The following resources are related to the academic job search. In addition to the links provided, watch for events coming up that are relevant to your search. And don’t forget, Career Coach, Linda Whited is available by appointment to help you in the job search process.
The American Association for the Advancement of Science website allows for self-assessment and creating career goals specifically for PhDs in the sciences with tips to help along the way.
Build your Skills. Take advantage of all that the Teaching and Learning Center at WFU offers. See their workshops here.
Prepare your materials for applications. This will include your CV, cover letter, a teaching philosophy and research philosophy.
Evaluate your offers. Consider your budget and where your money goes. create a free account on Cash Course using your WFU email address. On Cash Course, compare job offers and analyze where your paycheck goes.