National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity

The National Center for Faculty Development and Diversity is a community of 40,000 graduate students, post-docs, and faculty members that support each other through professional development opportunities, training, and mentoring. The organization offers on-campus workshops, professional development training, and intensive mentoring programs to those who join. 


Vitae is an online career hub that provides exemplary professional resources for faculty and administrators. Vitae supports an online community for participants to connect with peers, colleagues and mentors. Its advice column reveals candid tips for those who are seeking employment or presenting research at conferences.  Vitae provides professional tools that include a free dossier service to manage research documents and letters of recommendations, and a comprehensive database of academic and administrative jobs. 

Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (HERC)

HERC is a nonprofit consortium of over 600 colleges and universities seeking to recruit and retain the most talented and diverse faculty, staff and executives. The partnership encourages you to utilize its excellent, free resources for your academic job search process: access to more than 21,000 higher education job opportunities, webinars, a jobseeker blog, and many more helpful tools.