Non-Academic Job Search Toolkit

If you are looking to apply your graduate education in a non-academic job setting, your search will differ from one focused exclusively on the academy. This section of the site will help you prepare.

A Different Approach

Firstly, you will likely need to replace your CV with a resume — and other documents will change, as well. Your cover letter will tell a different kind of story. References will replace letters of recommendation. Then, when it comes time to interview, you will discover a different focus and format.

Get ready.

Use this toolkit for tips and advice on application materials and the non-academic job search process as a whole.