ERIC Number: ED476156
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2001
The Academic Job Search Handbook. Third Edition.
Heiberger, Mary Morris; Vick, Julia Miller
This handbook provides specific advice on all aspects of job-seeking in an increasingly tight academic market, from the timetable for the application process through seeking tenure. New material in this edition provides more information for candidates in scientific and technical fields and more advice for those applying to technical and community colleges. The chapters are: (1) "What You Should Know before You Start"; (2) "Planning and Timing Your Search"; (3) "Written Materials for the Search: Suggestions and Samples"; (4) "Conducting the Search"; (5) "After You Take the Job"; and (6) "Thinking about the Expanded Job Market." Appendixes list job listing sources and 27 references for additional reading. (SLD)
Descriptors: Career Planning, College Faculty, College Graduates, Employment Opportunities, Higher Education, Job Applicants, Job Search Methods, Labor Market, Occupational Information, Teaching (Occupation)
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Publication Type: Books; Guides - Non-Classroom
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Note: For the first edition, see ED 343 466.