Jobs and Employment

Many sites aimed at job seekers seem more concerned with pointing customers at their advertisers than offering unbiased advice - beware! The listings here are not meant to be comprehensive but simply represent some of the better sites that offer genuine services (support, basic listings etc) of interest to job seekers anywhere on the globe - feedback is welcome!

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Sites that offer employment opportunities and advice including jobs in universities, colleges and research.

  • Academic360.com (US) - meta-collection of Internet resources for academic job hunter, links to faculty, staff, admin announcements, not restricted to teaching positions
  • AfterCollege.com (US) - online service that connects college students, alumni and employers through faculty and career networks at colleges and universities across the country
  • brightrecruits.com (UK) - recruitment service that connects employers from different industry sectors with jobseekers with background in physics and engineering
  • education jobs (UK) - education recruitment specialist
  • EngineerJobs (US) - engineering jobs by discipline, by city, or by state, jobs in all 50 US states and D.C.
  • gradireland.com (IE) - graduate jobs & careers advice, source of graduate jobs, employers, internships and advice
  • Graduate Careers Australia (AU) - graduate employment issues in Australia, employment & career opportunities for graduates in association with higher education sector, government & business.
  • The Graduate Job (UK) - Graduate specialist jobsite for jobseekers and recruiters, vacancies in the UK and worldwide
  • graduate-jobs.com (UK) - NOT a recruitment agency, specialist graduate job board, small and large organisations in the UK post graduate job advertisements and search CVs: graduate (jobs, employers, advice)
  • Graduate Opportunities (AU) - Graduate Jobs Directory, info on graduate jobs in Australia: Opportunities, Careers, A-Z Employers, Professional associations
  • HigherEdJobs.com (US) - focus on higher education & job and career information
  • IT Jobs for Graduates (UK) - IT specific recruitment in the graduate market, over 1,000 internship, graduate programmes & entry level vacancies
  • jobs.ac.uk (UK) - jobs in science, research, academic & related employment in the UK & abroad
  • jobsource - Architect Jobs, Electrical Engineering Jobs, Mechanical Engineering Jobs - direct links to the career sections of firms throughout the United States
  • Monster (US) - helps recent grads and college students find first career
  • phds.org (US) - profiles of over 4900 doctoral programs across 59 fields to help evaluate and decide on a school to attend

Jobs - updated

Now updated with focus on support for job-seekers