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Application Materials for the Faculty Job Search

Documents for your Application

Below are some guidelines for preparing the documents that are often required for your application for faculty positions. Make an appointment with a Career Advisor via Handshake to have your documents reviewed.

Take a look at the resources and videos below for a broad overview of the faculty job search and interviewing process

What's New?

Advice for finding STEM postdocs

As part of the 2022 Faculty Job Search Prep Camp, Career Services hosted three current postdocs for a Q&A panel with students interested in pursuing a postdoc in a STEM field.  The panelists provided excellent advice and feedback on the …

By Dianne Hull
Dianne Hull Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs
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2022 Faculty Job Search Prep Camp – Virtual

At Career Services, the Graduate Student/Postdoc team has had a very busy summer planning an exciting event: our 2022 Faculty Job Search Prep Camp.

If you’re planning to apply for faculty jobs, either in this upcoming cycle or in the …

By Dianne Hull
Dianne Hull Senior Associate Director, Graduate Students & Postdocs
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Build Your Résumé From the Bones Up

Here is your new post from the Carpe Careers blog, published on the Inside Higher Ed website – written by PhD/postdoc career advisors for PhD students and postdocs:

By Joseph Barber
Joseph Barber Director, Graduate Career Initiatives
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Combating Imposter Syndrome | You Are Who You Know Yourself to Be

Should I apply for this job?

Am I even qualified?

Will they call me back?

These are just some of the questions you may ask yourself when you start reviewing the “qualifications” section of a job listing you’re excited about. …

By Dr. Waajida L. Small - Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers
Idealist Careers | Helping you land, love, and grow in your social-impact career. And visit Idealist.org explore thousands of great jobs and social-impact organizations near you.
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Career Services in the News

Career Services has been in the news this week and we’re happy to share the headlines!

Career Services recognized with Penn’s Model of Excellence

We are honored that Penn has recognized our entire staff for their outstanding efforts in supporting …

By J. Michael DeAngelis
J. Michael DeAngelis Senior Digital Resources Manager, co-host CS Radio
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