Listed below are a variety of discipline-specific job search websites for you to explore and to find open positions. The listed websites have been reviewed and recommended by UCI Division of Career Pathways staff. These links are to external websites (see Disclaimer).

  • Arts & Humanities Professional Societies

    • Art & Art History – College Art Association, includes CV guides and samples and job search engine
    • Classics – American Philological Association Job Placement site, includes advice and job listings, as well as secondary language teacher positions
    • Dance – American Alliance for health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, includes academic and non-academic job search engine
    • Drama/Theatre – California Educational Theatre Organization has a job search page
    • East Asian Studies – Association for Asian Studies, currently restricted to AAS members, they are working on career advice portion
    • English – MLA Job Information List, search engine only, access restricted to members or students in departments that are members. The MLA Guide to the Job Search: A Handbook for Departments and for Ph.D.s and Ph.D. Candidates in English and Foreign Languages. New York: MLA, 1997.
    • Film & Media Studies – Society for Cinema and media Studies, Membership or institutional membership required, contact department to check, Job List
    • French & Italian– American Association for Applied Linguistics, lists some academic jobs for various foreign language faculty. Also check MLA
    • German – American Association of Teachers of German, database of available teaching jobs. Also examine MLA and aaal.org
    • History, Humanities, Social Sciences and Rhetoric and Composition – Has academic job listings for all fields listed.
    • History – American Historical Association Job Search site, members only.
    • Linguists – Website providing for non-academic and academic careers for linguists and foreign language speakers, includes specific job links and model resumes
    • Music – American Musicological Society webpage describing listserve where academic jobs are posted
    • Philosophy – American Philosophical Association Job Search database, restricted to members only
    • Spanish and Portuguese – Job listing academic and teaching positions, costs $100 to post job openings, may have better luck with Chronicle
    • Studio Art – College Art Association, includes CV guides and samples and job search engine
    • Women’s Studies – National Women’s Studies Association job listings

  • Social Sciences, Social Ecology, Education

    • Anthropology – American Anthropological Association job search engine both nonacademic and academic, good links at the bottom of the page
    • Chicana/Chicano and Latin Studies – National Association of Chicana and Chicano Studies, jobs listed on front page
    • Criminology – American Society of Criminology, Academic Job Search listing
    • Economics – American Economic Association job search website with outstanding guide for the academic job market
    • Statistics – The American Statistical Association. Job board is open to members only, membership fee is $25
    • Education – American Education Research Association
    • Environmental Health – National Environmental Health Association, job listings
    • Planning, Policy and Design – American Planning Association, job search, includes information about evaluating careers in planning
    • Political Science – American Political Science Association, tips on job search and applying
    • Psychology – American Psychological Association job site, includes CV dos and don’ts, interview tips, surviving grad school, AND N/A job options, though no listings
    • Sociology – American Sociological Association Job Search, restricted to members

  • Technical, Physical, Biological Sciences, Engineering and ICS Professional Societies

    • Biomedical Engineering – Biomedical Engineering Association. Links to job postings
    • Cell Biology – American Society for Cell Biology, includes downloadable guides for research and teaching jobs, job search board
    • Chemical Engineers – American Institute of Chemical Engineers, tips available to members only
    • Chemistry – Career Resources (Job Search Page)
    • Civil Engineers – American Society of Civil Engineers, includes academic and non-academic, internships. Job Search and Career Development tips provided to members only
    • Earth Systems Science – American Geological Institute, includes career opportunities, job listings
    • Ecological and Evolutionary Biology – Ecological Society of America, job postings, internships and searchable job forum
    • Electrical Engineering – IEEE outstanding career development resources, job listings
    • Information & Computer Science – Computing Research Association, Job list
    • Mathematics – American Mathematical Society, job search and great advice for new PhDs, includes academic and non-academic job ideas
    • Materials Science – The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, job postings, mostly academic
    • Mechanical Engineers – American Society of Mechanical Engineers, great non-academic and academic job search engine, general advice on resume and industry jobs, networking etc.
    • Microbiology – American Society of Microbiologists, great job search engine and articles, also includes postdoc links and some general career development resources
    • Molecular Biology – American Society for Biochemistry and Microbiology, job listings
    • Neurology – American Neurological Association Academic Job Postings
    • Pharmacology – American Pharmacists Association, job search page
    • Physics – American Physical Society Search engine and Professional development page, including good .pdf file on preparing for professional position
    • Physiology and BioPhysics – American Physiological Society Job Search page