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Resources at Caltech
- Career tools: (networking tips, CV and resume preparation, ...)
- On Campus Recruiting and Information Sessions
- Career fairs
Caltech Alumni Association: The Caltech Alumni Association invites all Caltech postdocs to use their career services to connect with professionals, interact with experts, research contacts, and find a job.
- Preparing Your NIH Application: A good website for general information on how to prepare the forms for your NIH application.
- Center for Scientific Review: Ever wondered what those five review areas really mean? View it from the horse's mouth so to speak on this NIH website.
- Career Award Wizard: Ever wondered what Career Award at the NIH is right for you? Here's a quick way to find out.
- Grant Writing Tips Sheets
- The Chronicle of Higher Education
- Tomorrow's Professor: Preparing for careers in science and engineering
- Caltech Project for Effective Teaching: CPET's goal is to help members of the Caltech community become effective educators through practical training, an improved understanding of pedagogy, and individual feedback.
- Caltech Precollege Science Initiative: Science Club and teaching opportunities: a collaborative effort, linking science and engineering professionals with educators, teachers, and school administrators.
- Caltech Classroom Connection: Caltech outreach brings scientists into local classrooms. This program pairs Caltech volunteers with local pre-college educators.
General Postdoc Career Information
- National Postdoctoral Association: career planning resources from the National Postdoc Association
- Caltech Center for Technology and Management Education: industrial relations center at Caltech
- Caltech Biotech Club
- The Scientist: news journal for life scientists
- NIH Virtual Career Center: This webpage is useful for anyone looking at jobs and how to get the right one for their interests.
- Diversity postdoctoral fellowships & opportunities
Dual-Career Couple Links
- Dual-Career Academic Couples: What Universities Need to Know: a 2008 report by the Clayman Institute, acting as a guide for dual-career couples in academia
- Dual Science Career Couples
- Articles about spousal hiring in academia: #1 and #2