities in education and academia."
  • Academic Employment Network
    Lists available positions in colleges, primary and secondary educational institutions for faculty, staff and administrative professionals.
  • Canadian Research - All Jobs
    CanadianResearch.org provides online academic and scientific research recruitment services to the Canadian Research Community, offering lower cost advertising - both print and online, as well as web site design, production and hosting. Canadianresearch.org is a subsidiary of The Working Group Inc.
  • Chronicle of Higher Education: Chronicle Careers
    Access to thousands of current job postings for college and university faculty members and administrators.
  • PhDs.org
    This site was created by a Canadian university professor to help students prepare for today’s job market and provide a voice for early career scientists.
  • PostDoc Jobs
    attempts to match the postdoctoral community with professors, research institutions and organizations.
  • The Linguist List
    Dedicated to providing information on language and language analysis. The site also has a job posting service.
  • University Affairs
    ,”offers a comprehensive list of on-campus jobs across Canada, in both academic and administrative capacities.”
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