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Take Action

1. Develop Application Materials

Resources for both in and beyond academia:

  • Resume vs. CV – The difference and when to use which.
  • Optimal Resume – Use this comprehensive, web-based program to develop your resume and/or CV. You can also practice your interview!
  • Consultations on Application Materials – Meet with a tutor in the Graduate Writing Service or ELSO Tutoring Services for feedback on your CV, resume, cover letter, and other job application materials.

For careers in academia:

For careers beyond academia:


2. Prepare for Interviewing


3. Negotiate Job Offers