Job Search Tools

For someone to be successful in the search of a job, they must have an arsenal of resources at their disposal for job application. We can refer to this as a "tool kit". The tools for different jobs will vary, but it is best to have as many tools at our disposal as possible. The tools you may need are as follows:

  • Resume
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)
  • Cover Letter
  • Teaching Statement
  • Teaching Philosophy
  • Research Statement
  • Course Evaluations
  • Transcripts
  • Writing Samples
  • Letters of Recommendation


In this section you will find resources to help you design and refine your tool kit. As you prepare for the next step in your career, take the necessary time to perfect these documents. Make sure that these documents represent your best you!

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