Careers Beyond the Academy - Job Search Resources
UC Berkeley Career Center
- Handshake - Your gateway to online Career Center services, exclusively for Cal students and alumni. Handshake grants one-stop access to hundreds of jobs and internships, On-Campus Recruiting (OCR), and other essential employment and internship resources.
- Job Listing Sites recommended by Career Center counseling staff - Although many of the job listings are for bachelor’s level job candidates, the sites do contain job listings for PhDs.
- Where to Find Information on Nonacademic Careers - From the Chronicle of Higher Education
- Opportunity Knocks - This comprehensive site focuses specifically on the nonprofit world.
- ScienceCareers.org - Comprehensive website for PhDs in mathematics, engineering and science.
- BioSpace.com - Search for jobs on this site. BioSpace also sponsors career fairs in the Bay Area and in other locales.
- American Mathematical Society - This site includes job listings and fellowship information for graduate students and PhDs.
- American Statistical Association - Job listings in research, government, and industry settings that typically require an advanced degree in Math and/or Statistics.
These sites offer many job listings for advanced degree candidates.
- Regional Educational Laboratory Program - Search for positions in the national educational laboratories.
- WestEd - WestEd regional laboratory, based in San Francisco, features positions in educational evaluation, administration, research and technical assistance.
- National Laboratories and Technology Centers
Academic 360.com - Faculty, staff and managerial position listings in the US and worldwide.
- AERA - Vacancy listings in educational research, administration and practice.
- California Private School Directory - 2009-2010 (free download).
- CalWest- Jobs in independent schools.
- CCC Registry - California Community Colleges' system features jobs on 109 campuses.
- Chronicle Careers - Professional and managerial jobs in the private sector, nonprofit organizations and foundations.
- HERC Higher Education Recruitment Consortium
- StudentAffairs.com - Find professional and managerial positions in college and universities.
- NIRA's World Directory of Think Tanks - This site contains links to research institutes in more than 50 countries. Search for job vacancies, fellowships and special events sponsored by the organizations.
- Associated Staffing Resources - Social work and counseling jobs in California.
- Guru.com - Billed as "the world’s largest marketplace for freelance talent."
- musicalchairs - Classical music jobs around the globe.
- onassignment.com- Temporary and temp-to-perm positions in clinical research, lab support and healthcare. Many positions are in the bay area.