What jobs exist?
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Considering that finding and obtaining employment is probably the single most important endeavor for everyone in our field, you would think there would be a centralized database of information or some easy way to find about how to get a job and what jobs exist!
With PsychWiki we make that happen because the fact that anyone and everyone can add information to this webpage means we can create an ever-expanding compendium of information.
- APA's online career center is called "PsychCareers" and others many useful pages about the job hunt including a searchable database. You can also browse jobs by category, state, and country. If you have a PsycCareers account you can save a list of jobs you have reviewed. You can also post your resume for potential employers to find you.
- APS's online career center includes a searchable database that can be searched by Keyword (e.g., Neuroscience, Columbia, Wisconsin) Location (e.g., states, provinces, countries) Subject Area (e.g., Cognitive, Applied Psychology, etc) and Employer.
- The Chronicle of Higher Education is a source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. The Chronicle Career Center has a searchable database by Keyword (e.g., Neuroscience, Columbia, Wisconsin), Zip code, Radius from the zip code (e.g., 30 miles, 60 miles, etc) , State or Region, Category (e.g., Psychology, Sociology, etc). Keep in mind that the searchable database is for all jobs in higher education, not just psychology. You can also
- Science is the flagship website for The American Association for the Advancement of Science, "Triple A-S" (AAAS), which is an international non-profit organization dedicated to advancing science around the world by serving as an educator, leader, spokesperson and professional association. In addition to organizing membership activities, AAAS publishes the journal Science, as well as many scientific newsletters, books and reports, and spearheads programs that raise the bar of understanding for science worldwide.
- The searchable database...
- Academic360.com is a meta-collection of Internet resources that have been gathered for the academic job hunter
- Rand is..
- Employment website offers directions for how to find a job at RAND.
- USAJOBS is the official job site of the US Federal Government and....
- California Community Colleges Registry is...
- Each school typically has their own employment website where they list open positions at that school.
- Be sure to join the listservs in the field you are looking to be employed because sometimes the first job notices are sent through the listservs before being advertised on the employment websites.
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