Where to Look

Chronicle of Higher Education

Inside Higher Education

Higher Ed Jobs

Times Higher Education

Community College Jobs
Academic Wiki (make sure you’re looking at the current year)

Academic Jobs Online

MLA Job List


Academic Gates (international searches)

Versatile PhD (alt-ac)

Chronicle Job Tracker

National Council on Public History

University Affairs (Canada)

Career Preparation and Planning

Karen Kelsky, The Professor Is In

Gregory Semenza, Graduate Study for the Twenty-First Century: How to Build an Academic Career in the Humanities

The Professor Is In Podcast

The Professor Is In Website and Blog

You on the Market

MLA Career Resources

Imagine PhD (career planning)

Versatile PhD (alt-ac career planning)

Building an Academic Website

Job Search Tracking Template


Columbia University Center for Career Education

Beyond Professoriate

AHA Career Diversity for Historians

From PhD to Life

Beyond Academia Podcast

Courses and Consulting Services

The Professor Is In (offers webinars, coaching, and consulting)

Beyond Professoriate (offers courses, coaching, workshops, consulting, and webinars)

Advice, Columns, Essays, Books, Podcasts
Inside Higher Ed and Chronicle of Higher Ed Advice Columns
Ivory Tower in the Rearview Mirror: Post-Ac Column
Beyond Prof's Blog on Job Searching During Covid
How to Keep Your Options Open
Applying your PhD Knowledge
What to Do If You Didn't Get the Job (Or the Other Thing You Thought Your Future Depended On), Professor Is In Podcast, Episodes 8 & 9 
Why you need a Five Year Plan, Podcast

What is Your Five Year Plan?

PhDs Do Have Transferrable Skills (2 parts)

Academics on the Market or Advisors of Grad Students Who Might Be Thusly Engaged

How to Fail on the Academic Job Market

The Professor Is in: A First-Timer on the Job Market?

The Job Market: Picking Apart Your Application

Academic Job Hunts From Hell: Why You Weren’t Picked

Becoming an Assistant Professor

How to Land a Community College Job

Martha Beck, Finding Your Own North Star

Susan Basall and Maggie Debelius, So, What Are You Going To Do With That? 

Anthony Grafton and Garrett Sullivan, How to Build a Life in the Humanities: Meditations on the Work-Life Balance


Peter Guardino's List of Every Interview Question Ever Asked

Tips for a Successful Virtual Interview 

You on the Market: Interviewing Guides

You on the Market: Campus Visits

Making the Most of a Skype Interview

The Six Ways You’re Acting Like a Graduate Student

Academic Job Interview: Tips to Prepare

How to Use Zoom

CVs and Cover Letters

How to Write a CV for the Academic Job Market

Dr. Karen’s Rules of the Academic CV

Academic CVs: 10 Irritating Mistakes

Why Your Job Cover Letter Sucks (and what you can do to fix it)

Those 12 Sentences: Evaluating Cover Letter Advice

The Teaching-Centric Letter

How To Tailor a Job Letter (Without Flattering, Pandering, or Begging)

Keys to the Cover Letter

Teaching Documents

How to Make Your Teaching More Engaging

What is Evidence of Teaching Excellence?

What’s Your Philosophy on Teaching, and Why does it Matter?

Columbia’s Guide to the Teaching Statement

The Weepy Teaching Statement: Just Say No

The Dreaded Teaching Statement: 8 Pitfalls

DIY Syllabus: What Goes into a Syllabus

Research, Teaching, and Researching Teachers

Yale Career Center’s What’s Your Teaching Philosophy?

State of the Job Market and Academia

Diverse Latino Issues in Higher Ed 

Inside Higher Ed

Chronicle of Higher Education


The Professor is In Blog and Podcast

Survey of Earned Doctorates