Professional Development & Job Hunting Resources
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- “Demystifying the Ph.D. Job Search” (Thursday Lecture Series, Second Language Studies Department, UH Manoa), held on April 28, 2011. Click here to download a PDF of the presentation (updated April 30). It’s a little large (about 8MB), so let me know if you have trouble downloading it. It has lots of advice and useful links.
- Tips from TiPPS (Teacher Portfolio & Preparation Series) from the NFLRC (National Foreign Language Resource Center) at UH Manoa. TiPPS offers an amazing array of workshops and resources for professional development. Much of it is downloadable from their website: http://nflrc.hawaii.edu/tipps/
- Linguist List: http://linguistlist.org/
- The Chronicle of Higher Education (job listings and advice): http://chronicle.com
- TESOL Career Center: http://careers.tesol.org/
- University jobs in Adult and Distance Education, Curriculum/Instruction, Teacher Education, and other related areas: http://education.academickeys.com/
- Paul Kei Matsuda’s Blog has some great advice for graduate students: http://dissoilogoi2.blogspot.com. Here is a direct link to some of his tips in his “Unsolicited Advice” column: http://dissoilogoi2.blogspot.com/search/label/unsolicited%20advice