Career Search

Below is a list of online resources to help you in your career search. Web sites listed are not maintained by Georgetown University but are provided as a convenience to you.

Bolded items are noted as staff picks

 

Georgetown University Resources

Georgetown Alumni Online – Online university-wide alumni community
http://alumni.georgetown.edu

Georgetown Alumni Career Services (including the Alumni Career Network)
http://alumni.georgetown.edu/careers

Georgetown Public Policy Institute Alumni Resources
http://gppi.georgetown.edu/alumni/

Georgetown MBA Career Services
http://msb.georgetown.edu/alumni/career-services

Career Education Center/Hoya Career Connection
http://careerweb.georgetown.edu

Georgetown Entertainment & Media Alliance (GEMA) – GEMA's goal is to connect members of the Georgetown community involved in the entertainment and media industries worldwide
http://www.gema-hoyas.org/

Georgetown Technology Alliance – Creates opportunities for shared learning and service around technology and biotech issues while deepening ties between this business community and Georgetown University. 
http://www.georgetowntechalliance.com/

Latin American Alliance – This alliance is a forum for the Georgetown community to learn, discuss and analyze important issues facing Latin America
http://http://www.latinamericanalliance.com/

Wall Street Alliance – This alliance brings together more than 4,500 Georgetown alumni, parents and friends in the financial community
http://advancement.georgetown.edu/wsa/

Facebook – Join various Georgetown groups including class pages, the Georgetown Alumni page, and Alumni Career Services page
http://www.facebook.com

LinkedIn – Join the over 7,000 strong Georgetown Alumni Group
http://www.linkedin.com

 

General Job Searches

 

Nationwide

America's Job Bank – A service of the U.S. Department of Labor
http://www.ajb.dni.us

CareerBliss
http://www.careerbliss.com

CareerBuilder – Search a network of 70 sites for jobs
http://www.careerpath.com

Career City – Cutting edge careers
http://www.truecareers.com

Career Journal – General job site from the Wall Street Journal
http://www.careerjournal.com

CollegeGrad.com – Comprehensive site covering resumes to relocation
http://www.collegegrad.com

CollegeRecruiter.com – Comprehensive career resources
http://www.collegerecruiter.com

Creative Hotlist – A wide listing of positions in the arts, media, and entertainment
http://www.creativehotlist.com

EntryLevelJobs.net
http://www.entryleveljobs.net/

Flip Dog – General Employment Search with resources and special services
http://www.flipdog.com

Indeed.com
http://www.indeed.com/

INeedAResume
http://ineedaresu.me

LearnHowToBecome.org
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/

LearnHowToBecome.org: Guide to Green Careers
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/green-careers

LifeCareer
http://jobs.livecareer.com/

LifeGuides
http://www.lifeguides.me/

Public Service Careers – Professional public service jobs
http://publicservicecareers.org/

Pymetrics
https://www.pymetrics.com

Quintessential Careers
http://www.quintcareers.com

Recruiters' Online Network
http://www.ipa.com

The Riley Guide – Employment resources and job resources on the Internet
http://www.rileyguide.com

Society of Human Resource Management – Human resources jobs
http://www.shrm.org

Sustainable Business – Green dream jobs
http://www.sustainablebusiness.com/jobs/index.cfm

USAToday Career Network – Thousands of jobs from classifieds in Gannet newspapers
http://careers.usatoday.com

Yahoo! Careers
http://careers.yahoo.com

ZipRecruiter
https://www.ziprecruiter.com

 

Regional-United States

Chicago, IL

NPO.net – For and about Chicago-area nonprofits
http://www.npo.net

Huntington Beach, CA

City of Huntington Beach's employment website
http://www.surfcity-hb.org/jobs/

Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles Almanac – The Employment page has links to postings and statistics
http://www.laalmanac.com/employment/index.htm

Southern California

Metropolitan Water District of Southern California – Employment portal
http://www.mwdh2o.com/careers/

San Diego County Water Authority – Employment portal
http://www.sdcwa.org/job-opportunities

Nashville, Tennessee

Nashvillejobpost.com
http://www.nashvillejobpost.com

Washington, DC

Craig's List – Jobs and internships in DC
http://washingtondc.craigslist.org

DC Job Source – Pulls together listings from a number of different job websites
http://dcjobsource.com/

Washington Evaluators – Professional society that fosters knowledge and information sharing about evaluation
http://www.washeval.org/

Washington Jobs – A service of the Washington Post
http://www.washingtonjobs.com

Washington Networking Group – Job postings for Washington area employers
http://www.washingtonnetworkgroup.com/index.php?tg=addon/1/form&id_app=3&trt_step=1&id_step=6

Virginia

Virginia Employment Commission – Employment assistance, job postings, labor information
http://www.vec.virginia.gov/

 

Corporate Social Responsibility

CSR Europe – Nonprofit organization that promotes social responsibility
http://www.csreurope.org/

Canadian Business for Social Responsibility
http://cbsr.ca/resources/csr-jobs

Business for Social Responsibility – An organization that promotes awareness of CSR
http://www.bsr.org/

Ethical Corporation – Corporate responsibility related jobs in worldwide companies, NGOS and consultancies
http://www.ethicalcorp.com/

Net Impact
http://www.netimpact.org/

 

Education

College Student Educators International
http://www2.myacpa.org/

Academic360.com – Internet resources gathered for the academic job hunter
http://www.academic360.com/

Academic Careers Online – Faculty, research, post-doc, adjunct, administrative and senior management positions at colleges, universities, and research institutes worldwide
http://www.academiccareers.com/

Academic Employment Network – Positions in colleges and primary and secondary education institutions for faculty, staff, and administrative personnel
http://academploy.com/

The Academic Position Network – Jobs in higher education
http://www.apnjobs.com/

Carney Sandoe – Recruitment, executive search & strategic consulting services for independent & like-kind schools
http://www.carneysandoe.com/

The Chronicle of Higher Education – News source for college/university faculty and staff
http://chronicle.com/

EducationSeek.com – Information on Private Schools and Public Schools: Private school directory
http://www.educationseek.com/

The Education Group – Private School Teacher and Administrator Placement and Recruitment
http://www.educationgroup.com/

HigherEdJobs.com – Higher education position listings
https://www.higheredjobs.com/

Masters of Education Guide
http://mastersineducationguide.com/

National Association of Colleges and Employers
http://www.naceweb.org/

Profiles of Private Elementary Day Schools & High Schools – Information on US private schools
http://www.privateschoolreview.com/

School Spring Employment Source – K-12 teaching and administrative jobs from multiple sites combined
http://www.schoolspring.com/

Teacher.org
http://www.teacher.org

National Clearinghouse for Professionals in Special Education – List of recruiters
http://www.cec.sped.org/Content/NavigationMenu/ProfessionalDevelopment/CareerCenter/

SchoolMatters – Database of schools' strengths, challenges, stats and graphs
http://www.schoolmatters.com/

 

Government Affairs/Lobbying

CampaignJobs.com – Opportunities with Republican political campaigns
http://www.campaignjobs.com

Open Secrets – List of lobbying groups by sector
http://www.opensecrets.org/lobby/

Town Hall – Conservative job opportunities
http://townhall.com/

 

Government

 

General

Partnership For Public Service – Nonprofit, nonpartisan organization working to revitalize the federal government and improve government performance
http://ourpublicservice.org/about-us/careers.php

ClearanceJobs.com – Security Clearance Jobs
http://www.clearancejobs.com

Federal Jobs Net
http://www.federaljobs.net

FedWorld Information Network
http://fedworld.ntis.gov

Government Jobs – Helping individuals find jobs in the public sector
http://www.govtjobs.com

USAJOBS – A comprehensive listing of federal government vacancies
http://www.usajobs.gov

 

Legislative

Congressional Employment Information
http://www.house.gov/cao-hr

The Hill News
http://thehill.com/

Hillzoo – Capitol Hill vacancies separated by party
http://www.hillzoo.com/jobs.htm

House Majority Whip's Office Job Bank
202-225-0197

Roll Call Jobs – A good source for Capitol Hill jobs
http://www.rcjobs.com

Senate Employment Office – Provides weekly bulletins on job openings in Senators' offices and Senate Committee offices and a job opening recording, listing the latest vacancies and how to apply for them.
Senate Employment Office Job Announcement Recording: 202-228-JOBS

Senate Republican Policy Committee Resume and Job Bank
202-224-2946

THOMAS: Legislative Information on the Internet
http://thomas.loc.gov

TomManatosJobsList – A list for people looking for Capitol Hill and non-Capitol Hill jobs in Washington, DC and across the country; most jobs lean toward the Progressive/Democratic side
TomManatosJobsList-subscribe@yahoogroups.com

 

Judicial

U.S. Courts Online
http://www.uscourts.gov

 

State/Local Government

Alliance Resource Consulting – Public Sector Executive Recruiting
http://www.allianceresourceconsulting.com

CA.gov State Personnel Board
http://www.spb.ca.gov

CalOpps.org – Local government jobs throughout California
http://www.calopps.org

International City/County Management Association Job Center – Listings of local government positions
http://jobs.icma.org/

Municipal Management Association of Northern California
http://www.mmanc.org/

Municipal Management Association of Southern California
http://www.mmasc.org/

 

Health/Medical/Nursing

Graduate Nursing Job Search Resources
http://careercenter.georgetown.edu/industry-resources/graduate-nursing-resources/job-search/

Graduate Nursing Job Search Toolkit
http://careercenter.georgetown.edu/industry-resources/graduate-nursing-resources/toolkit/

Travel Nursing Jobs at Travel Nurses Now
http://www.travelnursesnow.com/

Online Psychology Career Network – Academic oriented analyses of job markets in psychology nonprofit/service organizations
http://www.socialpsychology.org/career.htm

Health Care Job Bank – Global resume exchange database with focus on healthcare, biotech, and pharmaceutical industries
http://www.healthcarejobsite.com/

Nursing Jobs
http://www.nursing-jobs.us/

Onwardhealthcare.com – Nationwide travel nurse jobs
http://www.onwardhealthcare.com/

Nurse Without Borders
http://www.nursewithoutborders.com/

 

Information Technology

CareerTech.com – Computer careers online
http://www.careertech.com/

Computerjobs.com – Job opportunities organized into 18 vertical skill sets and 19 major markets.
http://www.computerjobs.com/homepage.aspx

ComputerWork.com – Technology jobs in US and Canada
http://www.computerwork.com

CyberCoders
http://www.cybercoders.com

Dice.com – IT High Tech Job search engine for US jobs
http://www.dice.com

Hightechcareers.com
http://www.hightechcareers.com/handcrafted2.asp

Computerworld – IT Careers
http://itjobs.computerworld.com/

National Technical Employment Services
http://www.ntes.com/

 

Journalism and Publishing

Bookjobs.com – Jobs in publishing
http://www.bookjobs.com/

JournalismJobs.com – The Job Board for Media Professionals
http://www.journalismjobs.com/

Lost Remote – Career resources in television and Internet journalism
http://jobs.lostremote.com/

MediaBistro.com – career and community for media professionals
http://www.mediabistro.com/

 

Legal Services

American Bar Association
http://www.americanbar.org/aba.html

National Association for Law Placement – Directory of legal employers
http://www.nalpdirectory.com/

 

Nonprofit

American Society of Association Executives – Nonprofit executive positions
http://www.asaecenter.org

Chronicle of Philanthropy 
http://philanthropy.com/section/Jobs/224/

Commongood Careers – Search firm for nonprofits
http://www.cgcareers.org/

Community Career Center – Nonprofit job listings
http://www.opportunityknocks.org/

Corporation for National and Community Service – Government agency
http://www.nationalservice.org

Council on Foundations Job Bank
http://jobs.cof.org/home/index.cfm?site_id=11690

DC Jobs in Women's Issues
http://womensworkdc.blogspot.com

Democratic GAIN
http://www.democraticgain.org

Equal Justice Network – Civil rights clearinghouse
http://www.equaljustice.org

The Foundation Center
http://foundationcenter.org/

Good Works – National job directory of social change organizations
http://goodworksfirst.org/

Greater Washington Society of Association Executives – JOBSmart
http://www.asaecenter.org/AboutUs/GWNetwork.cfm?navItemNumber=15937

Heritage Job Bank – Nonprofit jobs from the Heritage Foundation
http://www.heritage.org/about/job-bank

Hillzoo – Links to DC area nonprofit positions
http://www.hillzoo.com/offhilljobs.htm

Idealist – Nonprofit job and internship and volunteer listings worldwide
http://www.idealist.org

Independent Sector
http://www.independentsector.org

Internet Nonprofit Center
http://www.idealist.org/info/Nonprofits

LearnHowToBecome.org: Volunteering & Nonprofit Careers
http://www.learnhowtobecome.org/volunteer-and-nonprofit-careers

McCormick Group – An executive search firm, operates a "Nonprofit Job Board"
http://www.mccormickgroup.com

National Society of Fundraising Executives
http://www.afpnet.org/

NetImpact
http://netimpact.org/

Network for Good – Index of nonprofit job resources & listings
http://www1.networkforgood.org/nonprofit-jobs

Nonprofit Career Network
http://www.nonprofitcareer.com/

Nonprofit Gateway
http://www.usa.gov/Business/Nonprofit.shtml

NonprofitOyster (also check out the salary surveys)
http://www.nonprofitoyster.com/

Nonprofit Times
http://www.thenonprofittimes.com/

Opportunity NOCs – Nonprofit organization classifieds
http://www.opportunityknocks.org/

PND Job Corner – Comprehensive listing of current nonprofit opportunities nationwide
http://foundationcenter.org/pnd/jobs/

PNP Staffing Group
https://pnpstaffinggroup.com/

Project Vote Smart – Links to think tanks and research institutes
http://www.votesmart.org

 

Policy

 

Health Policy

Grantmakers in Health – Job board
http://www.gih.org

 

Child and Family Policy

Careers in Child and Family Policy – Internship, fellowship, volunteer, and job openings around the country
http://igpa.uillinois.edu/

 

Environmental Policy

American Fisheries Society Job Board
http://www.fisheries.org

BlueGreenWorld
http://www.bluegreenworld.net

Cyber-Sierra
http://cyber-sierra.com/nrjobs/

Earthworks – Jobs in environmental sciences
http://earthworks-jobs.com

EcoEmploy
http://ecoemploy.com

Environmental Career
http://environmentalcareer.com

Environmental Career Center (ECC)
http://jobs.environmentalcareer.com/jobs/

Environmental Careers Organization
http://eco.org

Environmental Jobs Network (Australian)
http://environmentaljobs.com.au

Environmental Jobs and Volunteering in the UK
http://environmentjob.co.uk

Forestry Careers and Employment
http://forestryusa.com

GIS Connection
http://gisconnection.com

GIS Jobs Clearinghouse
http://www.gjc.org/

Green Energy Jobs
http://www.greenenergyjobs.com

GreenBiz – A resource on business and the environment
http://www.greenbiz.com/

Green Jobs
http://sustainablebusiness.com/jobs

Minnesota GIS/LIS Consortium
http://www.mngislis.org/

North American Association for Environmental Education
http://eelinked.naaee.net/n/eelink-jobs

Orion Grassroots Network
http://orionsociety.org

Professional Energy Jobs
http://professionalenergyjobs.com

Sustainable Business – Green dream jobs
http://www.sustainablebusiness.com/jobs/

Water Jobs
http://bcwaterjobs.com

 

GLBT Policy

ProGayJobs
http://www.progayjobs.com

 

Sales/Marketing/Public Relations

Advertising Age
http://adage.com/

American Marketing Association
http://www.marketingpower.com/Pages/default.aspx

International Association of Business Communicators – Communications and PR jobs
http://jobs.iabc.com/home/index.cfm?site_id=65

National Association of Sales Professionals
http://www.nasp.com/

O'Dwyer's Newsletter
http://www.odwyerpr.com

Public Relations Society of America
http://www.prsa.org/jobcenter

Variety Careers – Entertainment and media industry career website
http://careers.variety.com

 

Startups

Hired
https://hired.com

The Muse
https://www.themuse.com

Planted
https://www.planted.com

 

General Company Information

Bloomberg – Online Magazine
http://www.bloomberg.com

Crains Detroit – Business Newspaper Online
http://www.crainsdetroit.com

Fortune – Online Magazine
http://www.fortune.com

Hoover's Online – The Business Network
http://www.hoovers.com

Value Line – Online Investment Magazine
http://www.valueline.com

Vault.com – The Insider Career Network
http://www.vault.com

 

Executive Job Searches

ExecSearches – An online database of senior-level positions within nonprofits
http://www.execsearches.com

Greater Washington Society of Association Executives – JOBSmart
http://www.gwsae.org/JOBSmart/PostingJobs.htm

KAS Placement - KAS Placement is an executive level sales and marketing staffing agency that works across all industry verticals in the U.S. and Canada.
http://www.kasplacement.com 

Lucas Group – Executive search firm, recruiter, and career specialist
http://www.lucascareers.com

Six Figure Jobs – Mostly sales-related jobs, but all with 6-figure salaries
http://www.6figurejobs.com

The Ladders – Executive Level Job search engine for finance, sales, marketing, HR, law, and technology
http://www.theladders.com

 

Fellowships

Ford Foundation Fellowship Program
http://www.fordfoundation.org/grants/individuals-seeking-fellowships

Georgetown University Gervase Programs Office
http://gervaseprograms.georgetown.edu

Kaiser Family Foundation Fellowships
http://www.kff.org/mediafellows/fellowshipsinhealth/index.cfm

School of Foreign Service Fellowship Links
http://sfs.georgetown.edu/

 

Volunteering

Board Options
http://boardoptions.com

Global Volunteers
http://www.globalvolunteers.org

Idealist
http://www.idealist.org

Partners of the Americas – Volunteer exchange program throughout the Western Hemisphere
http://www.partners.net/

Volunteer Match
http://www.volunteermatch.org

 

Salary Information

Cost of Living Calculator
http://www.nerdwallet.com/cost-of-living-calculator/

Glassdoor
http://www.glassdoor.com

GuideStar – National Database of Nonprofit Organizations
http://www.guidestar.org (see tax returns)

JobStar Central Salary Resources
http://jobstar.org/tools/salary/index.htm

LegiStorm – Capitol Hill salaries
http://www.legistorm.com/

The Riley Guide – Salary resources
http://www.rileyguide.com/salguides.html

Salary.com
http://salary.com/

SalarySite.com
http://www.salarysite.com

Salary/Relocation Calculator
http://www.homefair.com

 

Staffing Services

Aditi Staffing
http://www.aditistaffing.com

PNP Staffing Group
https://pnpstaffinggroup.com/

PoliTemps Inc – Political and policy jobs
http://www.politemps.com/

 

Professional Associations

Internet Public Library – Associations on the Net: Guide to web sites of prominent organizations/associations
http://www.ipl.org/div/aon/

 

Disability Issues

The Riley Guide – List of employment resources for individuals with disabilities
http://www.rileyguide.com/abled.html

Careers and the disABLED Magazine
http://www.eop.com/mags-CD.php

disABLEDperson Inc. – Job board and information on job interviewing, accommodations, and resume writing
http://www.disabledperson.com/

Hire Potential – A national consulting and employment firm that works with corporations committed to diversity
http://www.hirepotential.com/

Job Access – Enables dedicated system for finding employment.
http://www.jobaccess.org/

Project Hired – A nonprofit that assists individuals with disabilities in finding competitive employment.
http://www.projecthired.org/

 

Graduate School

Peterson's – Peterson's searchable guide for graduate programs.
https://www.petersons.com/

Gradschools.com – Online resource for graduate school and grad program information
http://www.gradschools.com

Journalism Degrees and Programs
http://journalismdegree.org/

Ph.D. in Management - Database of online doctorate degrees in management
http://www.phdinmanagement.org/

Doctorate Degree Database
http://onlinedoctoratedegree.org/

Georgetown University School of Continuing Studies
http://scs.georgetown.edu

GRE.org – Graduate Record Examination information
http://www.ets.org/gre

Law School Admission Council
http://www.lsac.org/

Medical College Admission Test (MCAT)
https://www.aamc.org/students/applying/mcat/

BusinessDegreeOnline.com
http://www.businessdegreeonline.com/

Examfocus
http://www.examfocus.com/